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Valerio and Kree Receive IEEE Visualization 15 Year Test of Time Award

October 03, 2017
Congratulations to Valerio Pascucci and Kree Cole-McLaughlin on receiving the IEEE Visualization 15 Year Test of Time Award for their paper "Efficient computation of the topology of level sets."

Using topological approaches to analyze level…

Video Spotlights

Summer Course on Image-Based Biomedical Modeling
Tools for Understanding
Connective Tissue Structure
Advancing Microscopy with FluoRender Evolution of the Medical Classroom

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Research Highlights


2016 Image-Based Biomedical Modeling (IBBM) summer course

The Image-Based Biomedical Modeling (IBBM) summer course was held for the third time in 2016, from July 11-21, 2016 in Newpark Resort, Park City (Utah). The two-week course format included the following activities: Didactic lecture sessions given by the three… Read more

Introduction to Image-Based Modeling

Sponsored by the R. Harold Burton Foundation Over the course of four weeks, students from West High School and Skyline High School and a homeschooled junior year student were given an introduction to image-based modeling (IBM) as part of the SCI Institute… Read more

Image Analysis Tools for Understanding Connective Tissue Structure

Sponsored by the Burton Foundation This summer, two Salt Lake area high school students from Copper Hills High School came to the University of Utah to participate in a hands-on research experience. The students learned how image analysis tools help… Read more
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Visualizing Hurricanes

On September 27th, Hurricane Joaquin, a Category 4 storm developed over the Atlantic Ocean pounding the Bahamas. There were a number of predications as to which way the storm would travel, one of which was that the hurricane would head north along the east… Read more

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Tomorrow, Oct 20

2:00pm: SCI Seminar: Paul Woodward , Professor, University of Minnesota presents Integrating Simulation and Visualization in Stellar Hydrodynamics

3:45pm: SCI Seminar: N. Benjamin Murphy, PhD , Postdoctoral Candidate, Tasdizen Lab presents Data Analysis for Composite Materials

Monday, Oct 23


12:00pm: Imaging Seminar: Line Kühnel presents TBA

Tuesday, Oct 24

12:25pm: NERG Seminar: Stefan Pulst, M.D. presents Antisense oligonucleotide therapy for spinocerebellar ataxia type 2

12:55pm: NERG Seminar: Collin Anderson presents Dentate Nucleus deep cerebellar stimulation for degenerative cerebellar ataxias

Wednesday, Oct 25

12:00pm: Visualization Seminar: Philip presents

Thursday, Oct 26

12:00pm: SCI Seminar: Rob MacLeod, PhD and Jeff Weiss, PhD presents Grant Writing Tips and Strategies

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2017 Image-Based Biomedical Modeling (IBBM) summer course - July 2017

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