Thesis Proposal Presentation: Proposal for Automatic Ultrasound Operator Skill Evaluation

Zizui Chen
M.Sc. Thesis Proposal
Co-Supervisors: Drs. Mohamed Shehata, Andrew Smith, Minglun Gong

Proposal for Automatic Ultrasound Operator Skill Evaluation

Department of Computer Science
Friday, April 22, 2016, 1:30 p.m., Room EN 2022


Abstract

This project aims build a framework to automatically evaluate ultrasound operators' skill level. This research project consists of the following parts: 1. Analysis of correlation between ultrasound images and transducer positions, 2. Evaluation of Kinect 2 accuracy, 3. Data collection, 4. Data analysis based on 2D image processing techniques, 5. 3D-based multiple Kinect 2 fusion, 6. 3D-based hand segmentation and tracking.

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