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Real-Time Smoke and Bleeding Simulation in Virtual Surgery

Daenzer, Stefan, Montgomery, Kevin, Dillmann, Ruediger, Unterhinninghofen, Roland
National Biocomputation Center at Stanford University
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Please use this identifier to cite or link to this publication: http://hdl.handle.net/1926/211
New: Prefer using the following doi: https://doi.org/10.54294/j9mghr
Published in The Insight Journal - 2006 MICCAI Open Science Workshop.
Submitted by Stefan Daenzer on 2006-07-01T21:59:01Z.

We describe the implementation of smoke and bleeding simulation in the open source surgery simulator SPRING \cite{montgomery02}, which is particularly targeted for minimally invasive surgery simulation. Many smoke and bleeding simulations offer high physical and visual accuracy, but the underlaying models are to complex to run in real-time while performing soft-tissue simulation, collision detection and haptic device support at the same time. Our algorithms are based on simple models, that allow the surgery simulation to run in real-time.