“A Realistic 3D Spatial/Symbolic Model of the Visible Human” by Tiede, Pflesser, Pommert, Riemer, Schiemann, et al. …

  • ©Ulf Tiede, Bernhard Pflesser, Andreas Pommert, Martin Riemer, Thomas Schiemann, Rainer Schubert, and Karl-Heinz Hoehne



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    A Realistic 3D Spatial/Symbolic Model of the Visible Human

Session/Category Title:   Aesthetic Interiors: Amazing Realms of the Human Body



    A 3D spatial and symbolic model for teaching and learning anatomy based on the Visible Human. Simulation of radiologic proce dures enhances the model’s unsurpassed comprehensiveness, visual quality, and flexibility.


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