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Imperial College London Showcase EDEN2020

The EDEN2020 Consortium is fully committed to communicating and disseminating our project in-line with our objectives and goals. As such, the project’s coordinating team at Imperial College London, have been taking part in several events across London to showcase the work of EDEN2020 to-date. On Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th April 2018, Imperial Festival took …

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EDEN2020 Publications Update

As we enter our third year of the EDEN2020 project, we are delighted to be able to share with you our publications and research findings to date. Working together to develop an integrated platform for one-stop diagnosis and minimally invasive treatment in neurosurgery, our Consortium members are making significant advances towards its completion. To date …

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EDEN2020 launches animated video as part of Brain Tumour Awareness Month

We’re thrilled to finally be able to share with you our brand new animated video as part of the UK’s Brain Tumour Awareness Month! The new, visually engaging animation will enable our Consortium members to clearly demonstrate how significant the outcome of the new neurological equipment currently being developed as part of the project could be for those diagnosed …

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EDEN2020 Consortium Members Win Prestigious Award at the ISMR 2018

At the beginning of March, members from our project team attended ‘The International Symposium on Medical Robotics’ (ISMR 2018), held at the Academy of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia from the 1st to the 3rd March 2018. Principal Investigator Prof. Ferdinando Rodriguez y Baena, Dr. Riccardo Secoli (Imperial College), Dr. Elena De Momi and Alberto Favaro …

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Project Partner Stories: The University of Milan

The University of Milan (UMIL) is a public teaching and research university, acknowledged for its wide variety of disciplinary fields. A leading institute in Italy and Europe for scientific productivity, UMIL is the largest university in the region. The Faculty of Medicine is one of the most important in Italy, in terms of both the …

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Technical University of Munich develops exciting new open source software, SUPRA

The Technical University of Munich (TUM) is EDEN2020’s technology partner in charge of intraoperative ultrasound. The aim is for the system to be able to provide real-time, three-dimensional information about the patient anatomy, which is tremendously challenging. Marking a significant milestone in pursuit of this goal, researchers Rüdiger Göbl and Christoph Hennersperger have developed SUPRA, …

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Milan meets EDEN2020 engineers at ICT4All event

Last month, Politecnico di Milano (POLIMI) celebrated its ICT4All day (https://www.eventi.polimi.it/events/polimifest_ict4all/). Visitors of all ages interested in the world of ICT had the possibility to experience and talk to the scientists involved in computer science at the university. Guests benefited from a full day of workshops, demos and guided tours to the laboratories, showcasing some …

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GPU awarded to the POLIMI EDEN2020 Team

Having the right tool for the job can only be a good thing for producing results, and PhD Marco Vidotto has just acquired a useful piece of kit to help with his research. Marco, a PhD candidate working at POLIMI on the EDEN2020 project, recently submitted an application for the NVIDIA GPU Grant (https://developer.nvidia.com/academic_gpu_seeding), which …

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Thanks for Stopping By Professor Dini!

Professor Daniele Dini participated at the Pint of Science event in South London on the evening of the 16th of May with the title ‘Brain games: latest advances in neurosurgery’. Daniele, a key member of EDEN2020’s team, is a Professor in Tribology, a word derived from the Greek verb ‘tribo’ or ‘I rub’ and ‘logy’ or …

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Congratulations to EDEN2020 graduates for their IMechE Awards!

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) Healthcare Technologies Student and Early Career Awards 2017 took place in London on the 20th of June, with the aim to improve the world through engineering. With a total of three award categories, this competition reviews background, knowledge, methodology, results, discussion and conclusions of all applications. Two EDEN2020 researchers (Marlene …

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