Visualization in Medicine and Life Sciences II

Progress and New Challenges


ISBN: 978-3-642-21607-7 (Print) 978-3-642-21608-4 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Feature Extraction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-25

      Discrete Distortion for 3D Data Analysis

    3. Chapter

      Pages 27-44

      Interactive Visualization–A Key Prerequisite for Reconstruction and Analysis of Anatomically Realistic Neural Networks

    4. Chapter

      Pages 45-59

      MRI-Based Visualisation and Quantification of Rheumatoid and Psoriatic Arthritis of the Knee

    5. Chapter

      Pages 61-68

      An Application for the Visualization and Quantification of HIV-Associated Lipodystrophy from Magnetic Resonance Imaging Datasets

  3. Classification

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-69

    2. Chapter

      Pages 71-89

      Semi-Automatic Rough Classification of Multichannel Medical Imaging Data

    3. Chapter

      Pages 91-106

      An Evaluation of Peak Finding for DVR Classification of Biological Data

  4. Volumes and Shapes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 107-107

    2. Chapter

      Pages 109-132

      Vessel Visualization with Volume Rendering

    3. Chapter

      Pages 133-151

      Efficient Selection of Representative Views and Navigation Paths for Volume Data Exploration

    4. Chapter

      Pages 153-170

      Feature Preserving Smoothing of Shapes Using Saliency Skeletons

  5. Tensor Visualization

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 171-171

    2. Chapter

      Pages 173-190

      Enhanced DTI Tracking with Adaptive Tensor Interpolation

    3. Chapter

      Pages 191-208

      Image-Space Tensor Field Visualization Using a LIC-like Method

    4. Chapter

      Pages 209-225

      Towards a High-quality Visualization of Higher-order Reynold’s Glyphs for Diffusion Tensor Imaging

  6. Visualizing Genes, Proteins, and Molecules

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 227-227

    2. Chapter

      Pages 229-247

      VENLO: Interactive Visual Exploration of Aligned Biological Networks and Their Evolution

    3. Chapter

      Pages 249-264

      Embedding Biomolecular Information in a Scene Graph System

    4. Chapter

      Pages 265-283

      Linking Advanced Visualization and MATLAB for the Analysis of 3D Gene Expression Data

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 285-288