ECE Robotics Control Lab wins best paper award at MICCAI 2017

Congratulations to the ECE Robotics Control Lab team for receiving the MICCAI IJCARS Best Paper Award entitled “Detection and grading of prostate cancer using temporal enhanced ultrasound: combining deep neural networks and tissue mimicking simulations”! The award was received at MICCAI 2017, the 20th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention.

The MICCAI conference is the premier conference in the field of Visualization in Biomedical Computing, Computer Vision and Virtual Reality in Robotics and Medicine, and Medical Robotics and Computer Assisted Surgery. The 2017 MICCAI conference took place in Quebec City from September 10 – 14, 2017.

The MICCAI IJCARS Best Paper Award recognizes the highest quality paper in the Special Issue on the main MICCAI conference, published in the International Journal for Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (IJCARS). This award is sponsored by the International Foundation of CARS.