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Catheter Technologies + Image Guided Therapies

Student Projects

Updated: 20.04.2017

open = Project is available

WIP = Work on project is currently In Progress / dependent availability

asap = Project can start As Soon As Possible



CT image acquisition and reconstruction (Shiras Abdurahman)

 

StatusTypeTopicAdvisorBegin
Open Thesis Preprocessing of projection images for X-ray tomographic reconstruction Abdurahman asap
Open Thesis Calibration of flat panel detector X-ray CT Abdurahman asap
Open Thesis Limited angle reconstruction for X-ray CT Abdurahman asap

 

 

Medical devices, catheters, mechanics and endoscopic imaging (Axel Boese, Michael Friebe)


StatusTypeTopicAdvisorBegin
WIP Thesis Force sensor for guide wires Boese WIP
Open Thesis Development of an Revolving Biopsy Gun Boese asap
Open Thesis MR compatible RFA needle Boese asap
WIP Thesis X-ray beam shaping mechanism for intraoperative radiation therapy for accurate tumor mapping and optimized radiation delivery Boese WIP
WIP Thesis Design and development of an MR compatible injector Boese WIP
WIP Thesis Setup of a vascular endoscopy system Boese WIP
WIP Thesis Manufacturing set up for  micro catheters Boese WIP
WIP Project Safe Heart - auscultation of the blood flow Boese WIP
Open Thesis Endoscope fixation and adaption system for ent interventions Boese asap
Open Thesis Lymph node biopsy gun Boese asap
Open Project Needle holder for MRI Interventions Boese asap

 

StatusTypeTopicAdvisorBegin
Open Thesis Table for CT interventions Friebe asap
Open Thesis Entwicklung und Ausbau der Netzwerk-Strategie von INKA Friebe asap
Open Thesis Steerable NITIONAL guidewire using external magnetic fields Friebe asap
Open Thesis Combined Xray and detector system for Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT) and EM Tracking Friebe asap


Image and signal processing, tracking technologies, MRI and materials, RFA (Alfredo IllanesJohannes Krug)

 

StatusTypeTopicAdvisorBegin
Open Thesis TRACKING ADD-ON CAMERA SYSTEM FOR GAMMAPROBES Illanes asap
Open Thesis Development of a MRI compatible Audio Transmission system with noise cancelling capabilities Illanes asap
Open Thesis Quantitative artifact assessment in a 0.5 Tesla mini MRI benchtop scanner Illanes asap
Open Thesis Photodynamic Therapy applicator Illanes asap
Open Thesis Denoising capacitive ECG signals acquired during MRI exams Krug, Illanes asap
Open Thesis Design of a capacitive electrode mattress for non-contact patient monitoring during MRI Krug asap
Open Thesis Experimental setup for new RFA methods Krug asap
Open Thesis MagReMon - MRI-Magnet Remote Monitoring Krug asap
Open Thesis Temperature Monitoring for RFA Krug asap
Open Thesis Development and evaluation of a MR-safe and Laser based System for measuring Respiratory Motion Krug asap

 


 

Projects related to mechanical engineering (Robert Odenbach)

 

StatusTypeTopicAdvisorBegin
Open all

Entwicklung und Evaluation eines generativ gefertigten, nachgiebigen und kostengünstigen Kopfphantoms

Development and evaluation of a generatively fabricated, flexible and low-cost head phantom

Odenbach asap
Open all

Entwicklung und Evaluation einer Führungseinrichtung für Ultraschall-geführte Punktionen

Development and evaluation of a guidance device for US-guided punctures

Odenbach asap
Open  all

Entwicklung und Evaluation eines flexiblen und minimal invasiven Tumorextraktors

Development and evaluation of a flexible and minimal invasive tumor extractor

Odenbach asap
Open Thesis

Entwicklung und Evaluation eines generativ gefertigten (RP)-MR-Marker

Development and evaluation of generatively printed (RP)-MR-Marker

Odenbach asap
Open all

Entwicklung und Evaluation eines entfaltbaren Trägersystems für Instrumente (z.B. Kamera)

Development and evaluation of an expandable carrier system for instruments (e.g. camera)

Odenbach asap
Open all

Entwicklung und Evaluation eines visuellen Biofeedback-Systems zur Atembewegung im MRT

Development and evaluation of a visual biofeedback system for respiratory motion in MRI     

Odenbach asap
Open all

Entwicklung und Evaluation eines Software-basierten Algorithmus zur automatisierten Erkennung der Marker-Ausrichtung im MRT-Schichtbild

Development and evaluation of a software-based algorithm for automated detection of marker-alignment in MR-images

Odenbach asap
WIP all

Entwicklung und Evaluation eines MRT-kompatiblen Atembewegungsphantoms

Development and evaluation of an MRI compatible respiratory motion phantom

Odenbach WIP
Open all

Entwicklung und Evaluation von fernsteuerbaren und MRT-kompatiblen Assistenz- und Instrumentenführungssystemen (verschiedene Projekte)

Development and evaluation of remotely controllable and MRI compatible assistance and instrument guidance devices (several projects)

Odenbach asap
Open all

Entwicklung und Evaluation eines MRT-kompatiblen Systems zur Instrumentennachführung bei Atembewegung

Development and evaluation of an MRI compatible autotracking system for respiratory motion

Odenbach asap
Open all

Immer: Ihr eigener Projektvorschlag – bitte bewerben Sie sich mit Ihrer persönlichen Idee!

Always: Your own project proposal - please feel free to apply with your personal ideas!

Odenbach asap

 

 

Radiation therapy and intraoperative imaging (Alexander van Oepen)


StatusTypeTopicAdvisorBegin
WIP Thesis Development and evaluation of an Intraoperative imaging system based on miniaturized x-ray tubes van Oepen asap
WIP Research Track Intraoperative ultrasound transducer for therapy delivery van Oepen asap
 Open Thesis/Research Track Development and evaluation of a Brachytherapy catheter (Singleballoon and Doubleballoon) van Oepen asap

 

 

Depending on the selected topic, an adjustment to bachelor or master thesis or for a student job is possible! Don't hestitate to contact us when you are interested and want to have information for one or more topics. Many more projects are available on request and your personal interest!

 

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