Re: CAD Bodies

From: Justin R Kidder (
Date: Fri May 17 1996 - 00:04:53 EEST

Andrew Halket wrote:
> Kurt Skifstad wrote:
> > designed to digitize a human body, from head to toe, in less than 30 seconds. Our customers have imported this data directly into our
> Surfacer..
> Is there any useful output from that rather grissly experiment slicing up
> executed criminals into slices.
> Andrew

Actually, yes, there are lots of useful projects, both ongoing and completed.
See for more
details. We are using the data as test data for our research in RP of
prosthetics. But I must tell, you, the data was never digitized, it was
just CT scanned, MR imaged and photographed....


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University of Massachusetts, Amherst
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