Call for MSc Internship Applicants on Image Processing and 3D Vision

11/2021 – The Interactive Technologies research group at the School of Computing, the Department of Applied Physics, and the Microsurgery Center of Eastern Finland at Kuopio University Hospital are looking for applicants for a MSc internship project titled “Microsurgery without Instruments”. The ideal candidate should be working toward their master’s degree in computer science, applied/medical physics, photonics, computer/electrical/mechatronics engineering, or related fields. Interested students are invited to read the call for more information. The deadline to apply is December 3, 2021.


11/2021 – We presented one short paper at CSCW’21. “3D Exoscopes in Microsurgery: How 3D Exoscopes Reconfigure the Workflow of Assistant Surgeons and Nurses in the Operating Room” led by Ahreum Lee and Roman Bednarik. You can find more information from here: [PDF] [Video]

Call for BSc-MSc Thesis Applicants

10/2021 – We are offering supervision for a number of BSc and MSc thesis topics at the Interactive Technologies group, School of Computing, Joensuu campus. Interested students are invited to visit this page for more information.

Proof-of-Concept funding

06/2018 – We received a proof-of-concept funding from UEF strategic resources for prototyping future medical technologies.


06/2018 – Piotr Bartczak was presenting four full papers at the 31st IEEE CBMS International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems.


06/2018 – We were presenting three papers at ETRA’18, EMIP and Petmei in Warsaw, and running the Doctoral Symposium together with Reynold Bailey (Rochester Institute of Technology) and Marcus Nystrom (Lund University).