Projects

VOSTARS  (Video Optical See-Through Augmented Reality Surgical system )
(1/12/2016 – 30/11/2019)
H2020 Call ICT-29-2016 G.A. 731974

http://www.vostars.eu/

VALVETECH  (Realizzazione di una valvola aortica polimerica di nuova concezione ed impiantabile tramite piattaforma robotica con tecniche di chirurgia mininvasiva )
Fondo FAS Regione Toscana.

http://www.valvetech.it/

TELE_AR (Implementazione e valutazione di una piattaforma per telemedicina con realtà aumentata per migliorare le prestazioni cliniche in aree remote)
(1/6/2014-08/12/2016)
Cofunded by Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Lucca.

SThARS (Surgical Training in identification and isolation of deformable tubular structures with hybrid Augmented Reality Simulation)
(6/11/2014-5/11/2017)
Grant “Ricerca finalizzata e Giovani ricercatori 2011-2012” Young Researchers – Italian Ministery of Health.

LASER (Electromagnetic guided in-situ laser fenestration of endovascular endoprosthesis)
(6/11/2014-5/11/2017)
Funded by Italian Ministery of Health and Regione Toscana through the call “Ricerca Finalizzata 2011-2012″

 

 

PAST PROJECTS

FRS (The Fundamentals of Robotic Surgery)
(1/12/2014-31/10/2015)
http://frsurgery.org//
SILS-Study (Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery Study)
Funded by Italian Ministery of Health and Tuscany Region through the call “Ricerca Finalizzata 2009″.
OPERA (Advanced Operating Room)
(8/3/2011-7/9/2014)
Cofunded by Regione Toscana within del PAR FAS 2007-2013 Azione 1.1 P.I.R. 1.1.B.

MILORDS (Minimally Invasive Laser Robotic assisted Diagnosis and Surgery)
(8/3/2011-7/9/2014)
Cofunded by Regione Toscana within PAR FAS 2007-2013 Azione 1.1 P.I.R. 1.1.B.

MicroVAST (Microsystems for VAscular diagnosticS and inTervention)
(1/12/2010 – 30/11/2013)
Funded by Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Pisa.
Coordinated by bio-engineering laboratories led by Prof. Paolo Dario of Scuola Sant’Anna insieme and other research laboratories  within Pisa area.
http://www.microvast.it/

Health Technology Assessment del DaVinci Master Slave Manipulator in Italia
(1/5/2010 – 31/10/2011)
PRIN Project cofunded by Ministero Italiano dell’Università e della Ricerca ( MIUR).
The goal of the project is the cost/benefits assessment of the surgical robot .
The project was coordinated by the group of economists guided by Prof. Giuseppe Turchetti of Scuola Sant’Anna in collaboration with the major Italian groups of robotic surgery.

FP7: ARAKNES (Array of Robots Augmenting the KiNematics of Endoluminal Surgery)
ARAKNES is focused on innovative robotic system for endoluminal surgery. The project aims at bringing inside the patient’s stomach a set of advanced bio-robotic and microsystem technologies for therapy and surgery.
http://www.araknes.org/

Sviluppo di un software dedicato alla generazione di modelli 3D degli organi addominali oggetto di esami radiologici volumetrici
(Software for generation of abdominal patient specific 3D models from volumetric radiological images).
Funded by Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Pisa.
View the poster of CARS 2009 Conference.

Sistema per la valutazione di strumenti chirurgici dotato di tessuti sintetici sensorizzati
Systems with software, hardware interfaces and customized sensors (Scuola Superiore S.Anna) (deliverd on April 16, 2010).
Commissioned by Johnson & Johnson Medical S.p.A.

EndoCAS – centro di eccellenza per la chirurgia assistita al calcolatore
Cofunding Centers of Excellence MIUR Bando 2001, Decreto Ministeriale, October 17, 2003 n. 193