ThinkMind // International Journal On Advances in Life Sciences, volume 2, numbers 3 and 4, 2010
Notes: A free access journal featuring works submitted on an invitation basis only.
Event editions: - there are 25 editions.
Articles: there are 14 articles
A Micro-Biomanipulation Training System based on Mixed-Reality
Leonardo Mattos and Darwin Caldwell
keywords: mixed-reality; teleoperation; biomanipulation; micromanipulation
A Biologically Accurate Simulation of the Locomotion of Caenorhabditis elegans
Roger Mailler, Jacob Graves, Nathan Willy, and Trevor Sarratt
keywords: Simulation, Biology, Caenorhabditis elegans, Modeling
A practiced-based technique for learners to better understand scholarly articles: An empirical study
Beebee Chua and Danilo Bernardo
keywords: scholarly articles; learning technique; education, sustainability.
Visual Instrument Guidance in Minimally Invasive Robot Surgery
Christoph Staub, Giorgio Panin, Alois Knoll, and Robert Bauernschmitt
keywords: robotic surgery; minimally invasive surgery; instrument tracking; visual guidance.
Applying the Theory of Constraints to Health Technology Assessment
P. Johan Groop, Karita H. Reijonsaari, and Paul M. Lillrank
keywords: Theory of Constraints, technology assessment, home care, healthcare operations management, mobile technology
Nonlinear Spectral Technique to Analyze White Spot Syndrome Virus Infection
Mario Alonso Bueno-Ibarra, María Cristina Chávez-Sánchez, and Josué Álvarez-Borrego
keywords: WSSV; image processing techniques; inclusion bodies; shrimp; virus
An Adaptive Entropic Thresholding Technique for Image Processing and Diagnostic Analysis of Microcirculation Videos
Nazanin Mirshahi, Sumeyra Demir, Kevin Ward, Rosalyn Hobson, Roya Hakimzadeh, and Kayvan Najarian
keywords: Microcirculatin, Image processing, multi-resolution, entropic thresholding, Adaptive local thresholding, Lorentz information measure
Experiences and Preferences of Patients Regarding a Rheumatology Interactive Health Communication Application: A qualitative Study
Rosalie van der Vaart, Constance Drossaert, Erik Taal, and Mart van de Laar
keywords: IHCA, rheumatism, patients, preferences
Learning Contexts as Ecologies of Resources: A Unifying Approach to the Interdisciplinary Development of Technology Rich Learning Activities
keywords: Keywords - context, zone of collaboration, ecology of resources model, distributed scaffolding.
Africa’s Telenursing Today (and Tomorrow?)
Sinclair Wynchank and Jill Fortuin
keywords: Telenursing; Africa; Telemedicine; Teleeducation; Distance learning.
What Motivates Faculty to Adopt Distance Learning? Data Collected from a Faculty Development Workshop Called “Build a Web Course”
Tamara Michele Powell
keywords: distance learning; hindrances to distance learning; incentives; instructional technology; motivation; professional development; training
A Process Model for Establishment of Knowledge-Based Online Control of Enterprise Processes in Manufacturing
Daniel Metz, Sachin Karadgi, and Manfred Grauer
keywords: enterprise integration, knowledge discovery in databases, data mining, online control, complex event processing
Saliency Detection Making Use of Human Visual Perception Modelling
Cristina Oprea, Constantin Paleologu, Ionut Pirnog, and Mihnea Udrea
keywords: human visual system; saliency map; visual perception; masking; perceptual decomposition.
Core-Body Temperature Acquisition Tools for Long-term Monitoring and Analysis
João M. L. P. Caldeira, Joel J. P. C. Rodrigues, José A. F. Moutinho, Marc Gilg, and Pascal Lorenz
keywords: Biosensor; Wireless sensor network; Biofeedback; e-Health; Temperature Monitoring