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3D Visualization of an Ancient Egyptian Mummy
May/June 1992 (vol. 12 no. 3)
pp. 13-17

The visualization of the 3D shape of an ancient Egyptian mummy from CT images, and the analysis of the internal bony structure using a surgical simulation system are discussed. The applications of 3D image analysis to mummies by various research groups are outlined. The advantages of 3D image analysis of mummies are summarized.

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Citation:
Takami Yasuda, Shigeki Yokoi, Hiroshi Ohshita, Jun-ichiro Toriwaki, "3D Visualization of an Ancient Egyptian Mummy," IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 13-17, May-June 1992, doi:10.1109/38.135909
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