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International Conference on Advances in Computer-Human Interaction (2009)
Feb. 1, 2009 to Feb. 7, 2009
ISBN: 978-0-7695-3529-6
pp: 342-347
ABSTRACT
Current challenges in biomanipulations for life-sciences research include extensive operator training, low success rates and low consistency of operations. These problems were tackled here through the use of teleoperation techniques and the development of a unified interface for simultaneous control of all devices used for standard biomanipulations. The developed system was created with high-end commercial biomanipulation equipment similar to those currently in use at many research laboratories, and also included game joysticks for teleoperated control. These were integrated into a single system through the design of modular component abstractions and the implementation of a central control structure. This structure enabled the creation of an open, flexible and user-friendly biomanipulation system for improved operation performance. This paper describes the design and implementation of such system.
INDEX TERMS
Biomanipulation, Teleoperation, Cell injection
CITATION

L. Mattos and D. Caldwell, "Interface Design for MicroBiomanipulation and Teleoperation," International Conference on Advances in Computer-Human Interaction(ACHI), vol. 00, no. , pp. 342-347, 2009.
doi:10.1109/ACHI.2009.11
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