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Location: 

Kortrijk, BE

Date:  Nov 24, 2022
Job ID:  7601

Internship: Evaluation of 3D-AR-VR systems for healthcare applications

Barco designs technology that makes everyday life a little better. Seeing beyond the image, we develop sight, sound, and sharing solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Our focus is on three core markets: Enterprise (from meeting and control rooms to corporate spaces), Healthcare (from the radiology department to the operating room), and Entertainment (from movie theaters to live events and attractions). Our solutions make a visible impact, allowing people to enjoy compelling entertainment experiences; to foster knowledge sharing and smart decision-making in organizations and to help hospitals provide their patients with the best possible healthcare. Headquartered in Kortrijk (Belgium), Barco realized sales of 804 million euro in 2021 and has a global team of 3,000+ employees, whose passion for technology is captured in +500 granted patents.

Barco  

Barco designs technology that makes everyday life a little better. Seeing beyond the image, we develop sight, sound, and sharing solutions to help customers work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Healthcare is one of the key markets of Barco. For many years Barco has been contributing to improved healthcare by means of solutions in radiology, mammography, surgery, dermatology, dentistry, pathology etc.  

   

Innovation in healthcare  

The Barco Labs Healthcare team is constantly looking for new innovative solutions that push forward the state-of-the-art and can improve healthcare models. This group takes care of the entire innovation cycle: ideation and MVP definition, market evaluation and business case creation, R&D and clinical work for creation of proof of concepts and solutions, market and clinical / regulatory validation of the solutions, business model and business plan creation, up to commercial introduction and early pilot sales.  

  

The task at hand  

As part of our continuous efforts to provide the best possible display solutions to healthcare, we are working on a framework to evaluate and score 3D/AR/VR systems in function of a wide range of medical use cases. This requires a deep knowledge of the principles and inner workings of the technologies involved, as well as the medical use cases these systems might be used in. 

As an intern you will be part of the team working on this topic, mainly focusing on the conceptualization, creation, and implementation of tests setups This includes the use and control of optical equipment, as well as the creation of software to generate test patterns and scenes in browser (WebXR/WebGL), Unity and Unreal Engine.  

 

Qualifications  

  • Experience with graphic engines 

    • Uniti 

    • Unreal Engine 

  • Knowledge of JavaScript + WebXR or WebGL 

  • Interest and ability to proceed optical measurements are a plus  

  • Fluent communication in English  

 

Furthermore, you should be a student in a technical discipline, eligible to work at our HQ in Kortrijk Belgium. 

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