Antonio Zorcolo

Antonio Zorcolo is a software engineer in the Visual Computing (ViC) group at the Center for Advanced Studies, Research, and Development in Sardinia (CRS4). He holds a Diploma (B. Sc.) degree (1997) in Computer Science from the University of Cagliari. His current interests include volumetric visualization and surgical simulation.

Contact

Antonio Zorcolo, Engineer
phone: +39-070-9250-264  
fax: +39-070-9250-216  
email: zarco@crs4.it  
url: /vic/cgi-bin/people-page.cgi?name='antonio.zorcolo'  

Projects

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MONTEPRAMA4: 3D digitization and exploration of Mont'e Prama Statues
Funded by MIBAC/ArcheoSAR under contract ARCHEOSAR/CRS4 CIPE-93/2012
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MUSEOLIQUIDO: 3D scanning pipeline theory and practice
Funded by MIBAC/ArcheoSAR under contract ARCHEOSAR/MUSEOLIQUIDO
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MONTEPRAMA3: 3D virtual exploration of the Mont'e Prama statues - Sassari and Rome installation
Funded by MIBAC/ArcheoSSNU under contract ARCHEOSSNU/CRS4 2
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DISTRICT-LAB3D: Acquisition, Distribution, and Visualization of Complex 3D Models Laboratory
Funded by Regione Sardegna under contract POR Sardegna 2000-2006 Misura 3.13
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EYESIM: Cataract Surgery Simulator
Funded by DIES Group under contract DIES2
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IERAPSI: An Integrated Environment for Rehearsal And Planning of Surgical Interventions
Funded by EU Fifth Framework Program under contract IST-1999-12175

Journal Articles

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[1] Marco Agus, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. Real-time Haptic and Visual Simulation of Bone Dissection. Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 12(1): 110-122, February 2003. 
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[2] Marco Agus, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. A multiprocessor decoupled system for the simulation of temporal bone surgery. Computing and Visualization in Science, 5(1): 35-43, 2002. 
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[3] Gassan Abdoulaev, Sandro Cadeddu, Giovanni Delussu, Marco Donizelli, Luca Formaggia, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Andrea Leone, Cristina Manzi, Piero Pili, Alan Scheinine, Massimiliano Tuveri, Alberto Varone, Alessandro Veneziani, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. ViVa: The Virtual Vascular Project. IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, 22(4): 268-274, December 1998. 
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[4] Piero Pili, Antonio Zorcolo, Enrico Gobbetti, and Massimiliano Tuveri. Interactive 3D Visualization of Carotid Arteries. International Angiology, 16(3): 153, September 1997.
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[5] Antonio Zorcolo, Piero Pili, and Enrico Gobbetti. Head-Tracked Stereoscopic Viewing and 3D Interaction for Medical Volume Visualization. Computer Aided Surgery, 2: 42-49, September 1997. Proceedings First International Congress on Computer-Integrated Surgery in the Area od the Head and Spine (CIS'97), Held in Linz, Austria, September 25-27.

Book Contributions

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[1] Marco Agus, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. Tracking the movement of surgical tools in a virtual temporal bone dissection simulator. In Surgery Simulation and Soft Tissue Modeling. Pages 102-109, Springer Verlag, New York, NY, USA, June 2003. 
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[2] Marco Agus, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Bruno Picasso, Stefano Sellari Franceschini, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. A haptic model of a bone-cutting burr. In J. D. Westwood, editor, Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 2003. Pages 4-10, IOS, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, January 2003. 
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[3] Antonio Zorcolo, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Massimiliano Tuveri. A Volumetric Virtual Environment for Catheter Insertion Simulation. In Robert van Liere and Juriaan Mulder, editors, Virtual Environments 2000, Springer Verlag, June 2000. 
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[4] Antonio Zorcolo, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Massimiliano Tuveri. Catheter insertion simulation with co-registered direct volume rendering and haptic feedback. In J. D. Westwood, H. M. Hoffman, G. T. Mogel, R. A. Robb, and D. Stredney, editors, Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 2000 - Envisioning Healing: Interactive Technology and the Patient-Practioner Dialogue. Pages 96-98, IOS, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, January 2000. 
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[5] Enrico Gobbetti and Antonio Zorcolo. Interactive Direct Volume Rendering. In CRS4 Bulletin 1998, CRS4, Center for Advanced Studies, Research, and Development in Sardinia, Cagliari, Italy, 1998.

Conference Papers

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[1] Enrico Gobbetti, Marco Agus, Fabio Bettio, Alberto Jaspe Villanueva, Fabio Marton, Ruggero Pintus, Giovanni Pintore, and Antonio Zorcolo. CRS4 Visual Computing. In STAG 2016 Lab Presentations, October 2016. To appear. 
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[2] Marco Agus, Giovanni Pintore, Fabio Marton, Enrico Gobbetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. Visual enhancements for improved interactive rendering on light field displays. In Eurographics Italian Chapter Conference. Pages 1-7. Eurographics Association, November 2011. 
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[3] Marco Agus, Fabio Bettio, Enrico Gobbetti, Fabio Marton, and Antonio Zorcolo. Advances in massive model visualization in the CYBERSAR project. In Final workshop of GRID projects, PON RICERCA 2000-2006, AVVISO 1575, February 2009. 
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[4] Marco Agus, Fabio Bettio, Enrico Gobbetti, Fabio Marton, and Antonio Zorcolo. Recent results in rendering massive models on horizontal parallax-only light field displays. In Final workshop of GRID projects, PON RICERCA 2000-2006, AVVISO 1575, February 2009. 
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[5] Marco Agus, Enrico Gobbetti, Giovanni Pintore, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. Real Time Simulation of Phaco-emulsification for Cataract Surgery Training. In Workshop in Virtual Reality Interactions and Physical Simulations (VRIPHYS 2006), November 2006. Eurographics Association. Conference held in Madrid, Spain, November 6-7. 
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[6] Marco Agus, Enrico Gobbetti, Giovanni Pintore, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. Real-time Cataract Surgery Simulation for Training. In Eurographics Italian Chapter Conference. Eurographics Association, 2006. 
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[7] Gavin Brelstaff, Marco Agus, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, Antonio Zorcolo, Bruno Picasso, and Stefano Sellari Franceschini. Towards a psychophysical evaluation of a surgical simulator for bone-burring. In Proc. Second Symposium on Applied Perception in Graphics and Visualization. Pages 139-143. ACM Press, August 2005. 
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[8] Marco Agus, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. Hardware-Accelerated Dynamic Volume Rendering for Real-Time Surgical Simulation. In Workshop in Virtual Reality Interactions and Physical Simulations (VRIPHYS 2004), September 2004. Conference held in Colima, Mexico, September 20-21, 2004. 
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[9] Marco Agus, Gavin Brelstaff, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, Antonio Zorcolo, Bruno Picasso, and Stefano Sellari Franceschini. Physics-based burr haptic simulation: tuning and evaluation. In Proc. 12th International Symposium on Haptic Interfaces for Virtual Environment and Teleoperator Systems (HAPTICS04). Pages 128-135. IEEE Computer Society Press, April 2004. Best Student Paper Award. 
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[10] Marco Agus, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. Adaptive techniques for real-time haptic and visual simulation of bone dissection. In IEEE Virtual Reality Conference. Pages 102-109. IEEE Computer Society Press, March 2003. 
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[11] Marco Agus, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. Un sistema multiprocessore per la simulazione della chirurgia sull'osso temporale. In Proceedings of the Second MIMOS Conference, October 2002. 
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[12] Marco Agus, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. Haptic Simulation of Bone Dissection. In Abstract - SIMAI 2002 Symposium on Methods and Applications in Advanced Computational Mechanics, May 2002. 
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[13] Marco Agus, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. Real-time Haptic and Visual Simulation of Bone Dissection. In IEEE Virtual Reality Conference. Pages 209-216. IEEE Computer Society Press, February 2002. 
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[14] Antonio Zorcolo, Enrico Gobbetti, Piero Pili, and Massimiliano Tuveri. Catheter insertion simulation with combined visual and haptic feedback. In Proc. First PHANToM Users Research Symposium (PURS'99), May 1999. Conference held in Heidelberg, Germany, May 21-22. 
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[15] Enrico Gobbetti, Piero Pili, Antonio Zorcolo, and Massimiliano Tuveri. Interactive Virtual Angioscopy. In Proceedings IEEE Visualization. Pages 435-438. IEEE Computer Society Press, October 1998. 
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[16] Antonio Zorcolo, Piero Pili, and Enrico Gobbetti. A Medical Volume Visualization System supporting Head-tracked Stereoscopic Viewing and Direct 3D Interaction. In C. Bartolozzi and D. Caramella, editors, Proceedings 15th International EuroPACS Meeting, September 1997. 

Technical Reports

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[1] Antonio Zorcolo, Marco Agus, and Enrico Gobbetti. Visualizzazione Volumetrica Diretta Interattiva con effetti di illuminazione mediante Register Combiner OpenGL. Technical Report CRS4 TR/. CRS4, Center for Advanced Studies, Research, and Development in Sardinia. Cagliari, Italy, June 2003. 
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[2] Marco Agus, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo. IERAPSI Petrous bone surgical simulation platform. Deliverable D4.2. EU Project IERAPSI (IST-1999-12175), January 2003. 
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[3] Antonio Zorcolo, Piero Pili, and Enrico Gobbetti. TVR: Un Visualizzatore Volumetrico ad Alte Prestazioni basato su OpenGL 1.0. Technical Report 97/. CRS4, Center for Advanced Studies, Research, and Development in Sardinia. Cagliari, Italy, November 1997. 

Videos

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Enrico Gobbetti, Ruggero Pintus, Fabio Bettio, Fabio Marton, Roberto Combet, Emilio Merella, Marco Agus, Giovanni Pintore, Antonio Zorcolo, Marcos Balsa Rodriguez, Alberto Jaspe Villanueva, Katia Brigaglia, and Cinzia Sardu
Digital Mont'e Prama
CRS4 Video n. 175 - Date: May 2015
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Roberto Combet, Enrico Gobbetti, Emilio Merella, Claudio Mura, Ruggero Pintus, Alex Tinti, Antonio Zorcolo
Acquisition, Reconstruction and Display of Mont'e Prama Statues
CRS4 Video n. 158 - Date: October 2010
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Enrico Gobbetti, Marco Agus, Fabio Bettio, José Antonio Iglesias Guitián, Fabio Marton, Giovanni Pintore, Antonio Zorcolo
CRS4 Visual Computing Group - Activity Overview
CRS4 Video n. 147 - Date: September 2008
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Marco Agus, Fabio Bettio, Enrico Gobbetti, Giovanni Pintore, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo
Real time Cataract Surgery Simulation for Training
CRS4 Video n. 133 - Date: 02/2006
Presented at Eurographics Italian Chapter Conference. Eurographics Association, 2006.
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Marco Agus, Fabio Bettio, Enrico Gobbetti, Giovanni Pintore, and Antonio Zorcolo
Cataract Surgery Simulation: Corneal Incision and Capsulorhexis
CRS4 Video n. 130 - Date: 05/2005
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Fabio Bettio, Maria Antonietta Casu, Enrico Gobbetti, Raymond Mongeau, Giovanni Pintore, and Antonio Zorcolo
Interactive volume rendering from schematic mouse brain sections
CRS4 Video n. 117 - Date: 12/2003
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Antonio Zorcolo,Enrico Gobbetti and Marco Agus
Head Tracked Direct volume Rendering with shading for Medical Data Exploration
CRS4 Video n. 112 - Date: 06/2003
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Antonio Zorcolo,Enrico Gobbetti and Marco Agus
Interactive Direct volume Rendering with shading for Medical Data Exploration
CRS4 Video n. 109 - Date: 06/2003
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Marco Agus, Fabio Bettio, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, Antonio Zorcolo, Michele D'Anteo, Stefano Sellari Franceschini, and Simone Valori
Real and Virtual Surgical Procedures on the Temporal Bone
CRS4 Video n. 104 - Date: 10/2002 - Duration: 00:08:30
Presented at: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, Conference held in Los Angeles, CA, USA, March 22-26, 2003.
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Marco Agus, Fabio Bettio, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, Antonio Zorcolo, and Stefano Sellari Franceschini
Extradural Bone Removal Simulation
CRS4 Video n. 103 - Date: 10/2002 - Duration: 00:07:03
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Marco Agus, Fabio Bettio, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Aantonio Zorcolo
Real-time haptic and visual simulation of bone dissection
CRS4 Video n. 97 - Date: 09/2001 - Duration: 00:04:25
Presented at: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, Conference held in Orlando, FL, USA, March 24-28, 2002.
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Gassan Abdoulaev, Sandro Cadeddu, Monica Camba, Giovanni DeLussu, Marco Donizelli, Luca Formaggia, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Andrea O. Leone, Cristina Manzi, Piero Pili, Alan L. Scheinine, Alberto Varone, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo
Blood Flow in Abdominal Aorta - Set of Test Cases
CRS4 Video n. 92 - Date: 06/2000 - Duration: 00:09:41
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A.Giachetti and A.Zorcolo
Interactive 3D segmentation of arterial bifurcations
CRS4 Video n. 89 - Date: 03/2000 - Duration: 04:42.28
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Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Gianluigi Zanetti, and Antonio Zorcolo
Aneurysm Detection with Simplex Mesh Balloons
CRS4 Video n. 85 - Date: 10/99 - Duration: 00:01:11
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P.Pili, E.Gobbetti, A.Zorcolo, M.Fato, F.Beltrame, and I.Sobel
Color Composite Virtual Hologram Displays for Medical Visualization and Surgical Training
CRS4 Video n. 83 - Date: 09/99 - Duration: 00:05:56
Presented at Eurographics'99 Industrial Sessions, Milan, Italy, September 1999.
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A. Zorcolo, E. Gobbetti, P. Pili, and M. Tuveri
Simulatore di procedura chirurgica per l'inserimento in arteria di ago-cannula
CRS4 Video n. 80i - Date: 06/99 - Duration: 00:05:38
Versione italiana del video: Surgical needle insertion simulation with combined visual and haptic feedback, no. 80, CRS4
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A. Zorcolo, E. Gobbetti, P. Pili, and M. Tuveri
Surgical needle insertion simulation with combined visual and haptic feedback
CRS4 Video n. 80 - Date: 05/99 - Duration: 00:05:18
Presented at First PHANToM Users Research Symposium (PURS'99) Heidelberg, Germany, May 1999
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Antonio Zorcolo, Enrico Gobbetti
Surgical needle insertion simulation with combined visual and haptic feedback
CRS4 Video n. 76 - Date: 03/99 - Duration: 00:01:26
Presented at MMVR2000, San Francisco, CA, USA, January 2000.
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Gassan Abdoulaev, Sandro Cadeddu, Monica Camba, Giovanni DeLussu, Marco Donizelli, Luca Formaggia, Andrea Giachetti, Enrico Gobbetti, Andrea O. Leone, Cristina Manzi, Piero Pili, Alan L. Scheinine, Alberto Varone, Gianluigi Zanetti, Antonio Zorcolo, and E. Neri
Simulation of Blood Flow in a Popliteal Artery
CRS4 Video n. 74 - Date: 12/98 - Duration: 00:04:22
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E.Gobbetti, A.Zorcolo, E.Bonomi, L.Brieger, C.M.Nardone and E.Pieroni
Interactive Direct Volume Rendering of a Migrated Seismic Section
CRS4 Video n. 65 - Date: 05/98 - Duration: 00:03:40
CRS4 TR, Cagliari, Italy, May 1998.
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Enrico Gobbetti, Piero Pili, Antonio Zorcolo and Massimiliano Tuveri
Interactive Virtual Angioscopy
CRS4 Video n. 60b - Date: 08/98 - Duration: 00:04:40
IEEE Visualization, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA, October 1998
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Enrico Gobbetti, Piero Pili, Antonio Zorcolo and Massimiliano Tuveri
Interactive Virtual Angioscopy
CRS4 Video n. 60 - Date: 03/98 - Duration: 00:04:10
IEEE Visualization, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA, October 1998
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E.Gobbetti, P.Pili, A.Zorcolo
Interactive Angioscopy from CT Carotid Data using Real-time Stereoscopic Direct Volume Rendering
CRS4 Video n. 55 - Date: 11/97 - Duration: 00:03:30
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P.Pili, A.Zorcolo, E.Gobbetti
Interactive Visualization of CT Carotid Data using Interactive Tissue Classification and Head Motion 3D Tracking
CRS4 Video n. 54 - Date: 10/97 - Duration: 00:05:30
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A.Zorcolo, P.Pili, E.Gobbetti
A Medical Volume Visualization System supporting Head-tracked Stereoscopic Viewing and Direct 3D Interaction
CRS4 Video n. 50 - Date: 9/97 - Duration: 00:03:15
Presented at the 15th International EuroPACS Meeting, Pisa, Italy, September 1997
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Antonio Zorcolo, Piero Pili, and Enrico Gobbetti
Head-tracked Stereoscopic Viewing and 3D Interaction for Medical Volume Visualization
CRS4 Video n. 42b - Date: 9/98 - Duration: 00:03:50
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A.Zorcolo
Interactive Stereoscopic Visualization of Volumetric Medical Data via Texture Mapping
CRS4 Video n. 42 - Date: 4/97 - Duration: 00:08:00
Presented at the First International Congress on Computer-Integrated Surgery in the Area od the Head and Spine (CIS'97), Linz, Austria, September 25-27