From a small company founded by university friends, to becoming a key player in a global market, 10 years have gone in a structured light flash. On the other hand, an extraordinary amount of teamwork and exciting discoveries make up the frames of our journey.
Valentin Vanhecke of the Dutch company 4Visualization has scanned the astonishingly well preserved skeleton of a giant dinosaur that lived 66 million years ago. The newly mounted skeleton is now on display at a local museum.
With Artec Eva and Space Spider 3D scanners, engineers at NASA’s Hybrid Reality Lab are able to scan tools and other assets that are used in space and create 3D printed trackable versions that can be used to enhance training.
Scientists at the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) are working on the next breakthrough in 3D scanning technology, and they need volunteers.
In a recent study at Akdeniz University in Antalya, Turkey, Artec’s Eva 3D scanner was instrumental in the innovation of a highly accurate method of tracking the behavior of human facial soft tissues depending on the position of the body.
Dr. Ken Stewart, of the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh, uses Artec Spider to capture the geometry of ears with precision and design implants for patients with microtia, a congenital ear condition.