Yi Sun obtained his PhD in Biomedical Sciences, Master of Medical imaging and Bachelor in Electronic Engineering. Since 2007, he worked in the field of computer assistant surgery planning, with focus on oral and maxillofacial surgery. His main professional interest is template-based and image-guided solution for dental implant placement, design of digital splint for orthognathic surgery, orofacial reconstruction using fibular or DCIA flap. Currently he is responsible for the 3D surgical simulation team in the department of oral and maxillofacial surgery (UZ Leuven). His current research interest are: design of patient specific implant, tissue engineering by using 3D printed titanium scaffold and development of image-guided surgical simulation system (navigation system).
Prof. dr. Reinhilde Jacobs