One area where the Digital Twin concept could be very helpful is healthcare. When you can make a digital model of for instance a brain that you want to operate on, it can help to experience the consequence of a surgical procedure before the actual surgery. A surgeon might train on an exact model of the patient’s brain. This article in Science Daily shows the first steps in creating a model of a patients brain. An actual digital twin of a patients brain will take some time to get mature enough to be used in daily operations.
- Title: Making the HoloLens 2: Advanced AI built Microsoft’s vision for ubiquitous computing
- Written by John Roach
- Published: 7 November 2019 by Microsoft