|Anders Sandholm is a PhD candidate and a Marie Currie Early Stage Researcher supervised by Professor Daniel Thalmann, Vrlab at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland. |
After his master of science aimed toward media technology and visualization Andes worked as an IT consultant in Stockholm, before joining the eHealth Institute in Kalmar and The Programming Environments Laboratory, Linkopings University. During this period Anders worked with the modeling and simulation language, Modelica, and the open source platform OpenModelica. During this year Anders main research where to evaluate if and how an object oriented language (Modelica) could be used in medical simulators that uses haptic devices or accurate tracking devices. During this year he also performed an clinic investigation on a medical simulator, developed numerical libraries to be used in Modelica models and overall development of the OpenModelica compiler and graphical user interfaces.