Academic Publications


Journal Papers


  1. S. Li, M.-K. Tse, B. Brecknell, and P. Sanderson. 2018. Spearcon Sequences for Monitoring Multiple Patients: Laboratory Investigation Comparing Two Auditory Display Designs. Human Factors.

  2. J. Zestic, B. Brecknell, H. Liley and P. Sanderson. "A Novel Auditory Display for Neonatal Resuscitation: Laboratory Studies Simulating Pulse Oximetry in the First 10 Minutes After Birth." Human Factors (in press).

  3. S. Li, T.-L. Tang, A. Hickling, S. Yau, B. Brecknell, and P. Sanderson. 2017. Spearcons for patient monitoring: Laboratory investigation comparing earcons and spearcons. Human Factors, Vol. 69, 765-781.

  4. A. Hickling, B. Brecknell, R. G. Loeb, and P. Sanderson. 2016. Using a Sequence of Earcons to Monitor Multiple Simulated Patients. Human Factors: The Journal of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, Vol. 59, 268-288.

  5. R. Loeb, B. Brecknell, and P. Sanderson. 2016. The Sounds of Desaturation: A Survey of Commercial Pulse Oximeter Sonifications. Anesthesia & Analgesia.

  6. T. Grundgeiger, S. Dekker, P. Sanderson, B. Brecknell, D. Liu and L. Aitken. 2015. Obstacles to research on the effects of interruptions in healthcare. BMJ Quality and Safety.

  7. M. Towsey, B. Planitz, A. Nantes, J. Wimmer and P. Roe. 2012. A Toolbox for Animal Call Recognition. Bioacoustics. Vol. 21, No. 2, 107-128.

  8. J. Dowling, B. Planitz, A. Maeder, J. Du, B. Pham, C. Boyd, S. Chen, A. Bradley and S. Crozier. 2008. A Comparison of DCT and DWT Block Based Watermarking on Medical Image Quality. Digital Watermarking: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 5041, 454-466.

  9. B. Planitz, A. J. Maeder, and J. A. Williams. 2007. Synthesising Surface Matching Algorithms Using the Correspondence Framework. Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis, Vol. 17, No. 2, 199-203.

  10. B. Planitz, A. J. Maeder, and J. A. Williams. 2005. The Correspondence Framework for Surface Matching. Computer Vision and Image Understanding, Vol. 97, No. 3, 347-383.


Conference Papers and Abstracts


  1. K. Hinckfuss, P. Sanderson, R. Loeb, B. Brecknell, D. Liu, and H. Liley. 2017. "Novel pulse oximeter sonifications improve accuracy in premature neonatal oxygen saturation judgments for both clinician and nonclinician participants." ANZICS/ACCCN Intensive Care Annual Scientific Meeting. Gold Coast, Australia.

  2. T-L. Tang, I. Mohamed, C. Browning, B. Brecknell and P. Sanderson. 2017. "Head-worn displays for patient monitoring." The Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Europe Chapter Annual Meeting. Rome, Italy.

  3. K. Hinckfuss, P. Sanderson, R. Loeb, B. Brecknell, D. Liu, and H. Liley. 2017. "The effectiveness of novel pulse oximeter sonifications for monitoring premature neonates during multitasking and with background noise." Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand Annual Conference (PSANZ2017). Canberra, ACT.

  4. K. Hinckfuss, P. Sanderson, R. G. Loeb, B. Brecknell, D. Liu and H. Liley. 2016. "Novel pulse oximeter sonifications improve accuracy in premature neonatal oxygen saturation judgments." 41st ANZICS/ACCCN Intensive Care ASM, Perth, WA.

  5. A. Hickling, P. Sanderson, B. Brecknell and R. Loeb. 2016. Using Earcons to Monitor Multiple Patients. Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, Vol. 60, No. 1, 633.

  6. M. Pascale, P. Sanderson, D. Liu, I. Mohamed, B. Brecknell and R. Loeb. 2016. Continuous information displays for multiple patient monitoring. Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, Vol. 60, No. 1, 1556.

  7. B. Planitz, P. Sanderson, T. Kipps and C. Driver. 2013. Nurses’ self-reported smartphone use during clinical care. Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 57th Annual Meeting, San Diego, USA, Vol. 57, No. 1, 738-742.

  8. B. Planitz, P. Sanderson, C. Freeman, T. Xiao, A. Botea and C. Beltran Orihuela. 2012. Observing the Challenges of Implementing New Health ICT. Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 56th Annual Meeting, Boston, USA, Vol. 56, No. 1, 777-781.

  9. B. Planitz, P. Sanderson, C. Freeman, T. Xiao, A. Botea and C. Beltran Orihuela. 2012. Testing the prospective evaluation of a new healthcare system. AMIA, Chicago, USA, 734-743.

  10. B. Planitz, L. Hanlen and H. Suominen. 2012. Innovating health: can living labs succeed? HIC2012, Sydney.

  11. B. Planitz, P. Sanderson, C. Freeman, T. Xiao and C. Beltran Orihuela. 2012. "Predicting the Impact of Adopting New Technologies in Healthcare Facilities." HIC2012, Sydney.

  12. A. Maeder and B. Planitz. 2012. Cloud-based Medical Image Collection Database with Automated Annotation. The Fourth International Conference on Advances in Databases, Knowledge, and Data Applications, Saint Gilles, Reunion Island, 182-186.

  13. A. J. Maeder, B. Planitz and D. El Rifai. 2012. A cloud-based medical image repository. SPIE Medical Imaging Conference, San Diego, Vol. 8319.

  14. J. Wimmer, M. Towsey, B. Planitz, P. Roe and I. Williamson. 2010. Scaling Acoustic Data Analysis Through Collaboration and Automation. Microsoft eScience Conference 2010, Brisbane, 308-315.

  15. B. Planitz, P. Roe, J. Sumitomo, M. Towsey, I. Williamson, and J. Wimmer. 2009. "Listening to nature : acoustic monitoring of the environment." Microsoft eScience Workshop 2009, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh.

  16. B. Planitz, P. Roe, J. Sumitomo, M. Towsey, I. Williamson and J. Wimmer. 2009. Listening to nature: techniques for large-scale monitoring of ecosystems using acoustics. 3rd eResearch Australasia Conference, Sydney.

  17. J. Dowling, B. Planitz, A. Maeder, J. Du, B. Pham, C. Boyd, S. Chen, A. Bradley and S. Crozier. 2007. Visual Quality Assessment of Watermarked Medical Images. SPIE Medical Imaging Conference, San Diego, Vol. 6515.

  18. B. Planitz, J. Dowling, A. Maeder, S. Chen, A. Bradley, S. Crozier J. Du, B. Pham and C. Boyd. 2006. "Medical Image Watermarking." 6th Annual Health and Medical Research Conference of Queensland, Brisbane.

  19. B. Planitz, J. Dowling, A. Maeder, J. Du, B. Pham, C. Boyd, S. Chen, A. Bradley and S. Crozier. 2006. "Medical Image Watermarking: Watermark Imperceptibility and Robustness." CSIRO ICT Centre Conference (ICTCC06), Sydney.

  20. B. Planitz. 2006. "Medical Image Watermarking." CT/MRI and PACS/CR/DR Conference, Gold Coast.

  21. B. Planitz and A. J. Maeder. 2006. Perceptually-limited Modality-adaptive Medical Image Watermarking. SPIE Medical Imaging Conference, San Diego, Vol. 6146.

  22. B. Planitz and A. J. Maeder. 2005. A Study of Block-based Medical Image Watermarking Using a Perceptual Similarity Metric. Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications, Cairns.

  23. B. Planitz and A. J. Maeder. 2005. "Block-based watermarking for medical images." CSIRO ICT Centre Conference, Sydney.

  24. A. J. Maeder and B. Planitz. 2005. "Predicting Perceptual Thresholds for Medical Image Watermarking." International Medical Image Perception Society Conference, Windermere.

  25. B. Planitz and A. Maeder. 2005. Medical Image Watermarking: A Study on Image Degradation. APRS Workshop on Digital Image Computing, Brisbane, 3-8.

  26. B. Planitz, A. Maeder and J. Williams. 2003. Intrinsic Correspondence using Statistical Signature-Based Matching for 3D Surface. APRS Workshop on Digital Image Computing, Brisbane, 117-122.

  27. B. Planitz and A. J. Maeder and J. A. Williams. 2003. "The Correspondence Framework for Automatic Surface Matching." Australian and New Zealand Conference on Intelligent Information Systems, Sydney, 319-324.

  28. B. Planitz, J. A. Williams and M. Bennamoun. 2002. Automatic Correspondence of Range Images. The Fifth Asian Conference on Computer Vision, Melbourne, 562-567.

  29. B. Planitz and B. Boashash. 2000. "Evaluation of Time-Frequency and Time-Scale Signal Processing Methods." Third Australian Workshop on Signal Processing Applications 2000 Proceedings, Brisbane.