Welcome to the Xtra Library for
Thermo Scientific Amira, Avizo and PerGeos Software

Below you will find a collection of add-ons (recipes, scripts, demos,…) that will help you improve your day-to-day use of Amira-Avizo and PerGeos Software and make you gain both time and efficiency.
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Porosity Volume Fraction Analysis NEW
Add-on How-to

Porosity Volume Fraction Analysis

Project (hx, pgo), Demo, Data

18 Nov 2021 - This tutorial demonstrates the steps to quantify porosity volume fraction and distribution.

Inter Time Steps Recipe Player NEW
Add-on How-to

Inter Time Steps Recipe Player

Recipe (hxrecipe), Python (pyscro), Project (hx, pgo), Demo, Data

18 Nov 2021 - The Inter Time Steps Recipe Player module executes a two-input recipe to a specific pair of two successive time steps of a time series dataset, or to all its pairs of two successive time steps.

Xplore5D Tutorial Data
How-to

Xplore5D Tutorial Data

Data

8 Jul 2021 - This Xtra provides the data used in the tutorials for the Xplore5D extension, available in Amira-Avizo 2021.1

Component Verification Using X-ray Computed Tomography and CAD Comparison
How-to

Component Verification Using X-ray Computed Tomography and CAD Comparison

Demo, Data, Misc

3 Mar 2021 - The following video and training material uses an additively manufactured con rod to demonstrate how the surface profile generated from X-ray CT data can be compared to the original component CAD design.

Multi-Component Analysis of X-ray Computed Tomography Datasets
Add-on How-to

Multi-Component Analysis of X-ray Computed Tomography Datasets

Recipe (hxrecipe), Project (hx, pgo), Demo, Data, Misc

4 Jan 2021 - The following videos and training material detail the steps taken to automate the analysis of multiple parts in a single X-ray CT volume.

Analysis of X-ray CT Calibration Spheres using the Metrology Workroom
How-to

Analysis of X-ray CT Calibration Spheres using the Metrology Workroom

Demo, Data, Misc

4 Jan 2021 - This video presents how to use the Metrology workroom to analyze calibration spheres used in X-ray Computed Tomography.

Thresholding From Mean
Add-on How-to

Thresholding From Mean

Python (pyscro), Data

4 Jan 2021 - This module performs an adaptive global thresholding of the input image by computing a deviation from the mean of its grayscale values.

Relative Area Fraction for Amira-Avizo2D
Add-on How-to

Relative Area Fraction for Amira-Avizo2D

Recipe ISP (hxisp,a2d), Python (pyscro), Data, Misc

5 Oct 2020 - This Xtra provides a module to help compute the area fraction of a label over the area of another label in Amira-Avizo2D.

2D Cell Tracking Example
Add-on

2D Cell Tracking Example

Recipe (hxrecipe), Project (hx, pgo), Demo, Data

24 Aug 2020 - A 2D cell tracking example from a multichannel time series data set. Contains a segmentation recipe, modules needed to track the cells through time, and a video of the finished result.

Optical Thin Section Pore Space Characterization in HSV colorspace
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Optical Thin Section Pore Space Characterization in HSV colorspace

Python (pyscro), Project (hx, pgo), Data

10 Jul 2020 - Optical Thin Section Pore Space is segmented converting RGBA images in HSV colorspace by means of Python scripts.

XFiber Automation
Add-on

XFiber Automation

Tcl, Project (hx, pgo), Data

17 Jun 2020 - To make use of XFiber, the user usually needs to input many parameters. This package provides 2 tools to ease Xfiber process by presetting Cylinder Correlation and Auto Trace Correlation modules values.

Molar Segmentation Using Watershed and Top-Hat and Surface Generation
Add-on How-to

Molar Segmentation Using Watershed and Top-Hat and Surface Generation

Project (hx, pgo), Demo, Data

11 May 2020 - Data, tutorial, and complete project for segmenting a CT-scanned human molar artifact. The tutorial and project cover advanced image segmentation and surface generation.

2D SEM  (White) Grain Segmentation
Add-on

2D SEM (White) Grain Segmentation

Recipe (hxrecipe), Data

21 Oct 2019 - This recipe segments and calculate the physical attributes of the white grains in the 2D SEM image

Random Forests for Multiclass Segmentation using Python API in PerGeos
Add-on

Random Forests for Multiclass Segmentation using Python API in PerGeos

Python (pyscro), Project (hx, pgo), Data

21 Oct 2019 - Simple demonstration of feature computation where the feature vector contains intensity and 2D eigenvalues (X & Y). This example uses random forests implementation from the sklearn package.

Length Distribution Analysis
Add-on How-to

Length Distribution Analysis

Recipe (hxrecipe), Project (hx, pgo), Demo, Data

21 Oct 2019 - This tutorial demonstrated how to quantify thickness distribution along the length

Porosity Clustering Analysis and Distance to Surface
Add-on How-to

Porosity Clustering Analysis and Distance to Surface

Recipe (hxrecipe), Project (hx, pgo), Demo, Data

21 Oct 2019 - This tutorial demonstrates the steps to quantify porosity distribution and the distance to surface analysis.

Cracks and cavities segmentation in CT data
Add-on

Cracks and cavities segmentation in CT data

Recipe (hxrecipe), Data

21 Oct 2019 - This recipe is useful in segmenting data with cracks/pores and cavities.

Relative pore fraction
Add-on How-to

Relative pore fraction

Recipe (hxrecipe), Demo, Data

16 Oct 2019 - The calculation of a relative pore fraction for each separated grains.

Recipe Sequencer
Add-on

Recipe Sequencer

Recipe (hxrecipe), XPand module, Data

14 Oct 2019 - Module for sequencing a recipe on each individual isolated label from a label field.

Berea Pore Size Distribution Tutorial
Add-on How-to

Berea Pore Size Distribution Tutorial

Recipe (hxrecipe), Project (hx, pgo), Demo, Data

11 Oct 2019 - Create a semi-automatic workflow for Pore Size Distribution on Berea sandstone

Tutorial: Generate a DVC mesh of complex shapes
Add-on How-to

Tutorial: Generate a DVC mesh of complex shapes

Demo, Data

10 Oct 2019 - This tutorial describes how to build a DVC mesh for specimens with complex shapes.