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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
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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
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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.

Using Tcl Command Module for Multi-File OBJ Export
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Using Tcl Command Module for Multi-File OBJ Export

Tcl, Project (hx, pgo)

7 Sep 2021 - The Tcl Command Module makes it easy to export the surfaces of single objects from a multi-object surface as OBJ (Wavefront) files.

Extract Oriented Labels
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Extract Oriented Labels

Python (pyscro), Project (hx, pgo)

29 Mar 2021 - The Extract Oriented Labels module extracts every label from the input label image, and resamples each image along its own main orientations (or eigenvectors).

Image Segmentation Evaluation Using Standard Metrics (Python)
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Image Segmentation Evaluation Using Standard Metrics (Python)

Python (pyscro), Project (hx, pgo)

8 Mar 2021 - Segmentation evaluation using standard precision, and recall metrics for comparing two segmentation labels.

Getting Started with Flatten Module
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Getting Started with Flatten Module

Project (hx, pgo), Demo

8 Mar 2021 - This tutorial demonstrates use of the Flatten experimental module to create interactive contours by defining the unfolding surface while respecting the constraints of the module inputs.

Multi-Component Analysis of X-ray Computed Tomography Datasets
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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.

Automatic extraction of surface cross section
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Automatic extraction of surface cross section

Python (pyscro), Project (hx, pgo)

20 Oct 2020 - Create partially transparent capping surfaces

2D Cell Tracking Example
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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.

Cell Detection and Tracking 2020.2
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Cell Detection and Tracking 2020.2

Recipe ISP (hxisp,a2d), Python (pyscro), Project (hx, pgo), Demo

21 Aug 2020 - Simple workflow for tracking cell nuclei in a 3D Time Series.

Multi-Scale Cylinder Correlation
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Multi-Scale Cylinder Correlation

Python (pyscro), Project (hx, pgo)

30 Jul 2020 - This module gives better results for fiber-tracing in the case of multiple fibers with differing or varying diameters in the same dataset.

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.

Segment TEM data without artifact  and background effect
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Segment TEM data without artifact and background effect

Recipe (hxrecipe), Tcl, Project (hx, pgo)

10 Jul 2020 - Segment TEM data aided by the Structure enhancement filter.

Extracting and Visualizing Local Statistics from Fibrous Materials
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Extracting and Visualizing Local Statistics from Fibrous Materials

Project (hx, pgo)

3 Jul 2020 - This XTRA entry discusses the application of the “Spatial Graph Local Statistics” to extract statistical information from traced fibers in a fibrous material. The sample is 50% glass fiber-reinforced polymer (GFRP), courtesy of EMS Grivory.

XFiber Automation
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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
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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.

Average interleaved data
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Average interleaved data

Python (pyscro), Project (hx, pgo)

21 Oct 2019 - The purpose of this python script object is to average interleaved data.

Random Forests for Multiclass Segmentation using Python API in PerGeos
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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
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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
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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.

Different methods to measure the volume of fibers generated by XFiber extension
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Different methods to measure the volume of fibers generated by XFiber extension

Project (hx, pgo), Demo

16 Oct 2019 - This guideline aims to identify different ways to analyze the volume fraction of fibers traced by the XFiber extension.