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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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Using Tcl Command Module for multi-file OBJ export NEW
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Using Tcl Command Module for multi-file OBJ export

Tcl, Project (hx, pgo)

7 Sep 2021 - Using the Tcl Command Module, it is 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 - This module extracts each single label from the input label image and resamples each of it 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, 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 - Get started with the Flatten experimental module. You will learn how 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

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.

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.

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.

Parameter optimization for auto-thresholding a data
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Parameter optimization for auto-thresholding a data

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

7 Oct 2019 - In this pyscro example we use opencv and matplotlib to automatically calculate an optimized parameter for thresholding the data based on various metrics.