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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Segmentation of agglomerated Ni nanoparticles
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Segmentation of agglomerated Ni nanoparticles

Recipe ISP (hxisp,a2d)

24 Aug 2020 - This recipe segments overlapping Ni nanoparticles on a high resolution STEM image after which a size distribution of the nanoparticles can also be computed

Hough Circle Fitting
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Hough Circle Fitting

Python (pyscro)

30 Jul 2020 - Generalized Hough transform to fit circles to the image.

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.

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.

2D SEM  (White) Grain Segmentation
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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

Load a Numpy array into PerGeos/Amira-Avizo using the Python API
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Load a Numpy array into PerGeos/Amira-Avizo using the Python API

Python (pyscro)

21 Oct 2019 - This script simply reads and loads numpy arrays in a user specified directory into PerGeos/Amira-Avizo as an image.

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.

Cracks and cavities segmentation in CT data
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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.

Feature segmentation for non-uniform illumination and low-contrast images
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Feature segmentation for non-uniform illumination and low-contrast images

Recipe (hxrecipe)

17 Oct 2019 - The recipe lets you segment small features on images with non-uniform illumination and low contrast.

Depthwise Volume Fraction
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Depthwise Volume Fraction

Python (pyscro)

17 Oct 2019 - This module allows the user to compute the volume fraction per separated region depending on depth from the surface of a segmented object.

Auto-Crop script module
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Auto-Crop script module

Tcl

16 Oct 2019 - Automatically crop your volume data to reduce its size.

Simulation-based Tortuosity estimation of porous media
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Simulation-based Tortuosity estimation of porous media

Tcl

16 Oct 2019 - Tortuosity is a key factor for material characterization of porous media. This package propose 4 methods to calculate the tortuosity factor based on the xlab properties: Absolute Permeability, Molecular Diffusion, Formation Factor and Thermal Conductivity.

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.

Relative pore fraction
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Relative pore fraction

Recipe (hxrecipe), Demo, Data

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

Export Spatial Graph to MS Excel XML document
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Export Spatial Graph to MS Excel XML document

Recipe (hxrecipe), Tcl, Demo

16 Oct 2019 - An Amira-Avizo recipe to export to a XML document which can be used in MS Excel for further analysis.

Refine Surface
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Refine Surface

XPand module

16 Oct 2019 - Module for refining a surface.

View Manager
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View Manager

Tcl

14 Oct 2019 - This module allows storing and retrieving camera settings for viewer windows to be able to switch easily between different view presets.

Recipe Sequencer
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Recipe Sequencer

Recipe (hxrecipe), XPand module, Data

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

Tutorial: Generate a DVC mesh of complex shapes
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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.