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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Incremental Digital Volume Correlation Tutorial NEW
How-to

Incremental Digital Volume Correlation Tutorial

Demo

14 Sep 2021 - This tutorial explains how to use the new features of the Digital Volume Correlation extension to perform a series of incremental measurements.

How to Use the Image Stack Processing (ISP) Workroom NEW
How-to

How to Use the Image Stack Processing (ISP) Workroom

Demo

14 Sep 2021 - This tutorial demonstrates how to use the ISP workroom, an intuitive 2D workroom for automating image processing workflows in 3D.

How to Overlay Images Using the Color Wash Module NEW
How-to

How to Overlay Images Using the Color Wash Module

Demo

14 Sep 2021 - This short video demonstrates how to use the Color Wash module to overlay label colors onto a greyscale image.

How to Register and Merge Images NEW
How-to

How to Register and Merge Images

Demo

14 Sep 2021 - This short tutorial demonstrates how to use the Register Images and Merge modules to align and merge two images.

How to Use the Transform Editor NEW
How-to

How to Use the Transform Editor

Demo

14 Sep 2021 - This tutorial introduces the concept of geometric transformation in Amira-Avizo and demonstrates data alignment with the Transform Editor.

How to Create a Custom Label Colormap NEW
How-to

How to Create a Custom Label Colormap

Demo

14 Sep 2021 - This short video explains how to create and export a label colormap from the Segmentation Editor.

How to Change the Label Colormap to Display a Label Field NEW
How-to

How to Change the Label Colormap to Display a Label Field

Demo

14 Sep 2021 - This short video explains how to set an appropriate colormap for label fields with a large number of labels.

How to Edit a Colormap from the Colormap Editor NEW
How-to

How to Edit a Colormap from the Colormap Editor

Demo

14 Sep 2021 - This tutorial demonstrates how to use the Colormap Editor.

How to Save a Project NEW
How-to

How to Save a Project

Demo

14 Sep 2021 - This short tutorial presents the different options to save a project.

How to Script the Instantiation of a Python Script Object Xtra NEW
Add-on How-to

How to Script the Instantiation of a Python Script Object Xtra

Python (pyscro)

9 Sep 2021 - This Xtra provides a script template that can be used to instantiate a Python script object Xtra from the Python console or from a Python script.

Using Tcl Command Module for Multi-File OBJ Export NEW
Add-on How-to

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.

More Resources on Amira-Avizo Learning Center YouTube Playlist
How-to

More Resources on Amira-Avizo Learning Center YouTube Playlist

Demo, Misc

4 Jun 2021 - This Xtra provides links to Amira-Avizo Learning Center YouTube playlist.

Browse TensorBoard of old Deep Learning Training sessions
Add-on

Browse TensorBoard of old Deep Learning Training sessions

Deep learning model, Python (pyscro)

21 May 2021 - This Xtra proposes a module allowing you to browse TensorBoard logs from previous Deep Learning Training sessions.

Add Data To Point Cloud
Add-on

Add Data To Point Cloud

Python (pyscro)

29 Mar 2021 - AddDataToPointCloud writes data defined on mesh-nodes into a point-cloud with equal number of points. Together with the Xtra "PointCloudToSpreadsheet", the module can e.g. be used to export the results created by the module Surface Distance.

Extract Oriented Labels
Add-on How-to

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)
Add-on

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
Add-on How-to

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.

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.

Large Data Visualization
Add-on How-to

Large Data Visualization

Demo, Misc

24 Feb 2021 - This video tutorial demonstrates how to deal with visualization of large datasets.

Patch Extraction Tools for Deep Learning data preparation
Add-on

Patch Extraction Tools for Deep Learning data preparation

Python (pyscro)

22 Feb 2021 - A set of tools dedicated to preparation of data for training Deep Learning models and reducing annotation time.

How to Set Up Two-Sided Clipping
How-to

How to Set Up Two-Sided Clipping

Demo

15 Feb 2021 - This short tutorial explains how to set up two-sided clipping in order to transition between two visualization of data.