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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NEW Large Data Visualization

Large Data Visualization

Demo, Misc

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

NEW Patch Extraction Tools for Deep Learning data preparation

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.

NEW High Content Screening Plate Manager

High Content Screening Plate Manager

Python (pyscro), Tcl

12 Feb 2021 - Load, visualize and process multi-channel fields from Thermo Scientific CellInsight CX5, CX7 LED and CX7 LZR HCA instruments and HCS Studio software.

NEW Efficient Graph-based 2D Image Segmentation

Efficient Graph-based 2D Image Segmentation

XPand module

12 Feb 2021 - This Xtra implements efficient graph-based image segmentation by Felzenszwalb and Huttenlocher.

NEW Point Cloud to Spreadsheet

Point Cloud to Spreadsheet

Python (pyscro)

22 Jan 2021 - With this Python script-object you can convert a point-cloud object to a spreadsheet object.

NEW Non-Standard Python Package Installation Tutorial

Non-Standard Python Package Installation Tutorial

Demo, Misc

13 Jan 2021 - Brief video explaining how to install a Python package in a newly created Python environment using pip or edm.

NEW FIBSEM Mitochondria Segmentation

FIBSEM Mitochondria Segmentation

Deep learning model

12 Jan 2021 - Pre-trained model for the Deep Learning Prediction module detecting mitochondria in a Focused Ion Beam Scanning Electron Microscope (FIBSEM) data set

NEW Thresholding From Mean

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.

Export Measures

Export Measures

Tcl

17 Nov 2020 - It might be desired to export the measures and annotations created with the Measurement tool of Amira/Avizo for further analysis. This module creates a spreadsheet with the data of the measurements and annotations.

Marker Based Watershed Recipe

Marker Based Watershed Recipe

Recipe ISP (hxisp,a2d)

17 Nov 2020 - Recipe for Marker Based Watershed as in the Segmentation Editor

Automatic extraction of surface cross section

Automatic extraction of surface cross section

Python (pyscro), Project (hx, pgo)

20 Oct 2020 - Create partially transparent capping surfaces

Auto Threshold for Multi-Thresholding

Auto Threshold for Multi-Thresholding

Tcl

19 Oct 2020 - The combination of Auto Thresholding and Multi-Thresholding makes it easy to create precise surfaces without additional smoothing, using Generate Surface's smoothing option "Existing Weights".

Relative Area Fraction for Amira-Avizo2D

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.

AMIRA_LOCAL Setup Tutorial

AMIRA_LOCAL Setup Tutorial

Demo

5 Oct 2020 - Brief video explaining how to set up an AMIRA_LOCAL path on Windows 10.

Apply a Recipe on a Batch of Files

Apply a Recipe on a Batch of Files

Recipe (hxrecipe), Tcl

25 Aug 2020 - Apply a recipe to a batch of files and save results in output directory.

Selective Border Kill

Selective Border Kill

Tcl

24 Aug 2020 - Filter particles based on their contact with each border of the image

2D Cell Tracking Example

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

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.

Hough Circle Fitting

Hough Circle Fitting

Python (pyscro)

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

Multi-Scale Cylinder Correlation

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.

Create a porosity analysis recipe

Create a porosity analysis recipe

Recipe (hxrecipe), Demo

15 Jul 2020 - This tutorial explains how to create a simple porosity analysis and turn it into a push-button recipe.