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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Getting Started with Flatten module
Add-on How-to

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.

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.

Multi-Component Analysis of X-ray Computed Tomography Datasets
Add-on How-to

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.

2D Cell Tracking Example
Add-on

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
Add-on How-to

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.

Avizo User's Guide translated to Japanese
Add-on How-to

Avizo User's Guide translated to Japanese

Demo, Misc

11 May 2020 - You will find here a selection of Avizo tutorials translated to Japanese.

Molar Segmentation Using Watershed and Top-Hat and Surface Generation
Add-on How-to

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.

Amira User's Guide translated to Japanese
Add-on How-to

Amira User's Guide translated to Japanese

Demo, Misc

29 Jan 2020 - You will find here a large selection of Amira tutorials translated to Japanese.

Length Distribution Analysis
Add-on How-to

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
Add-on How-to

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
Add-on How-to

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
Add-on How-to

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
Add-on How-to

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.

Tutorial: Generate a DVC mesh of complex shapes
Add-on How-to

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.

Porosity in a Polymer Divider
Add-on

Porosity in a Polymer Divider

Recipe ISP (hxisp,a2d), Demo, Data

26 Jun 2019 - The recipe detects pores in a polymer divider (SEM image).