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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More Resources on Amira-Avizo Learning Center YouTube Playlist NEW
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.

Extract Oriented Labels NEW
Add-on How-to

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).

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.

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 will use 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.

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.

How to Use Camera Orbit and Animate a Rotation
How-to

How to Use Camera Orbit and Animate a Rotation

Demo

15 Feb 2021 - This short tutorial explains how to use the Camera Orbit module and then animate the rotation around an object in the Animation Director.

How to Create a Movie File
How-to

How to Create a Movie File

Demo

10 Feb 2021 - This tutorial explains how to export a movie file from the Animation Director.

How to Compare Slices Side by Side
How-to

How to Compare Slices Side by Side

Demo

10 Feb 2021 - This short tutorial explains how to compare side by side two slices displaying different information, for example of raw data and its corresponding labeled image.

Non-Standard Python Package Installation Tutorial
How-to

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.

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.

Analysis of X-ray CT Calibration Spheres Using the Metrology Workroom
How-to

Analysis of X-ray CT Calibration Spheres Using the Metrology Workroom

Demo, Data, Misc

4 Jan 2021 - This video presents how to use the Metrology workroom to analyze calibration spheres used in X-ray Computed Tomography.

Thresholding From Mean
Add-on How-to

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.

How to Create and Animate a Camera Path
How-to

How to Create and Animate a Camera Path

Demo

3 Jan 2021 - This short tutorial explains how to create a camera path and then animate the camera along this path with the Animation Director.

How to Animate the Appearance of Objects with the Animation Director
How-to

How to Animate the Appearance of Objects with the Animation Director

Demo

3 Jan 2021 - This short tutorial explains how to animate the appearance and disappearance of objects with the Animation Director.

How to Get Started with the Animation Director
How-to

How to Get Started with the Animation Director

Demo

3 Jan 2021 - This short tutorial will take you through the basis of animation creation with the Animation Director.

Relative Area Fraction for Amira-Avizo2D
Add-on How-to

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
How-to

AMIRA_LOCAL Setup Tutorial

Demo

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

Multi-Scale Cylinder Correlation
Add-on How-to

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
How-to

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.

Extracting and Visualizing Local Statistics from Fibrous Materials
Add-on How-to

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.