EMAN is a scientific image processing suite designed mainly to perform single-particle reconstructions of individual molecules. In this method, a transmission electron microscope is used to collect images of thousands of individual molecules. A complex series of algorithms then turns the individual 2D images into a high-resolution 3D structure of the molecule. The core of EMAN is a C++ based scientific image processing library.
DocumentationSee http://ncmi.bcm.tmc.edu/~stevel/EMAN/doc for a complete list of documentation
released on 24 May 2005
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||31 January 2003|
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|Weak prerequisite||Python 2.2 or later and Boost Python 2 or later (both for Python support)|
|Weak prerequisite||Open Inventor (for Open Inventor support)|
|Source requirement||FFTW *or* FFTWGEL|
|Required to use||FFTW|
|Source requirement||QT (3.x)|
|Required to use||libtiff|
|Required to use||qscilib (distributed with EMAN source)|
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