Gain insights into scientific images with the Insight Toolkit (ITK)

Welcome to the Insight Toolkit (ITK).  ITK is an open-source, cross-platform library that provides developers with an extensive suite of software tools for image analysis.  Developed through extreme programming methodologies, ITK builds on a proven, spatially-oriented architecture for processing, segmentation, and registration of scientific images in two, three, or more dimensions.

Welcome and guide first-time contributors with a GitHub Action

Back in the day, before open source won the Closed vs. Open Wars (especially in scientific computing), RTFM. was a common first response when a new developer sought to contribute to an open source project. RTFM stands for Read the Fine Manual, although there is also another, more crass, interpretation. We can do better! And […]

Hello Wasm World!

In modern computing, the Web Platform has transformed web browsers into a powerful and accessible application interface. Applications built on open web standards work, with no installation, across operating system and hardware platforms. WebAssembly, also known as Wasm, is a portable, binary format for high-performance applications on the web. Wasm has additional properties critical for […]

How to raise the quality of scientific Jupyter notebooks

Authors: Matt McCormick, Mary Elise Dedicke, Alex Remedios Reproducibility in Computational Experiments Jupyter has emerged as a fundamental component in artificial intelligence (AI) solution development and scientific inquiry. Jupyter notebooks are prevelant in modern education, commercial applications, and academic research. The Insight Toolkit (ITK) is an open source, cross-platform toolkit for N-dimensional processing, segmentation, and […]