Tools

In this article we present a selection of tools, which you can use for the generation of datasets.

Manual Annotation

ManualParticleAnalysis

ManualParticleAnalysis is a Matlab tool to very quickly annotate images of spherical and elliptical particles. Learn more about how to use it for this task here.

FiberAnnotator

FiberAnnotator is a Python tool to effortlessly annotate fibers.

ImageJ

ImageJ is a great tool to annotate images of spherical and elliptical particles. Learn more about how to use it for this task here.

VGG Image Annotator (VIA)

VIA is a very versatile tool to annotate images of particles with arbitrary shapes. Learn more about how to use it for this task here.

Data Synthesis

synthPIC4Python

synthPIC4Python (synthetic particle image creator) is a Python toolbox to generate artificial images of particles along with the corresponding annotations.

synthPIC4Matlab

synthPIC4Matlab (synthetic particle image creator for Matlab) is a Matlab toolbox to generate artificial images of particles along with the corresponding annotations.