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Overview GeoDict 2021 Release Highlights

For Image Processing, such as

  • the watershed image labeling (on the image gradient, the morphological gradient, or directly on the image),
  • the new multiphase watershed image segmentation,
  • interactive Artificial Intelligence segmentation,
  • an easier to use image thresholding and labeling in the GUI,
  • an easy direct visualization of images in 3D, together with a segmentation,
  • a seamless zoom in the 2D image processing visualization, and more.

Read more: GeoDict - Tools for Image Processing & Analysis

For Image Analysis, such as

  • a more accurate bubble point and pore throat analysis computation,
  • flood-fill tool to directly discern small and large pores,
  • reporting of dead-end pores,
  • computation of geodesic tortuosity,
  • Artificial Intelligence-based identification of binder in granular media,
  • computation of grain aspect-ratio and moment of inertia,
  • option to train an own Artificial Intelligence network for proprietary image analysis, and more.

Read more: Train your own AI - Improved object identification for faster image processing

For Material Modeling, such as

  • resolving of overlap in material models with the watershed algorithm,
  • direct labeling of object contacts,
  • modeling of ultra-realistic granular structures with imperfections using Gaussian random fields and surface roughness,
  • easy detailed specification of fiber directions and waviness in fiber models,
  • accurate free-generation of one-layer weaves, and more.

For Property Simulation, such as

  • a new fast and memory efficient LIR solver for battery materials research,
  • consideration of porous binder and carbon black in battery simulations,
  • proper user interface and post-processing for complete filter simulations,
  • enhanced accuracy and processing speed for the simulation of structural deformations,
  • computation of two-phase flow with constant flow rate and mixed wettability,
  • simulation of 1st-order chemical reactions for catalysts and other materials,
  • the simulation of anisotropic diffusion with very high contrasts, and more.

Read more: Fast and memory efficient battery solver: LIR in BatteryDict
Read more: Improved accuracy & speed for structure deformations in ElastoDict

For the complete range of Simulation Modules, such as

  • the availability of floating licenses for RLM floating server,
  • on-demand Cloud computation service with KaleidoSim,
  • the enhanced 2D visualization,
  • a reactive GUI and improved file and data handling,
  • multiple material laws per entry possible in the material database,
  • handling and exporting of sharp triangulations of objects to other software and direct triangulation of gray-value images, and more

Read more: GeoDict Cloud - High Performance Computing in Material Development