OsiriX is an image processing software dedicated to DICOM images (.dcm /.DCM extension) produced by medical equipment (MRI, CT, PET, PET-CT, ...) and confocal microscopy (LSM and BioRAD-PIC format). It can also read many other file formats: TIFF (8,16, 32 bits), JPEG, PDF, AVI, MPEG and Quicktime. It is fully compliant with the DICOM standard for image comunication and image file formats. OsiriX is able to receive images transferred by DICOM communication protocol from any PACS or medical imaging modality (STORE SCP - Service Class Provider, STORE SCU - Service Class User, and Query/Retrieve).
This version of OsiriX is NOT certified as a medical device for primary diagnosis. There are no certifications. You can only use OsiriX Lite as a reviewing and scientific software, not for primary diagnositic.
To download OsiriX Lite, please go to the OsiriX Lite Download Page.
If you would like to download PhpStorm for free, please see the following TigerWare article: JetBrains Student Pricing
The ProjectLibre team were the founders of open source software downloaded more than 5 million times around the world. ProjectLibre is a major open source addition as the leading alternative to Microsoft Project and OpenProj.
For additional information, please refer to: ProjectLibre: LSU Overview.
Quantum GIS is an open source GIS (Geographic Information System) application that runs on Mac, Windows, and Linux. It’s sort of a professional grade version of Google Earth, allowing you to work with detailed maps in raster, vector, or database format. It also opens files in the format produced by Arc GIS.
R provides a wide variety of statistical (linear and nonlinear modelling, classical statistical tests, time-series analysis, classification, clustering, ...) and graphical techniques, and is highly extensible. The S language is often the vehicle of choice for research in statistical methodology, and R provides an Open Source route to participation in that activity.
For additional information, please refer to: The R Project: LSU Overview.
RBrowser is a full featured free graphic FTP-SFTP client. RBrowser allows the user to manage/browse files on the remote host with an easy-to-use graphic interface. File management includes move, copy, duplicate, compress, delete,set permissions, make links, etc...
For versions compatible with older operating systems, please go to the RBrowser download page.
If you would like to download RubyMine for free, please see the following TigerWare article: JetBrains Student Pricing
SciFinder, a research discovery tool that allows you to access the world's largest collection of biochemical, chemical, chemical engineering, medical, and other related information. You can explore one single source for scientific information in journals and patent literature from around the world.
For more information about this software, please see this GROK article: SciFinder Scholar: LSU Overview
Cornell Spider is a tool for finding sensitive information on your computer.
IMPORTANT PRIVACY NOTICE: You may use this tool to search your own data and other files stored in your individual computer accounts on University-owned systems. A technician or administrator may use this tool to search data and other files stored in individual computer accounts on University-owned systems within his or her scope of responsibility if the technician:
For additional information, please see: Spider: LSU Overview.
SPSS is a modular, tightly integrated, full-featured product line for the analytical process-planning, data collecting, data access, data management and preparation, data analysis, reporting, and deployment. The SPSS software is made available under the Louisiana State University license agreement with SPSS.
For additional information, please see: SPSS Statistics: LSU Overview.
Stellarium is free GPL software which renders realistic skies in real time with openGL. With Stellarium, you really see what you can not see with your eyes, binoculars or a small telescope. Stellarium is also used in planetariums.
For additional information, please refer to: Stellarium: LSU Overview.
Symantec Endpoint Protection combines Symantec AntiVirus with advanced threat prevention to deliver unmatched defense against malware for laptops, desktops and servers. It seamlessly integrates essential security technologies in a single agent and management console, increasing protection and helping lower total cost of ownership. Symantec Endpoint Protection AntiVirus (SEP) should be configured to run 'Live Update' daily.
For additional information, see: Symantec Endpoint Protection: LSU Overview.
TeXShop is a TeX previewer for Mac OS X, written in Cocoa. Since pdf is a native file format on OS X, TeXShop uses "pdftex" and pdflatex" rather than "tex" and "latex" to typeset; these programs in the standard teTeX distribution of TeX produce pdf output instead of dvi output.