Image Science Software GmbH is specialised in advanced image processing of large and complex data sets. The IMAGIC image processing package, distributed by Image Science is the commercialised version of a scientific software system developed within the group of Dr. Marin van Heel at the Fritz-Haber-Institut of the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft in Berlin (GER) and at the Imperial College in London (UK).
The IMAGIC sofware package contains many standard image processing features and excels in specific directions, such as: mixed radix Fourier transforms, cross correlation alignment algorithms, multivariate statistical analysis, pattern recognition, automatic classification, three-dimensional ("3-D") and "4-D"image processing and reconstruction, etc.
The IMAGIC software is mainly used in 3D Electron Microscopy (Structural Biology) but is also used in Spectra Analysis, 2-D Shape Anylsyis and other research fields
Image Science offers various support and help like software and user support. Image Science is partner and co-organizer of the Brazil School for Single Particles Cryo Electron Microscopy.