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NiftySim specifications


Unique identifier OMICS_26138
Name NiftySim
Software type Toolkit/Suite
Interface Command line interface
Restrictions to use None
Operating system Unix/Linux, Mac OS, Windows
Programming languages C, C++
Parallelization CUDA
License BSD 3-clause “New” or “Revised” License
Computer skills Advanced
Version 2.0
Stability Stable
Maintained Yes


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NiftySim in publication

PMCID: 4690842
PMID: 26577254
DOI: 10.1007/s10439-015-1496-z

[…] was generated. gravity was added as a body force acting on the unloaded configuration in the anterior and posterior directions to simulate the prone and supine gravity loaded configurations using niftysim. the parameters of the geometry were chosen such that the numerical phantom geometry was comparable to a medium sized breast in terms of volume, extent and chest diameter. the left-right, […]

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NiftySim institution(s)
Centre for Medical Image Computing, University College London, London, UK; Department of Mechanical Engineering, CISTIB Centre for Computational Imaging and Simulation Technologies in Biomedicine, Insigneo Institute for in silico Medicine, The University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
NiftySim funding source(s)
Supported by the Intelligent Imaging Programme (Grant n°EP/H046410/1); EPSRC (Grant n° EP/K020439/1); European 7th Framework Program “HAMAM” (FP7-ICT-2007.5.3); European 7th Framework Program ”VPH-PRISM” (FP7-ICT-2011-9, 601040); and Philips Research Hamburg.

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