Our Huygens Software is developed with the firm belief that reliable image processing is key in understanding the true nature of microscopic objects. For more than 25 years, we collaborate with expert microscopists around the globe to promote best imaging practices, and to further improve the user-friendliness and quality of our light microscopy software. Together with our extensive online documentation and high level of personal support we strive towards the highest standards of scientific quality, thereby contributing to a community of researchers united in their devotion to pursuit truth and knowledge.

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For single and multiple users, at any time and place. We offer tailored solutions.
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Use Huygens Everywhere

A new way of using Huygens Essential and Localizer everywhere.
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Online Image Processing

Multi-user and high-throughput image processing using the web-interface Huygens Remote Manager.
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Huygens Deconvolution

Deconvolution is a method used to reliably increase image resolution while decreasing noise. With the advanced Huygens Deconvolution Algorithms you can significantly improve your microscope images.
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Optical Options

Huygens deconvolution supports various microscope types with optical options that takes the specific properties of each type into account.
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Image Gallery

The Huygens Software is used for all kinds of microscopes and applications. See what Huygens Deconvolution can do for your research in the different galleries.
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For quantitative analysis of deconvolution results, it is important to avoid unnecessary pre- or post-processing steps. Furthermore, it is crucial that the entire image is processed and restored correctly.
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Surface Renderer

The Surface Renderer is a powerful 3D visualization tool that enables the visualization of isosurfaces of volumes.
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MIP Renderer

The Maximum Intensity Projection (MIP) Renderer produces 3D to 2D projections of the highest intensities in an object.
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SFP Renderer

The Simulated Fluorescence Process (SFP) Renderer generates realistic 3D scenes, based on a 3D microscopy image which is interpreted as a distribution of fluorescent material.
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Movie Maker

The Movie Maker is a tool that allows the user to easily create sophisticated animations of multi-channel 3D images using the powerful Huygens visualization tools.
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Object Tracker

Huygens Object Tracker tracks the movement of cells and particles in time series images. Filter, edit, and analyze the tracks with the included Track Analyzer.
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Colocalization Analyzer

With colocalization analysis for fluorescence microscopy you can obtain quantitative information about the amount of spatial overlap between structures in different channels for 3D images and 3D-time series.
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Object Analyzer

Objects in 3D-5D (multichannel, time series) images can be quickly and easily analyzed with Huygens Object Analyzer. Statistics of objects are produced with just a few button clicks.
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Latest News


WhatsNew in Huygens
21.04 Webinar June 15th

New: PSF Distillation for Array Detector PSFs and microscope Quality Control, and Analysis Workflow Designer.
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SVI presents on Wednesday
May 19th at 10AM CEST.

Importance of true deconvolution and restoration for reliable image analysis, featuring Huygens Everywhere and the Workflow Processor.
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Virtual Huygens workshop
April 14th and 15th

Get hands-on experience with image restoration (deconvolution), visualization and analysis using Huygens.


SVI present
at the FOM2021

SVI present at the FOM2021 with talks on Monday and Tuesday about Everywhere and the Workflow Processor.
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Huygens Python interpreter
Webinar February 9th

Webinar on using Python in Huygens for applying our image processing algorithms and running scripts for more complex operations.
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Huygens Workflow Processor
Webinar January 28th

Webinar on batch processing, and designing and applying a pipeline of tasks using the new Workflow Processor.
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Winners Huygens
Image Contest

We are very happy to announce the 2020 Huygens Image Contest winners
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SVI Technobyte

Technobyte at the Virtual UK Light Microscopy Facility Meeting 2021 showcases Huygens Everywhere and the new Workflow Processor.
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