aXis 2000 - Analysis of X-ray Images and Spectra.

Contact Info

Adam P. Hitchcock

Canada Research Chair

in Materials Research
McMaster University
Hamilton, ON
Canada L8S 4M1
V: +1 905 525-9140
F: +1 905 521-2773



09 Apr 2024

Welcome to the home page of aXis2000.

To acknowledge use of aXis2000 in papers PLEASE CITE :
A. P. Hitchcock, Analysis of X-ray Images and Spectra (aXis2000): a toolkit for the analysis of X-ray spectromicroscopy data, J. Electron Spectrosc. Rel.Phen., 266 (2023) 147360.

The latest version of this IDL widget is 09 Apr 2024

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Instructions to get, install & run

IDL Virtual Machine versions of aXis2000

Changes from previous version (20 Jan 2024)

If you want the help file of the package:  (pdf)
If you want details of the code:                (html)

Instructions to INSTALL or upgrade from old versions of aXis2000


OLD VERSIONS (in case things you use stop working after updating !)

Guides to specific procedures

Tutorials are available to guide users through specific procedures:

   simple-tutorial        advanced-tutorial        stack_fit

This package was developed and is maintained by Adam Hitchcock (1997..).
It contains code contributions from many people including:

Chris Jacobsen   Peter Hitchcock   Carl Zimba    Billy Loo    Eli Rotenberg     Jonathan Denlinger     Rick Kneedler   Jacob Stewart-Ornstein     Goran Johansson     Ivaylo Koprinarov   Florian Meirer     Dieter Ingerle      Ben Watts


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web site design by Christopher Amis (2002). Last updated on 09 Apr 2024 (aph)