SimpleITK Sphinx Documentation

SimpleITK is a simplified, open source, interface to the Insight Toolkit (ITK), a C++ open source image analysis toolkit which is widely used in academia and industry. SimpleITK is available for eight programming languages including C++, Python, R, Java, C#, Lua, Ruby, and TCL. Binary distributions of SimpleITK are currently available for all three major operating systems (Linux, OS X, and Windows).

Relevant Resources

How to Cite

If you find SimpleITK useful in your research, support our efforts by citing the relevant publication(s):

R. Beare, B. C. Lowekamp, Z. Yaniv, “Image Segmentation, Registration and Characterization in R with SimpleITK”, J Stat Software, 86(8),, 2018.

Z. Yaniv, B. C. Lowekamp, H. J. Johnson, R. Beare, “SimpleITK Image-Analysis Notebooks: a Collaborative Environment for Education and Reproducible Research”, J Digit Imaging.,, 31(3): 290-303, 2018.

B. C. Lowekamp, D. T. Chen, L. Ibáñez, D. Blezek, “The Design of SimpleITK”, Front. Neuroinform., 7:45., 2013.