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Find Tilt Range

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Name Find Tilt Range
Category Tomography
Language SerialEM Scripting
Description Determines the maximum tilt range at a given position based on dark edges blocking the FOV.
Author Martin Schorb

Version History

Version 1.0


Upload date November 23, 2018
Download count 369
SerialEM version ≥ 3.7


Related Scripts

The following scripts provide a similar or related functionality, but are not required to run this script:


Find Tilt Range

Determines maximum available tilt range by iteratively tilting up and comparing image intensities close to the corners with a central reference at 0 degrees.

Parameters are:
- starting angle to test
- initial increment
- absolute maximum tilt


This code can be shared and adapted under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) License (