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Introduction and Acknowledgements

Title: Merge Models
Author(s)/Contributor(s): Nicole Aucoin (SPL, BWH), Ron Kikinis (SPL, BWH), Daniel Haehn (SPL, BWH, UPenn)
Acknowledgements: This work is part of the National Alliance for Medical Image Computing (NAMIC), funded by the National Institutes of Health through the NIH Roadmap for Medical Research, Grant U54 EB005149.
Contact: Nicole Aucoin, <email></email>

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Module Description

Merge the polydata from two input models and output a new model with the combined polydata. Uses the vtkAppendPolyData filter. Works on .vtp and .vtk surface files.

Use Cases

Most frequently used for these scenarios:

  • Use case 1: to merge two generated models so that they can be saved in a single .vtk file




  • IO: Input/output
    • Model 1 (Model1): Input model 1
    • Model 2 (Model2): Input model 2
    • Output Model (ModelOutput): Output model

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Merge Models GUI

Similar Modules

  • The Model Maker module will generate models
  • The Models module is required



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