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XOP plugins for IGOR Pro

Our equipments are controlled with IGOR Pro, an extraordinarily powerful and extensible scientific graphing, data analysis, image processing and programming software tool for scientists and engineers.

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XOP plugins for IGOR Pro

IGOR Pro External Operations (XOPs)

ModBus XOP (v1.04 - May 2012)

Modbus XOP enables you to control a device supporting the Modbus/TCP communications protocol from Igor's command line or from an Igor procedure. Modbus is a serial communications protocol that has become a de facto standard communications protocol in industry, and is now the most commonly available means of connecting industrial electronic devices. A full description of the Modbus communications protocol can be found at

Command line operations described here are added to Igor Pro. Modbus adds no menu items or dialogs to Igor. The exact settings you use depend on the instrument you are talking to. The important thing is that you know what your instrument expects and what the Modbus operations do so that you can coordinate them.

NOMAD XOP (v1.01 - October 2009)

NOMAD is an XOP that implements CORBA I/O between Igor Pro and MAD or NOMAD at the Institut Laue Langevin. This XOP is based upon the omniORB library:

The command line operation CORBA described here is added to Igor Pro. This XOP adds no menu items or dialogs to Igor. The data exchanged between Igor and MAD or NOMAD are defined in the IDL description file.

Neutron Scattering XOP (v1.20 - August 2008)

This external operation adds a set of functions which are useful for analyzing data from neutron scattering, especially with polarised beams. The new version provides 46 functions which are described here.

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