About Us

Who we are

Visualization Sciences Group (VSG) is a business unit of FEI, a supplier of scientific instruments and solutions for nanoscale applications for industry and science.

FEI Visualization Sciences Group is the leading provider of advanced 3D visualization and analysis software tools for developers, engineers and scientists in natural resources, medical and life sciences, and engineering.

Our mission has been quite constant over the 27-year history of the business unit. We help our industrial and scientific customers to:

  • Understand the emerging state-of-the-art that can assist them in their research and business.
  • Access powerful new visualization technologies with easy-to-use tools and applications.
  • Protect the development investments that they have made in visualization over time, from changes in prevailing hardware and software visualization practices.

Our Offering

FEI Visualization Sciences Group’s offering consists of:

Open Inventor

Open Inventor, a professional 2D and 3D graphics toolkit for software development companies that want to use a robust 3D framework to build and sell high-performance applications, and for companies with development resources that need to create and deploy demanding visualization applications internally.

Avizo and Amira

Avizo and Amira are powerful, multifaceted 3D software platform for visualizing, manipulating, and understanding data in areas ranging from materials science, life sciences, and industrial inspection.
www.avizo3d.com | www.amira.com

These applications are built using Open Inventor.

Our Customers

FEI Visualization Sciences Group serves world-class customers, all leaders in their respective industrial and scientific disciplines. We count hundreds of customers worldwide, including major scientific, research and governmental organizations, as well as the leading companies in the Oil & Gas, Medical, Engineering markets.

Our Team

FEI Visualization Sciences Group is composed of a uniquely experienced and strongly committed team. We serve our customers worldwide through R&D, sales and operation offices in the United States, France, Germany, the United Kingdom, China, and through our dedicated distributor channel.