Applications and Tools


Tesseract is an open source optical character recognition (OCR) platform. OCR extracts text from images and documents without a text layer and outputs the document into a new searchable text file, PDF, or most other popular formats. Tesseract is highly customizable and can operate using most languages, including multilingual documents and vertical text.


CmdSTAN is an implementation of the STAN software package for Statistical modeling. It is a powerful source-to-source compiler which compiles STAN code to C++ from which a fast and optimized executable can be generated.