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BIG License

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    Components distributed via the BIG-EPFL update site were developed by the Biomedical Imaging Group (BIG) at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL).

    These components are licensed under proprietary terms, incompatible with the GPL and similar licenses.

    However, the Fiji project has obtained permission to redistribute them:

    Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2010 10:58:20 +0200
    From: Michael Unser <michael.unser@epfl.ch>
    [...] we are happy that Fiji distributes our software: you have
    my formal authorization for this (in my quality of lab chief).
    "You'll be free to use this software for research purposes,  but you
    must not transmit and distribute it without our consent":  this means
    that from now on, you are authorized to distribute any ImageJ pluging
    listed at http://bigwww.epfl.ch/algorithms.html since you have our

    List of BIG components

    The following components are expressly or implicitly licensed this way:

    Project License text
    Differentials http://bigwww.epfl.ch/thevenaz/differentials/#LegalBlurb
    Extended Depth of Field http://bigwww.epfl.ch/demo/edf/
    imageware Implicit
    MIJ http://bigwww.epfl.ch/sage/soft/mij/#term
    MosaicJ http://bigwww.epfl.ch/thevenaz/mosaicj/#LegalBlurb
    PointPicker Implicit
    ’’‘Shepp-Logan Phantom http://bigwww.epfl.ch/thevenaz/shepplogan/#LegalBlurb
    Snakuscule http://bigwww.epfl.ch/thevenaz/snakuscule/#LegalBlurb
    StackReg http://bigwww.epfl.ch/thevenaz/stackreg/#LegalBlurb
    TurboReg http://bigwww.epfl.ch/thevenaz/turboreg/#LegalBlurb
    UnwarpJ http://bigwww.epfl.ch/thevenaz/UnwarpJ/#LegalBlurb
    wavelets Implicit