Mantis X-ray Microscopy
MANTiS is Multivariate ANalysis Tool for Spectromicroscopy
a free and open source cross-platform tool developed in Python for spectromicroscopy data analysis by 2nd Look Consulting.


[1] Lerotic M, Mak R, Wirick S, Meirer F, Jacobsen C. MANTiS: a program for the analysis of X-ray spectromicroscopy data. J. Synchrotron Rad. 2014 Sep; 21(5); 1206–1212

[2] Mak R, Lerotic M, Fleckenstein H, Vogt S, Wild SM, Leyffer S, Sheynkin Y, Jacobsen C. Non-Negative Matrix Analysis for Effective Feature Extraction in X-Ray Spectromicroscopy. Faraday Discussions. 2014 Apr; 171

[3] Lerotic M, Jacobsen C, Gillow JB, Francis AJ, Wirick S, Vogt S, Maser J. Cluster analysis in soft X-ray spectromicroscopy: Finding the patterns in complex specimens. Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena. 2005 Jun; 144–147, p:1137-1143

[4] Lerotic M, Jacobsen C, Schäfer T, Vogt S. Cluster analysis of soft X-ray spectromicroscopy data. Ultramicroscopy. 2004 Jul; 100(1–2), p:35-57

Supported by

  • 2nd Look Consulting
  • Argonne National Laboratory
  • Advanced Photon Source
  • Diamond Light Source
  • McMaster University