You currently have two options to get the software on your computer:

  1. Build yourself: Windows | Linux | OS X
  2. A recent build is available for download for Windows


Please see the following pages:

A detailed explanation of the software will follow. Meanwhile, this paper provides a great deal of information about the software (Download). To learn more about current and future features, see the roadmap.


You can find tutorials on the SDK and information on some development aspects here.


If you use gerbil in your research, you may want to acknowledge it with proper citation. Please cite as follows:

J. Jordan and E. Angelopoulou. “Gerbil - A Novel Software Framework for Visualization and Analysis in the Multispectral Domain”. In R. Koch, A. Kolb, C. Rezk-Salama, (Eds.), VMV 2010: Vision, Modeling & Visualization, Eurographics Association, pp. 259–266.

Paper Download / Paper at Eurographics Digital Library.