SIMAGIS® 3D by Smart Imaging Technologies received R&D 100 Award by the R&D Magazine

Houston, TX, June 30, 2007 -- SIMAGIS® 3D, the flagship software product by Smart Imaging Technologies, has been selected as one of the top 100 innovative products of the year by the R&D Magazine.

Called “The Oscars of Innovation”, R&D100 awards are selected each year by the independent reviewers and editors of R&D Magazine and recognize the top 100 most outstanding technologies with commercial potential. The winning of an R&D 100 Award provides a mark of excellence known to industry, government, and academia as proof that the product is one of the most innovative ideas of the year.

SIMAGIS® 3D software, developed with input from NASA and used in Space Shuttle safety program for heat shield tiles evaluation, opens the pathway to automated and objective analysis of 3D images with far-reaching potential in areas like Medical Imaging Diagnostics or Nondestructive Testing that use 3D imaging technologies such as CT, MRI or Ultrasound.

 “This award is a very important validation of our technology potential as well as recognition of ingenuity and hard work of our development team,” said Vitali Khvatkov, the Founder and CEO of Smart Imaging Technologies. “It is an honor and a privilege to join the most recognized innovative successful companies that dominate the list each year,” he added.

About Smart Imaging Technologies
Smart Imaging Technologies Co. ( is a Houston-based HTC client software company that was selected as one of the top 100 most promising technology companies by the Red Herring Magazine in 2007. The company’s product SIMAGIS® is a software platform for automated analysis of 2D and 3D images that features Natural Automation™ and enables users without programming skills to automate extraction of information from digital images. Main application markets include Medical Imaging Diagnostics, Nondestructive Testing, Semiconductors and Nanomaterial Research areas. Contact Information 713-589-3500.

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Author: Vitali Khvatkov
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