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:

Johannes Jordan, Elli Angelopoulou, and Andreas Maier, “A Novel Framework for Interactive Visualization and Analysis of Hyperspectral Image Data,” Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, vol. 2016, Article ID 2635124, 17 pages, 2016. doi:10.1155/2016/2635124

Paper Download / Paper online.