this sounds like an interesting project, but it is very much directed
towards scientific image processing which seems quite out-of-scope for
GIMP. Of course such a plug-in could be written and it would be a nice
addition for a very special and very small user group. But I don't think
it would be of interest for our main user base. Of course, if we can
find a mentor for it, it could still be a GSoC project. I don't think it
would get high priority though.
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