HPC253 Visualization

Description

The first part of this session will be a basic introduction to general-purpose scientific visualization tools such as gnuplot, grace(xmgr), remote tools (tunneling, VNC), python's matplotlib, and examples from other. The second part will be a mix of lecture and hands-on to introduce more specialized scientific visualization software such as vmd, paraview, and visit.

Instructor: Marcelo Ponce, SciNet, University of Toronto.

Prerequisites: Software installed, for the morning session: gnuplot, ssh (graphic client), vnc client, python and matplotlib; afternoon session: paraview.