Description: The first part of this whole-day 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 afternoon part will be a mix of lecture and hands-on to introduce more specialized scientific visualization software such as vmd, paraview, and visit.

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

Date/Time: Thursday July 14, 2016, 09:30-12:30 and 13:30-16:30

Instructor: Marcelo Ponce, SciNet, University of Toronto.

Location: WB 119

Course code: HPC253