- We (obviously) will remain with MESA/OpenGL,
within a framework of X-graphics so the real question was choice
of Graphical User Interface (GUI).
The technical work on the routines has been done by Adham Hashibon
and Geri Wagner. They selected the Qt
toolkit to prepare the GUI, which is also the basis for the KDE desktop.
(This system also works on
advanced windows systems.)
- The MESA/OpenGL part is similar to our old routines, but
the interface is a whole lot friendlier, and extends the interactive
- The AViz homepage at
contains examples, sample datafiles and
downloadable installation files (including rpm format for Linux Redhat 7
and source tar files for general UNIX) and a manual.
There is the
possibility of using accelerated graphics if it is there.
There are versions both for interactive viewing and post production
visualization from datafiles.
and instructions are
freely avaliable, under
a GNU General Public License.
Copyright, AViz AtomicVizualization,
(C) 2001 Computational Physics Group,
Israel Institute of Technology Technion, 32000 Haifa Israel,
Geri Wagner, Adham Hashibon