The TACC Institute Series

Immersive Training in Advanced Computation

Visualizing and Interacting with Data

June 19-23, 2017

Ready to get more from your data than simple charts? Spend a week with TACC's visualization experts learning how to generate rich, informative visualizations for your simulation results and data analyses. Get starting with VisIt and Paraview, learn the basics of developing interesting and worthwhile geographic and information visualizations, and try your hand at using some of the latest augmented- and virtual-reality tools for manipulating and exploring you visualizations.

Tentative Agenda

8:30-10:00Intro/Vis Landscape (Data/Sci/Info)Linux/TACC BasicsHands-Onl: Scientific Visualization in ParaviewSeminar: Information Visualization Building Visualization Systems
10:15-11:45Human-Centered DesignBest Practices for Vis SystemsHands-On: Paraview ScriptingSeminar: Data Manipulation (ETL)Visualization Best Practices/Closing
1:00-2:30Perceptual considerations: Display TechnologiesParallel Visualization/Remote Collab VisIntroducing A-Frame: Web-Based Immersive VisualizationSeminar: Geospatial VisualizationMeetings/ Tours
2:45-4:15First look at Immersive TechnologiesConceptual Vis / UX designHands On - Using A-FrameSeminar: Bioinformatic Visualization


Thank you for your interest. Registration for this event has closed.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

You may request to cancel your registration and receive a refund (minus $50 administrative charge) up to 14 days before the event starts. Cancellation notices received less than 14 days before the start of the event will not be eligible for a refund.


Your registration fee covers daily parking expenses during the institute.


Breakfast, lunch, and mid-morning and mid-afternoon snacks are all covered as part of your registration fee.