Visualization Laboratory

To support the world-class research being conducted at The University of Texas at Austin, TACC provides advanced visualization resources and consulting services

Technology

The TACC Visualization Laboratory (Vislab) is a state-of-the-art facility where staff explores the intersection between human perception and large-scale visual analysis through the study of visualization and interactive displays. The Vislab serves as a research hub for human-computer interaction, tiled display software development, and visualization consulting.

Science

The main goal of this facility is to support the world-class research being conducted at The University of Texas at Austin. The Vislab has users from several departments at the university. For more information and to explore the how the Vislab has enabled discoveries, check out our projects page.

Usage

The Vislab offers opportunities to UT faculty, staff and students to use visualization, interaction and computational resources for the exploration and presentation of data. We invite you to explore the facility and envision how this interactive, high performance visualization space can transform your research and events.


Systems, Resources & Experimental Technologies

Stallion
Stallion

328 Megapixel Tiled-Display system

Lasso
Lasso

Multi-touch Display


Bronco
Bronco

Sony 9M Pixel Projection System

Saddle
Saddle

Collaboration Room


Oculus Rift
Oculus Rift

Virtual Reality Head-Mounted Display

Experimental Technologies
Experimental Technologies

Leap Motion, Google Glass, Raspberry Pi, Touch Table

SIngle-User Resources
Single-User Resources

Mustang, Horseshoes, zSpace


Vislab Staff

Director of Visualization: Kelly Gaither

Visualization Interfaces & Applications Manager: Luis Francisco-Revilla
Vislab Manager: Heriberto Nieto

Visualization Interfaces & Applications Staff

Additional Vislab Info

TACC's Vislab is located on the main campus in the Peter O'Donnell Building for Applied Computational Engineering and Sciences (POB), Room 2.404a. The POB is located on the Southeast corner of Speedway and 24th Street (201 East 24th Street).

To schedule a tour of the Vislab, please visit the Tours Page.