In this paper, we give an overview of the HDF5 technology suite and some of its applications. We discuss the HDF5 data model, the HDF5 software architecture and some of its performance enhancing capabilities.
A " vector " in 3D computer graphics is commonly understood as a triplet of three floating point numbers, eventually equipped with a set of functions operating on them. This hides the fact that there are actually different kinds of vectors , each of them with different algebraic properties and consequently different sets of functions. Differential Geometry… (More)