Interactive Visualization of the Largest Radioastronomy Cubes

@article{Hassan2010InteractiveVO,
  title={Interactive Visualization of the Largest Radioastronomy Cubes},
  author={Amr H. Hassan and Christopher J. Fluke and David G. Barnes},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2010},
  volume={abs/1008.0135}
}
Abstract 3D visualization is an important data analysis and knowledge discovery tool, however, interactive visualization of large 3D astronomical datasets poses a challenge for many existing data visualization packages. We present a solution to interactively visualize larger-than-memory 3D astronomical data cubes by utilizing a heterogeneous cluster of CPUs and GPUs. The system partitions the data volume into smaller sub-volumes that are distributed over the rendering workstations. A GPU-based… Expand
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