Scientific Visualization and Graphics Software Packages

There's a good list of software and descriptions at the University of Colorado in Boulder's VisualSoftware Support Lab.

Here's a list of various packages and ftp sites put together by some well known netters over ftp

General Purpose Packages:

Visual Programming/Modular Visualization Environments

Chemistry and Molecular Modeling Applications

The NIH has a whole list of software for all aspects of Molecular Modeling including computer graphics for Macs, PCs, and Unix Workstations. The list below is not as complete, but has some interesting links which the NIH page doesn't.

Finite Elements Pre- and Post-Processing

Fluid Flow Visualization

Imaging/Image Processing Applications




Ray Tracing

Color Map Creation/Editing

Specific Use Packages: