Mesh Visualization Software

PARAVIEW is an interactive graphics program for 2D and 3D data sets.

PARAVIEW is available from

Related Data and Programs:

MEDIT, examples which illustrate the use of the medit graphics program, by Pascal Frey.

TETVIEW, examples which illustrate the use of the tetview graphics program.

TRIANGULATION_DISPLAY, a MATLAB program which displays the nodes and elements of a triangulation on the MATLAB graphics screen;

TRIANGULATION_DISPLAY_OPENGL, a C++ program which reads files defining a 2D triangulation and displays an image using OpenGL.

VISIT, examples which illustrate the use of the visit graphics program.


  1. Amy Henderson Squillacote,
    The ParaView Guide,
    Kitware Inc, 2007,
    ISBN13: 978-1-930934-21-4.

Examples and Tests:

BLNTFIN.VTS is a VTK file which contains information depicting the flow of air over a flat plate with a blunt fin. The extension ".vts" indicates that it stores a curvilinear data set, that is, a structured grid.

You can go up one level to the EXAMPLES directory.

Last revised on 05 June 2012.