The IMGS group develops and supports tools for managing, visualizing,
and presenting scientific data. Our services include consulting on
scientific visualization packages and graphics utilities, authoring and
production of videotapes and DVDs, and support for PowerWall
facilities. Our development work includes graphic support projects with
commercial visualization packages and scientific data managment efforts
such as the Hopper and chopper file management tools.
The expertise of IMGS group members includes computer animation and 3D
modeling, scientific visualization techniques, scientific data
management, data modeling, user interface design, audio and video
technologies, and extensive development skills in Java, Perl, Python,
and C++. We work with other groups in the Computation Directorate to
provide services, tools, and expertise that contribute to the
integrated high performance computing environment.