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Tutorial Details: Introduction to Tecplot

Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2007, 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
Location: 585 Walter
Instructor(s): Ravishankar Chityala, MSI, Shuxia Zhang, MSI

Tecplot is a plotting software package with extensive 2- and 3-D capabilities for visualizing technical data from analyses, simulations and experiments. It combines general engineering plotting with high-end, 3-D scientific data visualization. Tecplot is an easy software package to learn and use.

The objective of this tutorial is to teach users how to use this tool. The tutorial consists of two parts:

(1) A 45-minute lecture describing the capabilities of the Tecplot package.

(2) A 1.5 hours hands-on portion focusing on the use of this tool for your> Users are encouraged to contact the technical support staff ( to format your data so that the hands-on workshop can be effective. Datasets will be available to use if you want to learn Tecplot, but do not have a dataset ready

Prerequisites: None