Everything you need to install, use, and extend VTK. Detailed examples, installation procedures, developers guide, file format descriptions, how to write imaging and graphics filters, plus data object API details for VTK version 5. Includes source code, updated HTML documentation, release notes, data, and PC binaries. The VTK User's Guide is a companion text to The Visualization Toolkit text. While The Visualization Toolkit stresses algorithmic and data structure details, the VTK User's Guide stresses how to use the software.
Paperback: 536 pages
Publisher: Kitware, Inc. 11th Edition (March 2010)
Product Dimensions: 9.4 x 7.2 x 0.8 inches
BUILD YOUR APPLICATION WITH THE PREMIER VISUALIZATION SYSTEM VTK!
The Visualization Toolkit (VTK) is an open-source, C++ toolkit used around the world in academic, research, and commercial applications. VTK has been used for medical imaging; to visualize the results of computer simulations such as fluid flow, climate modeling, and stress analysis; to view terrain and geophysical structures; to volume render confocal, MRI, CT, and Ultrasound datasets; and to create, edit and view models using advanced techniques from 3D graphics. VTK supports a variety of common data types and hundreds of algorithms. VTK's open-source code enables you to learn about visualization technology and to easily extend it for your own applications.
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