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AGP: Ocean Model Flow Visualization
July 1995 (vol. 15 no. 4)
pp. 28-33
Environmental issues such as global warming are an active area of international research and concern today. In this context, the study of global scale ocean models has emerged as an important application of flow visualization. This paper describes the AGP visualization system for ocean models, addresses data handling issues, and presents the color whee lflow visualization technique. Example visualizations are shown for a model of the Pacific Ocean. Interested readers may contact the authors at the NSF Engineering Research Center for Computational Field Simulation, PO Box 6176, Mississippi State, MS 39762, e-mail {andreas, rjm}@erc.msstate.edu.

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Index Terms:
flow visualization, acoustic thermometry, ocean models, structured grids, color wheel
Citation:
Andreas Johannsen, Robert J. Moorhead II, "AGP: Ocean Model Flow Visualization," IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 28-33, July 1995, doi:10.1109/38.391487
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