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Issue No.05 - September/October (2008 vol.28)
pp: 24-36
Kuangyu Shi , Max-Planck-Institut f?r Informatik
Holger Theisel , University of Magdeburg
Tino Weinkauf , Zuse Institute Berlin
Hans-Christian Hege , Zuse Institute Berlin
Hans-Peter Seidel , Max-Planck-Institut f?r Informatik
This article focuses on the transport characteristics of physical properties in fluids—in particular, visualizing the finite-time transport structure of property advection. Applied to a well-chosen set of property fields, the proposed approach yields structures giving insights into the underlying flow's dynamic processes.
flow visualization, visualization, fluid property, transport structure, advection
Kuangyu Shi, Holger Theisel, Tino Weinkauf, Hans-Christian Hege, Hans-Peter Seidel, "Visualizing Transport Structures of Time-Dependent Flow Fields", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.28, no. 5, pp. 24-36, September/October 2008, doi:10.1109/MCG.2008.106
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