The Cinema project visualizes big simulations as they run.
Research helps identify relevant science concealed in large image data sets.
Exaflops-capable computers will pose challenges for translating computer simulation results into understandable images without sapping computer power.
Scientific simulations are running even faster, thanks to the growing use of graphics processing units.
A Sandia researcher builds a better paintbrush to visualize data.
Scientific visualization harnesses the power of computing and human vision as full partners in scientific reasoning.