|National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration|
|OceanGIS: 3D GIS for Ocean Data|
OceanGIS is meant to be a Proof-of-Concept only! Please don't expect too much! OceanGIS is an oceanography-specific 3D data viewer based on GIS technology (using GeoTools), and 3D-support using the Visualization Toolkit (VTK).
Take a look at a screensnap or two, and then download the application and sample data as described below. You can view slides from a presentation at the 2005 American Meteorological Society meeting here or download the paper here (pdf).
The PMEL Viz folks
To install/run OceanGIS:
Install Java 1.5 or higher:
1. go to http://java.com
2. install Java 1.5 or higher (at least the Java Runtime Environment Version 5.0)
download OceanGIS_ver_windows.zip (currently ver is 04)
download OceanGIS_ver_linux.tar.gz (currently ver is 04)
Note! sample data files are available for download: (provides shapefile CTD collections, some bathymetry, various model output, sample DEMS, sample ascii-grid files, etc).
download OceanGISdata.zip (about 150 Mb)
Christopher Moore NOAA - PMEL, Bldg 3 7600 Sand Point Way, NE Seattle, WA 98115 Phone: 206-526-6779 Fax: 206-526-6744 Email: Christopher.Moore@noaa.gov
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