This page lists events that VisIt Team Members hosting or participating in for the 2017 Supercomputing Conference (

Tutorial: Scalable HPC Visualization and Data Analysis Using VisIt

Presenters: Cyrus Harrison (LLNL) , Kevin Griffin (LLNL), David Pugmire (ORNL), Robert Sisneros (NCSA)

Date: Monday, November 13th, 2017

Time: 1:30pm - 5:00pm

Room: 303

SC17 Tutorial Info Link

An introduction to VisIt with hands on examples.

Tutorial Materials

Tutorial: In Situ Analysis and Visualization with SENSEI

Presenters: E. Wes Bethel (LBNL), Andrew Bauer (Kitware), Brad Whitlock (Intelligent Light), Matthew Wolf(ORNL), Burlen Loring (LBNL), Silvio Rizzi(ANL)

Date: Monday, November 13th, 2017

Time: 8:30pm - 12:00pm

Room: 406

SC17 Tutorial Info Link

Includes content for using VisIt's LibSim via SENSEI.

Workshop: ISAV 2017: In Situ Infrastructures for Enabling Extreme-scale Analysis and Visualization

The ISAV workshop brings together researchers, developers and practitioners from industry, academia, and government laboratories developing, applying, and deploying in situ methods in extreme scale, high performance computing.

Date: Sunday, November 12th, 2017

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Room: 605

ISAV 2017 Website

Several VisIt team members are involved in organizing ISAV 2017:

  • Gunther Weber (LBL), Earl Duque (Intelligent Light), Hank Childs (University of Oregon), Burlen Loring (LBL), Allen Sanderson, (University of Utah), Brad Whitlock ( Intelligent Light)

As part of the 3:30 - 4:45 Session, Matthew Larsen will present:

  • The ALPINE In Situ Infrastructure: Ascending from the Ashes of Strawman (Matthew Larsen, James Ahrens, Utkarsh Ayachit, Eric Brugger, Hank Childs, Berk Geveci and Cyrus Harrison)

Which outlines the ALPINE Project's in situ infrastructure efforts, including ALPINE Ascent a new flyweight runtime for in situ visualization and analysis.

Workshop VPA 17: Fourth International Workshop on Visual Performance Analysis

This workshop will bring together researchers from the fields of performance analysis and visualization to discuss new approaches of applying visualization and visual analytics techniques to large scale applications.

Date: Friday, November 17, 2017

Time: 8:30am - 12:00pm

Room: 301

VPA17 Website

11:10am - 11:35am, Chad Wood will present:

  • Projecting Performance Data Over Simulation Geometry Using SOSflow and Alpine (Chad Wood, Matthew Larsen, Alfredo Gimenez, Cyrus Harrison, Todd Gamblin and Allen Malony.)

This work leverages VisIt and ALPINE Ascent

Intelligent Light Booth

Where: Exhibition Hall, Intelligent Light Booth (#807)

Intelligent Light will be showcasing VisIt enhancements, including support for Cinema .

Intelligent Light SC17 News Link