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Name: Tecplot
Category: Analysis and Plotting
Last modified: Tu March 20 2018

Problems or Questions?

New (3/20/18): Tecplot 360ex release 2018 R1 is now available

What is Tecplot? Where does it come from?

Tecplot is a data visualization package developed explicitly for engineers and scientists. It is developed and marketed by Tecplot, Inc. . Chorus is a utility for managing CFD simulations.

Tecplot on Athena

Tecplot 360ex version 2018 R1 is the current default version on Athena. You can run it by typing:

add tecplot; tecplot &

To run Chorus:

add tecplot; chorus &

Tecplot 360ex version 2017 R3 is also available. You can run it by typing:

add tecplot; tecplot -ver 360ex-17r3 &

General 360ex-18 R1 usage information can be found in the README.athena file. The What Runs Where Tecplot entry has the most current links to documentation.

Tecplot Help

Problems or Questions?

Help with Tecplot
If you are affiliated with MIT, contact Athena Consulting (on Athena, type "olc"). Otherwise, see the other resources above or contact the vendor for help.

Sending bug reports
Athena users should report problems via the "sendbug" command.

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