OVITO User Manual

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Table of Contents

Introducing OVITO
Installation
Usage
Importing data
Supported file formats
Loading remote data
Visualizing multiple datasets
Viewport windows
Particle properties
Data pipeline
Rendering
Miscellaneous
Exporting data
Animating parameters and the camera
How-to guides
Semi-transparent particles
Visualize internal motion using marker particles
Add a scale bar to a viewport
Non-spherical particle shapes
Reference
Data pipelines
External file source
Particle types / Molecule types / Bond types
Simulation cell
Surface meshes
Voxel grids
Triangle meshes
Trajectory lines
Dislocation lines
Pipeline cloning
Modifiers
Affine transformation
Ambient occlusion
Assign color
Atomic strain
Spatial binning
Chill+
Ackland-Jones analysis
Centrosymmetry parameter
Clear selection
Cluster analysis
Color coding
Combine datasets
Common neighbor analysis
Compute property
Construct surface mesh
Coordination analysis
Coordination polyhedra
Spatial correlation function
Create bonds
Create isosurface
Delete selected
Dislocation analysis (DXA)
Displacement vectors
Elastic strain calculation
Expand selection
Expression selection
Freeze property
Generate trajectory lines
Histogram
Identify diamond structure
Interpolate trajectory
Invert selection
Load trajectory
Manual selection
Polyhedral template matching
Python script modifier
Scatter plot
Select type
Replicate
Slice
Unwrap trajectories
Voronoi analysis
VoroTop analysis
Wigner-Seitz defect analysis
Wrap at periodic boundaries
Visual elements
Particles
Bonds
Vectors
Simulation cell
Surface mesh
Trajectory lines
Dislocations
Viewports
Adjust view dialog
Viewport overlays
Viewport input modes
Rendering
Render settings
Animation settings
OpenGL renderer
Tachyon renderer
OSPRay renderer
POV-Ray renderer
Data inspector
Particles
Bonds
Global attributes
Data series
Dislocations
Application settings
General settings
Viewport settings
Modifier templates
Particle settings
Developer information
Building OVITO on Linux
Building OVITO on Windows
Building OVITO on MacOS
Credits and licensing information