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The Advanced Visualization Center is a new resource for the University of South Florida.
This new and exciting technology is still in its infancy, with constant updates, upgrades, and enhancements being developed and deployed everyday.

If you are developing applications for use at the center, on the visualization wall, it is highly recommended that you contact and work with the AVC Staff.
They will be happy to assist you and answer any questions you may have.
All applications must undergo testing and evaluation by the AVC / Research Computing staff before it can installed on the AVC system.

This page has been setup with additional development resources, please check back periodically as we make updates frequently.

  3D Printing Services

    3D Printing Information and Prices
    List of Available MakerBot 3D Printer Filaments

  Available 3D Printers

    7 MakerBot Replicator 2: 28.5 L x 15.3 W x 15.5 H cm: 100 micron resolution
    2 MakerBot Replicator 2x: 24.6 L x 15.2 W x 15.5 H cm: 100 micron resolution
    2 MakerBot Replicator 5th Generation: 25.2 L x 19.9 W x 15.0 H cm: 100 micron resolution
    2 Rostock Max V2: 280mm Diameter x 390mm H: 100 micron resolution
    1 MakerGear M2: 8" x 10" x 8"
    1 DeltaMaker: 240 mm wide hexagon 260mm Height
    1 Orion Delta: 5" x 5" x 9"
    1 Formlabs Form 1+ (SLA): : 125mm×125mm×165mm
    2 FlashForge Creator Pro: : 225mm×145mm×150mm

  Acceptable file format include

    .thing (.thing file can be created from Makerware Software)

  Available 3D Scanners

    1 Makerbot Digitizer
    1 NextEngine
    3 Sense Hand-Held


Maya Template (maya.mb File)

AVC_VisWall_JPEG (template.jpg file)


         MAYA                          JMOL                          BLENDER
         GEOMAGIC                  SCULPTRIS                SKETCHUP
         FLASH                         AFTEREFFECTS         PREMIERE
         PROCESSING              VOL VIEW                   ViSIT
         PHOTOSHOP               GIMP                          PARAVIEW
         UNITY                           OPENGL                    VTK
         GEPHI                          PROJECT R                GOOGLE EARTH
         GRAPHVIZ                    MESH LAB                 NASA WORLD WIND
         ARCGIS                        VMD                          3D STUDIO MAX

Citing AVC

Please reference AVC in any research report, journal or publication that requires citation of author's work. The recognition of the AVC resorces you used to perform research is important for acquiring funding for the next generation of hardware, suppot services, and our research and development activities in HPC, visualization, data storage and grid infrastructure.

At minimum, a citation should include:

Advanced Visualization Center(AVC), Research Computing(RC) at University of South Florida

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