General information about VisIt

How to use VisIt on PDC machines

VisIt is an open Source, interactive, scalable, visualization, animation and analysis tool. VisIt contains a rich set of visualization features to enable users to view a wide variety of data including scalar and vector fields defined on two- and three-dimensional (2D and 3D) structured, adaptive and unstructured meshes. More information see

To see which versions of VisIt are installed at PDC log into the machine and type

module avail visit

We recommend using the latest version.


PDC takes no responsibility for the correctness of results produced with the binaries. Always evaluate the binaries against known results for the systems and properties you are investigating before using the binaries for production jobs.

Installed software

How to use
How to build