The Visualization ToolKit (VTK)

 

1. Platforms, price, and supplier/creator

          Unix, Windows, Mac OS

          Freeware

          Kitware Inc. : http://www.kitware.com/

 

2.Applications

          The Visualiztion ToolKit (VTK) is a software system for 3D computer graphics, image processing, and visualization

          It is in use at universities, corporations, and research institutions, and common use includes acoustic field visualization, exploration of astronomical data in virtual reality, the visible homan project, and virtual creatures for education

 

3.Web Resources

          Official website: http://www.vtk.org/

          Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VTK