1.    Platforms, prices, and supplier/creator

o        Windows, Linux, Unix, Mac OS

o        $6,000 for Windows, $1,600 for Linux, and $12,000 for Multi-Platform

o        Tecplot,Inc. :http://www.tecplot.com


  1. Applications

o        Tecplot is a Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and numerical simulation software package for scientific and engineering data visualization

o        It can be used by engineers and scientists to analyze, explore and understand complex data and relationships, and its applications includes visualization of 3D surfaces and volumes, metal cutting simulation, streamlines and vector, and animation


3.      Web Resources

o        Official website: http://www.tecplot.com/products/index.aspx

o        Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tecplot