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VisPy: Harnessing The GPU For Fast, High-Level Visualization

Luke Campagnola
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Almar Klein
Continuum Analytics

Eric Larson
University of Washington

Cyrille Rossant
University College London

Nicolas Rougier
French National Institute for Research in Computer Science and Control


The growing availability of large, multidimensional data sets has created demand for high-performance, interactive visualization tools. VisPy leverages the GPU to provide fast, interactive, and beautiful visualizations in a high-level API. Here we introduce the main features, architecture, and techniques used in VisPy.


graphics, visualization, plotting, performance, interactive, opengl



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