OVITO User Manual

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Installation
Usage
Importing data
Viewports
Particle properties
Modification pipeline
Rendering images and movies
Miscellaneous
Exporting data
Python scripting
Animation system
How-to guides
Semi-transparent particles
Visualize motion with marker atoms
Visualize particle trajectories
Add a scale bar to a viewport
Non-spherical particles
Reference
Modifiers
Affine transformation
Ambient occlusion
Assign color
Atomic strain
Bin and reduce
Bond-angle analysis
Centrosymmetry parameter
Clear selection
Cluster analysis
Color coding
Combine particle sets
Common neighbor analysis
Compute bond lengths
Compute property
Construct surface mesh
Coordination analysis
Create bonds
Delete selected particles
Dislocation analysis (DXA)
Displacement vectors
Elastic strain calculation
Expand selection
Expression select
Freeze property
Histogram
Identify diamond structure
Invert selection
Load trajectory
Manual selection
Polyhedral template matching
Python script modifier
Scatter plot
Select particle type
Show periodic images
Slice
Voronoi analysis
Wigner-Seitz defect analysis
Wrap at periodic boundaries
Modifier presets
External file source
Display objects
Bonds display
Particle display
Surface mesh display
Vector display
Viewports
Adjust view dialog
Viewport overlays
Animation settings dialog
Renderering
Render settings
OpenGL renderer
Tachyon renderer
POV-Ray renderer
Developer information
Building OVITO on Linux
Building OVITO on Windows
Building OVITO on MacOS
Credits and license