OVITO User Manual

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Installation
Usage
Importing data
Viewports
Particle properties
Data pipeline
Rendering
Miscellaneous
Exporting data
Animation system
How-to guides
Semi-transparent particles
Visualize internal motion using marker particles
Add a scale bar to a viewport
Non-spherical particles
Reference
Data pipelines
External file source
Particle types / Molecule types / Bond types
Simulation cell
Surface mesh
Pipeline cloning
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
Coordination polyhedra
Correlation function
Create bonds
Create isosurface
Delete selected
Dislocation analysis (DXA)
Displacement vectors
Elastic strain calculation
Expand selection
Expression selection
Freeze property
Generate trajectory lines
Histogram
Identify diamond structure
Interpolate trajectory
Invert selection
Load trajectory
Manual selection
Polyhedral template matching
Python script modifier
Scatter plot
Select type
Replicate
Slice
Voronoi analysis
VoroTop analysis
Wigner-Seitz defect analysis
Wrap at periodic boundaries
Visual elements
Bonds
Particles
Simulation cell
Surface mesh
Vectors
Viewports
Adjust view dialog
Viewport overlays
Viewport input modes
Application settings
General settings
Viewport settings
Modifier templates
Particle settings
Animation settings dialog
Data inspector
Particles page
Bonds page
Attributes page
Dislocations page
Rendering
Render settings
OpenGL renderer
Tachyon renderer
OSPRay renderer
POV-Ray renderer
Developer information
Building OVITO on Linux
Building OVITO on Windows
Building OVITO on MacOS
Credits and license