MayaVi Documentation

This page provides some information on the documentation available currently for MayaVi.

  • Browse the MayaVi Users Guide online. The MayaVi users guide also ships with the MayaVi download.
  • Download a PDF version of the MayaVi Users Guide.
  • The MayaVi users guide was written using DocBook and the documentation sources are available via CVS in the htdocs section.
  • The MayaVi wiki is also a good place to find a lot of information.

Miscellaneous Articles

Here are a few articles and presentations on MayaVi.

  • Prabhu Ramachandran. MayaVi: A free tool for CFD data visualization, 4th Annual CFD Symposium, Aeronautical Society of India, August, 2001. (PDF 172Kb).

    This is a very introductory article to MayaVi but is useful if you need a formal reference for MayaVi.

  • A presentation on MayaVi made on Oct. 25th, 2002 at the Department of Aerospace Engineering, IIT-Madras. MayaVi: A Free Tool for 3D/2D Data Visualization, (PDF 520Kb).

    This is a full-screen presentation that was made using the excellent pdfscreen. Feel free to use if you ever need to make a presentation on MayaVi.

  • A presentation on MayaVi made on Sept. 12th, 2003 at SciPy'03 held at CalTech. Prabhu Ramachandran, Scientific data visualization with MayaVi, (ZIP 1.6M).

    There are two PDF files in the ZIP archive. One contains the bulk of the presentation and the second contains user contributed pretty pictures with descriptions of the examples.

Last modified: 01 Jun 2005