Landmark Graphics Visualization Facility

Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
What the facility does

Creates 3D representations of geophysical surveys and other data, primarily related to oil and gas exploration and the geophysics field, seabed mapping and data analysis

Area(s) of Expertise

Landmark Graphics Visualization Facility is a large-screen 3D imaging facility that uses the Landmark software suite, which allows researchers to create 3D representation of data, from geophysical surveys to models of molecules. University, government and private-sector R&D companies can use the facility or collaborate with Memorial researchers. The facility’s primary clients are the oil and gas exploration and production industry.

Research Services

3D visualization, Modelling, Simulation, 3D imaging, Geophysical and petroleum surveying, Pharmaceutical design, Mapping, Data analysis, High-performance computing (through Compute Canada’s HPC resources)

Sectors of Application
  • Education
  • Energy (renewable and fossil)
  • Mining, minerals and metals
  • Ocean industries

Equipment

Function

Large-screen 3D imaging facility

 

PanoramaTech 3D Visualization Facility

drives three rear-mounted projectors to generate 3D images on a 7.5-metre-wide screen

High-performance computing

Researchers and private-sector clients also have access to a variety of high-performance computing systems through Compute Canada to generate data that researchers use in the visualization laboratory.

  • Landmark Graphics Corporation (a Halliburton Company)