ParaView is an open-source, multi-platform application designed to visualize data sets of size varying from small to very large. ParaView was developed to support distributed computational models for processing large data sets and to create an open, flexible user interface.

Availability & Restrictions

ParaView is available on the Glenn cluster.  The following versions are available:

3.3.0 X
3.8.0 X
3.14.1 X



use module avail paraview to view available ParaView modules. ParaView is normally started with a module load command along with the specific version. For example, to load ParaView version 3.8.0, type:

module load paraview-3.8.0

Following a successful loading of the ParaView module, you can access the ParaView program: