Connectome Workbench

Connectome Workbench is an open source, freely available visualization and analysis tool for neuroimaging data, especially data generated by the Human Connectome Project.

Availability and Restrictions


Connectome Workbench is available on Owens and Pitzer clusters. These are the versions currently available:

Version Owens Pitzer Notes
1.3.2  X* X*  
1.5.0 X X  
* Current default version

You can use module spider connectome-workbench to view available modules for a given machine. Feel free to contact OSC Help if you need other versions for your work.


Connectome Workbench is available to all OSC users.

Publisher/Vendor/Repository and License Type

Washington University School of Medicine, GPL



To configure your environment for use of the workbench, run the following command:  module load connectome-workbench virtualgl. The default version will be loaded; the virtualgl module is required as well on some platforms. To select a particular version, use  module load connectome-workbench/version. For example, use  module load connectome-workbench/1.3.2 to load Connectome Workbench 1.3.2.

Further Reading

General documentation is available from the Connectome Workbench hompage.

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