Analysis and Visualization with yt

Presenter: Matthew Turk, Assistant Professor, School of Information Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Date: February 28, 2018



yt ( is a platform for data analysis and visualization, built on Python and with a focus on physically-meaningful analysis and visualization of multi-dimensional data. During this talk I will present yt from a high-level, and provide hands-on examples of how to extract information from datasets using it.

Target audience: Those interested in learning about yt.

Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of Python programming language


Matt Turk is an assistant professor in the School of Information Sciences at UIUC, as well as in Astronomy and a faculty affiliate at NCSA.