This page provides data sets that are publicly available for research use. It attempts to document, collect and/or reference various CFD and medical datasets, to facilitate research in medical and flow visualization. Most
of the data sets can be easily loaded an viewed with the free visualization system OpenWalnut.
The data sets are provided in one of the formats listed in the following table.
If you have problems converting data between some of the formats do not
hesitate to ask us for help (for contact information see below).
Please see the corresponding README files and the Acknowledgement section below
for the copyright and usage instructions for the different data sets.
For medical data sets the subject is indicated by two letters,
e.g. xa and xw. These letters are only faintly related to the
names of the subjects. Data sets in different categories can originate from the
If you use this data in a publication, you must provide an acknowlegement. As
the data comes from various sources, the acknowledgements differ for the different data
sets. See the README file coming with each data set for the respective acknowledgement.
The data sets are distributed in the hope that they will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. The burden for determining accuracy, completeness, timeliness, merchantability
and fitness for or the appropriateness for use rests solely on the requestor. The requestor acknowledges and accepts the
limitations of the Data, including the fact that the Data is dynamic and is in
a constant state of maintenance, correction and update.
We tried to give credit to the people/organizations that originally provided the respective datasets. In case some references are wrong and should be adjusted, please do not hesitate to send an e-mail. Thanks!
If you have any questions please contact Alexander Wiebel. Contact information can be found on the following page: http://research.awmw.org.