# Generic objective vortices for flow visualization

@article{Gnther2017GenericOV, title={Generic objective vortices for flow visualization}, author={Tobias G{\"u}nther and Markus H. Gross and Holger Theisel}, journal={ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG)}, year={2017}, volume={36}, pages={1 - 11} }

In flow visualization, vortex extraction is a long-standing and unsolved problem. For decades, scientists developed numerous definitions that characterize vortex regions and their corelines in different ways, but none emerged as ultimate solution. One reason is that almost all techniques have a fundamental weakness: they are not invariant under changes of the reference frame, i.e., they are not objective. This has two severe implications: First, the result depends on the movement of the… Expand

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