Let your creativity and imagination fly free. Generate eye catching, engaging and informative visualization of the 3D optical field data inside the structure (may be plot fields together with the structure).
High information density, visually attractive, engaging.
All projects in Kogence are organized as "Models".Each "Model" has three tabs: "Wiki", "Files" and "Discuss".
Your submission should be a new "Model" with "Private" settings in the "Collaboration" tab. Please privately share your model with email@example.com in the "Collaboration" tab. For making a submission, you would simply send link to the Wiki page of your "Model" to firstname.lastname@example.org and cc marked to email@example.com.
Make sure you "Edit" the "Wiki" page of your Model as nicely as you can. Documentation, results and visualization shown in the "Wiki" page are the some of the most important elements in your Submission that our judges will use to select Winners.
See the wiki pages linked above. See the PlotAndSave.uds and StructureVisualization.uds files to understand how to probe the *.mat dataset in the Files tab. You are free to dump the data in any other format and then use any other software tools to visualize structure and/or field data.
Level1 Start Date: 12/20/2017
Level1 End Date: 01/15/2018 11:59 PM PST
This is a multi-stage Challenge. Kogence will provide free 200 CPU Credits to use on Kogence platform to each individual participating in the Level1 Challenge stage. If you need more CPU Credits you may contact Kogence. Depending upon the number of requests we receive we may or may not grant additional CPU credits. You are not obligated to use Kogence platform computing resources to participate in the Challenge but your Submission must execute on Kogence platform as it is submitted for Kogence to consider it as valid Submission.
Winners of LEVEL1 stage will be eligible to participate in the next level of Challenge. Participants of next level of Challenge will be granted more significant number free CPU Credits to be able to solve more compute intensive problems. There is no other prize for the winners of the LEVEL1 of the Challenge.
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