A laboratory for data exploration

Using the power of data, visualization, and computing to explore, from the byte to the big bang.


Turk joins Faculty

September 9, 2016

DXL Group Leader Matt Turk has joined the University of Illinois faculty, joint between the School of Information Sciences and the Department of Astronomy.

Alex Lindsay joins the DXL

September 1, 2016

In collaboration with the ARFC, Alex Lindsay has joined the DXL as a postdoc. Welcome, Alex!

yt Hub

May 6, 2016

We have launched the yt hub, a platform for data sharing and analysis. For more information, visit hub.yt or read Kacper's announcement

Current Projects

SPHGR is designed to present an intuitive, straightforward and easy to use interface to galaxy and halo catalogs from simulation outputs.

Adding support for interactively volume rendering adaptive mesh refinement data in yt

Fast, memory-efficient indexing for datasets composed of discrete points (particles) in yt