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GPlates - Desktop Software for the Interactive Visualizations of Plate-Tectonics
Entry ID: GPlates


Summary
Abstract: GPlates offers a novel combination of interactive plate-tectonic reconstructions, geographic information system (GIS) functionality and raster data visualisation. GPlates enables both the visualisation and the manipulation of plate-tectonic reconstructions and associated data through geological time. GPlates runs on Windows and Linux.

Related URL
Link: DOWNLOAD SOFTWARE
Description: Download GPlates.


Link: PROJECT HOME PAGE
Description: GPlates project home page.

ISO Topic Category
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Keywords
GIS
Geographic Information Systems
Plate Tectonics
Raster Data
Visualization


Personnel
DIETMAR MULLER
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 2 9351 4254
Email: d.muller at usyd.edu.au
Contact Address:
School of Geosciences
Madsen Building F09
The University of Sydney
City: Sydney
Postal Code: NSW 2006
Country: Australia


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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2008-11-12
SERF Last Revision Date: 2018-07-26



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