2019.06.18 Hangout


Today, we will be having our weekly hangout at 10:00 AM EST until 10:30 AM.

Anyone is welcome to join to ask questions at https://bit.ly/slicer-googlemeet-hosted-by-kitware

At 10:30 AM EST, we will be having the planning call for Project Week 31 at MIT in Boston, June 24-28.

Details for Project Week can be fund here: https://na-mic.github.io/ProjectWeek/PW31_2019_Boston/

The Zoom link for the Project Week call is: https://zoom.us/j/692997791 .


I suggest we discuss the following items:

We plan to have @Dave_DeMarle as a guest to discuss the first two topics.

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Meeting Notes

  • Key frame animation support
    • Implementing a timeline editor to create animations
    • Issue: create a generic editor vs. providing pre-packaged animation recipies
    • Current support for time varying data in Slicer
      • Sequences Nodes, Sequence Browser Node
      • Currently does not support interpolation (nearest node/frame to requested timepoint)
    • Issue: how to have general support for interpolating MRML nodes
      • Add Interpolatable node class?
    • Action item: create ProjectWeek project
  • Large Volume Support
    • What does large mean:
      • Does not fit in memory?
      • Does not fit in GPU buffer?
    • Dimensionality:
      • Different challenges for 2D vs 3D
    • Use case: Loading and cropping micro CT
    • What is the current VTK support for large data?
      • Streaming data support
      • Not widely used currently
    • Crop Volume based implementation for viewing subregions
    • Possible Paraview based approach
    • Action item: ProjectWeek project - infrastructure?
      • need more details on use cases
  • Action item: Google doc draft for answering post. @cpinter took care of replying