CISM short course to AFWA.

2-3 November 2005, Omaha, Nebraska.

This afternoon and tomorrow you will work with

a partner on several computer exercises.

You just listened to an overview presentation that informed you about

OpenDX and CISM_DX.

You start now with the Introduction to OpenDX exercises (60 minutes).

Follow the links below in order. If you have extra time

you may proceed to the Advanced OpenDX section.

After a 15 minute break

you will spend the remainder of this afternoon on the first

CISM_DX Lab (60 minutes).

On the second day

you will complete two more
CISM_DX Labs (60 minutes each).

After you have completed the lab exercises and have answered the questions

you may proceed to the
Advanced CISM_DX Labs.

**
You may skip text colored Gray if you are short on time.
**

**
Introduction to OpenDX
**

**
CISM_DX Labs that use OpenDX
**

- Write the "Data Import and Export" introduction following the style of the other sections.

- Modify the "Starting OpenDX" introduction so a three-dimensional "Hello World" is rendered.

- Answer the question in Gray in the Earth's Magnetic Field lab.