A collection of artwork, projects, articles and video relating to Houdini.
Flight paths and great circles
The route is first projected onto a two-dimensional map before animating to the three-dimensional shape of a globe.
Explore a simplified view of Zürich Airport in Switzerland.
Airports around the world
View the location of more than 7,000 airports spanning the globe.
Flight routes and waypoint references visualised
Aircraft navigate the skies along routes of waypoints and beacons. Waypoints indicate a change in direction, speed, or altitude along the desired path.
Innsbruck airport approach
The runway at Innsbruck is at an elevation of 581 metres and the final approach must be made through a narrow valley with terrain on either side.
Airspace above the United Kingdom
Across the world airspace is divided into three dimensional blocks. This view shows airspace blocks over an area of the United Kingdom.
Airflow around an aircraft wingtip
Highlighting the aerodynamic effects of airflow at an aircraft's wingtip.
Pressure around an aircraft wing
Visualising the aerodynamic effects of an aircraft wing, with an angle of attack of three degrees.
Cross section of pressure around a wing
Rendering the volume of air that is affected by an aerofoil surface.
Airflow around an aircraft wing
Visualising the aerodynamic effects of an aircraft wing, with a 3° angle of attack.
Visualising the Earth's vegetation index
See how and where green leaf vegetation grows on planet Earth.