TechConnect Innovation Program

Filtergraph

Vanderbilt University, Tennessee, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Filtergraph is a web application that rapidly visualizes large datasets.

Primary Application Area: IT, Cyber-Security, Software

Technology Development Status: Ready to Market

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 9

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: The principal motivation for Filtergraph is to make the “activation energy” of beginning the data visualization process as small as possible. Scatter plots and histograms involving multiple dimensions (3D + color + symbol size) can be generated quickly and configured to users’ visualization preferences.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 611

Website: http://www.vanderbilt.edu/

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date: • NSF AST-0349075, CAREER: Order-of-Magnitude Problems in Star Formation and Minority Representation. $939,034.00. 2004, 7 yrs.
• NSF AST-0849736, PAARE: Graduate Opportunities at Fisk in Astronomy and Astrophysics. $1,711,300.00. 2009, 5 yrs.
• NASA ADAP grant #NNX12AE22G, The EB Factory Project. $368,572. 2011, 3 yrs.

Primary Sources of Funding: Federal Grant, University

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners