Stereonet 3D view

A brand new update of OSXStereonet by Nestor Cardozo and Rich Allmendinger has a wonderful option under “View” called “Toggle 3D view”. It lets you see the lower hemisphere projection in 3D – very useful for most of us, and particularly for those struggling to see the connection between the regular 2D net and its actual 3D implications. Highly recommended for anyone with access to a Mac. Download the program here: http://homepage.mac.com/nfcd/work/programs.html

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About Haakon Fossen

Professor of structural geology, University of Bergen. Author of book Structural Geology, published at Cambridge University Press
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4 Responses to Stereonet 3D view

  1. Hany Sobhy says:

    Dear professor Fossen,
    I am an Egyption petroleum geologist and i have master degree in geological science (structure geology). I would like to congratulate and thank you for your e-learning modules in structural geology. Best regards
    Hany Sobhy

  2. I just released an online stereonet app that was designed entirely in 3D. I built it from the ground up from an educational/teaching point of view. So the whole stereonet is an overlay that you trace on, and can rotate.

    Tell me what you think!

    http://app.visiblegeology.com/stereonet.html

    • Sorry about the late answer: This is a great application, and you must have put a lot of effort into it. Very good for educational purposes. Adding some statistical functions would make it even better.

      Haakon

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