SCaVis is a takeover of jHepWork (1995-2013). SCaVis is fully compatible with the jHepWork v3.9.

Getting started tutorial (3 min movie)

Flash-player video or Flash file (4 MB)


This tutorial discusses the community "desktop" IDE. In addition, SCaVis includes IDE with plotting canvaces and Jython shell for small-screen devices. This video shows how to use it. Here is another example showing an interactive fit program .


New features included in the jHepWork release 2.2 and above are described in the book "The art of scientific computation: Introduction to data analysis using Jython scripting and Java". At present, this is the most complete, up-to-date textbook describing Jython scripting and SCaVis.


Online tutorials

There is also a growing SCaVis online manual. Also look at the tutorial: Data Analysis and Data Mining Using Java, Jython and SCaVis (Java.net, 2011). You may also look at Help API which organizes the topics in form of tree.


Movies with tutorials (advanced for version 1.6)

Windows users may need to download MPEG4 codecs.

Independent SCaVis reviews

Look at this link


Jython useful links

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