ICE Developer Documentation
This page is for programmers who would like to know the internal workings of ICE and/or intend to modify the code. For regular users, the ICE main page would probably be more helpful.
ICE Build Instructions - Details on how to download, install and run ICE from the source code.
Forking Eclipse ICE - Describes the process of contributing to the ICE project from your own repository.
ICE Development Process and Guidelines - How we "make it do what it do".
Part 1: Extending ICE with custom Items
Creating an ICE XML File From Schema - A Tutorial for creating XML files with the ICE file schema.
Creating OSGi Bundles from Third-Party JARs - Information on creating OSGi bundles based on pre-existing Java JARs.
The following section includes information about ICE features that may still be in active development, so be warned: "Here there be dragons!"
Algorithms for Clustering data - This details the algorithms used to cluster the nuclear reactor simulation data.
Anomaly Detection Tool Test Cases - Details of the test cases use for clustering algorithm.
Basic Statistical Analysis of LWR Pin Power Data - Details concerning basic statistical analysis of LWR pin power dataset comparisons.
Clustering with Hadoop - Data analysis with large scale nuclear simulation data.
ICE Eclipse Icons - We use these icons for ICE.
Enabling Real-time Simulation Updates with ICEUpdater - Details on how to build and utilize the ICEUpdater library.
Javadoc - The JavaDoc reference manual for ICE.
Migrating ICE to Eclipse 4 - Details on the migration from Eclipse 3.7.2 to Eclipse 4.2.2.
References for KDD work - A list of the references for KDD work, including the work on Map-Reduce.
ICE Data Structures
Overview of ICE Data Structures - An overview of ICE's data structures and the philosophy behind them.
About ICE Data Structures - A description of each of the more commonly used ICE data structures, and their purpose.
CAEBAT in ICE - Description of the structure and usage of CAEBAT in ICE.
ICE Geometry Editor - A partial list of features and requirements for the ICE Geometry Editor.
ICE Job Profile - Information on creating Job Profiles in ICE.
Nek5000 Notes - Basic information on Nek5000, plugin development, and usage.
ICE LWR Object Model - A description of the LWR model in ICE.
ICE SFR Object Model - A description of the SFR model in ICE.
Painfully Simple Form - Documentation on ICE's "Painfully Simple Forms" and its associated file format.
Resources for TableViewer - Documentation and references on TableViewer.
Additional Tools in ICE
Better Exception Testing in ICE with J-Unit - Tutorial for developing better unit testing practices using J-Unit.
Challenges Using HDF5 and Java with ICE - Description of technical challenges and their solutions using HDF5 and Java.
JAXB in ICE - Details on using JAXB in ICE.
ICE and HDF5 - Provides a basic explanation of HDF5 and its role in ICE.
ICE-VR - Information on ICE's support for Virtual Reality environments.
Persistence in ICE - Article discussing various database connections and XML Parsing in ICE.
Replacing the jME3 Bundle in ICE - Instructions for replacing the JARs responsible for rendering 3D geometry in ICE.
Archives - A collection of links to articles that are either no longer relevant or in dire need of revision.