Mac App Store

Mac App Store is the simplest way to find and download apps for your Mac.

To download OpenFlipper from the Mac App Store, you need a Mac with OS X 10.6.6 or later. Learn More.


By RWTH Aachen University

Open the Mac App Store to buy and download apps.


OpenFlipper is an OpenSource multi-platform application and programming framework designed for processing, modeling and rendering of geometric data. Currently supported platforms are Windows, MacOS X and Linux. Using OpenMesh a variety of file formats are supported ( off, obj, ply, ... ).

Additionally OpenFlipper provides a highly flexible interface for creating and testing own geometry processing algorithms. A powerfull scripting language can be used to access all parts of OpenFlipper and modify geometry or the user interface at runtime.

What's New in Version 1.2.0

This release adds a lot of new functionality to OpenFlipper.

The new plugins in this version are:
- Height field importer:
Import images containing height fields as Triangle meshes
- Mesh Compare:
Compare Distance, Normal deviation and other mesh properties
- Primitives Generator
Create various primitives(Spheres, icosahedron, dodecahedron,...)
- PropertyVis
Visualize scalar or vector valued properties on meshes
- Remesher
Adaptive and uniform remeshing
- Render Depthpeeling
Depthpeeling renderer (transparency)
- Render Screen Space Ambient Occlusion
Screen Space Ambient Occlusion renderer

Additionally some new data types have been added:
- Hexahedral Meshes (based on OpenVolumeMesh)
- Splat Clouds

Furthermore a lot of updates and improvements as well as bugfixes have been integrated. For a full list of changes see:


Screenshot 1
View in Mac App Store
  • Free
  • Category: Graphics & Design
  • Updated: 30 March 2012
  • Version: 1.2.0
  • Size: 83.2 MB
  • Language: English
  • Developer: RWTH Aachen University

Compatibility: OS X 10.6.6 or later, 64-bit processor

Customer Ratings

We have not received enough ratings to display an average for the current version of this application.

More Apps by RWTH Aachen University