PhET Progress Report

Sam Reid

March 15, 2007


An online version of this report is available here.

Here’s a pie chart representation of the time distribution.


New Computer

·         Transferred files & settings, installed programs


Energy Skate Park

·         Started integrating new physics model into full simulation.


Build Process

  •  Collaborated with John to improve simulation build process.



  • Collaborated with Chris on coordinate frames & buffering issues



·         Minor cleanup


Upcoming Work

  1. Energy Skate Park

a.       Integrate new physics model into full simulation

b.      Evaluate new physical model before working on any physics-related bugs.

c.       Track should bump up when beneath ground

  1. Rotational Motion Simulation I/II
  2. Collaborate with De Goes to improve simulation build process & isolate dependencies.
  3. CCK…