PhET Progress Report
April 10, 2008
An online version of this report is available here.
Here’s a pie chart representation of the time distribution.
· First team meetings
· Sim Team= Sam Reid, Ingrid Reid, Kathy Perkins, Wendy Adams, Franny Benay, Kathy Semsar, William Byrnes
· Initial version here, includes all basic onscreen elements
· Need to implement underlying model, make UI influence model, better graphics,
better layout, better UI
· Collaborated with John regarding piccolo, graphs, physics, coordinate frames, etc.
· Added animated clock icon (with Chris)
· Posted Photoelectric sim with new clock
· Fixed bug that prevented launching on Linux
· Fixed bug that caused “random walk” checkbox to be out-of-sync with sim
· Posted on main site as 1.03
· Added user interface to prompt for login information at startup (if not provided)
· Added script to make email notification system start automatically on bootup
· Email notification server halts once a week or so (due to server access failure?) It takes me about 5 minutes to restart, but perhaps I should put John or Marj in charge of this, or write a workaround for this failure case.
· Please see all my high priority issues in Unfuddle
· Fitness Simulation
· Sorting out and prioritizing (non-cck) unfuddle issues
· Post new Lasers and Neon Lights & Other Discharge Lamps after Archie interviews (may also receive minor update requests)