PhET Progress Report

Sam Reid

April 23, 2009


An online version of this report is available here.

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



         Deployed beta sims to tigercat with IOM features enabled

1.      Added support to PBG for batch deploy to tigercat

2.      Fix misc issues in codebase that prevented a build

3.      Identify and workaround 60 minute ant failure



         Worked on SwingLayoutNode (with Chris)

1.      Provided prototype

2.      Discussion/Review

3.      Provided test cases



         Worked on Free Body Diagram and Coordinate Frames



         Update scala sim template

         Configure and test eclipse plugin, still needs investigation

         Updates for IntelliJ

         Submit bug reports for Scala integration

         Update IDE based on IntelliJ feedback



         Phetcommon: investigated "jumpy" glitch on startup

         Wave-Interference: Discuss rendering problems with chris for Buffered Canvas

         Flash: Identified .svn as source of failure for Mac using VNC, with Jonathan


Upcoming Work

         Ramp Simulation, try to prepare a draft for Trish on Tuesday April 28.

         Issues for IOM implementation, testing, deploying.

         For details, See ticket report "Sam R: Report" here