PhET Progress Report

Sam Reid

April 26, 2007


An online version of this report is available here.

Hereís a pie chart representation of the time distribution.


Energy Skate Park

         Posted 3 revisions this week, latest version is

         Finished all requests from April 12 meeting

         Bugfix in record/playback & save/load in web start version.

         Standardize build process

         Click here for a detailed list of changes.

         Click here for some feature requests to discuss.


Build Process

         Collaborated with John to improve design of Java-based build process.

         Still needs to be integrated with entire build process


JNLP Generation/Flavor Support

         Improved build process to support multiple flavors of a simulation.

         Titles are localized

         Still needs to be polished (improved design, error handling, etc.) but itís working.

         Information for each simulation needs to be put in this format.



         Consolidate & move resources

         Internal fixes (minor)


Upcoming Work

         Improve build system (with John)

         Energy Skate Park?

         Rotation (partly with John)