RSS 56 projects tagged "Scientific/Engineering"

No download Website Updated 24 Feb 2014 Noble Ape Simulation

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Pop 504.11
Vit 57.23

The Noble Ape Simulation is a collection of a number of autonomous simulation components including a landscape simulation, biological simulation, weather simulation, sentient creature (Noble Ape) simulation, and a simple intelligent-agent scripting language (ApeScript). Noble Ape also contains a social simulation where the Noble Apes can be tracked in terms of social groups and also over many generations to explain social phenomenon to users looking to study this kind of interaction. It has been in development for more than a fifteen years.

Download Website Updated 03 Apr 2008 Celestia

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Pop 320.20
Vit 5.28

Celestia is an OpenGL-based 3D space simulation for Unix and Win32 that lets you travel through the solar system, to the stars, and even beyond the galaxy. Visit over 100,000 stars, 100 solar system bodies, and all known extrasolar planets.

Download Website Updated 28 Apr 2008 Vega Strike

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Pop 268.15
Vit 6.81

Vega Strike is a Linux action space simulator designed to bring 3d space combat to a whole new level of graphics, gameplay, and customizability.

Download Website Updated 15 Nov 2013 adevs

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Pop 254.94
Vit 38.03

adevs is a C++ library (with Java language bindings) for developing discrete event simulations based on the Parallel DEVS and Dynamic DEVS formalisms.

Download Website Updated 03 Dec 2002 DroidBattles

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Pop 178.93
Vit 3.68

DroidBattles (formerly known as BattleBots) is a game of programming. The task is to design your bots and then use the hardware as efficiently as possible by writing a program for it, with the mission to kill any enemy bots on the playground.

Download Website Updated 16 May 2012 Visualization Library

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Pop 117.45
Vit 10.70

Visualization Library is C++ middleware for high-performance 2D and 3D graphics applications based on the industry standard OpenGL 1.x-4.x, designed to develop portable applications for the Windows, Linux and Mac OS X operating systems. It supports advanced features like OpenGL Shading Language, Volume Rendering, Isosurface extraction, Frame Buffer Objects, Multiple Render Targets, Vertex and Pixel Buffer Objects, KdTree/AABB frustum culling, a multilingual Unicode-based text engine, advanced texturing, DDS cubemaps, mipmaps, compressed textures, and much more. Visualization Library can be especially useful in 3D/2D scientific visualization, virtual reality, augmented reality, visual simulation, data visualization, presentations, multimedia applications, special effects, and 3D/2D games.

Download Website Updated 08 May 2012 Gravit

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Pop 115.26
Vit 7.15

Gravit is a gravity simulator. It uses Newtonian physics using the Barnes-Hut N-body algorithm. Although the main goal of Gravit is to be as accurate as possible, it also creates beautiful looking gravity patterns. It records the history of each particle so that it can animate and display a path of its travels. At any stage you can rotate your view in 3D and zoom in and out. Gravit uses OpenGL, Lua, SDL, SDL_ttf, and SDL_image.

Download Website Updated 22 Jul 2006 GalaxyHack

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Pop 111.18
Vit 5.68

GalaxyHack allows you to design a fleet of spaceships which can then be tested in AI script based battles against fleets designed by other players. Though battles take place in real time, the strategy comes beforehand, both in writing short AI scripts in an easy-to-use proprietary scripting language, and also in the set up and selection of your forces.

No download Website Updated 20 Jun 2005 X-Plane

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Pop 110.80
Vit 6.06

X-Plane is a flight simulator that reads in the geometric shape of any aircraft and then figures out how that aircraft will fly. It does this via an engineering process called "blade element theory", which involves breaking the aircraft down into many small elements and then finding the forces on each little element many times per second. These forces are then converted into accelerations, which are then integrated to velocities and positions. This gives X-Plane the most realistic flight model available for personal computers.

Download Website Updated 06 Jul 2013 JASA

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Pop 97.48
Vit 17.29

JASA is a high-performance auction simulator. It is designed for performing experiments in agent-based computational economics. It implements variants of the double-auction market, which is commonly used to run real-world market places such as stock exchanges. It is designed to be highly extensible so that other types of auctions can easily be implemented. The software also provides a base classes for implementing simple adaptive trading agents.

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Skylable SX

A cloud storage toolkit.

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Text2GUI

A program that generates Java GUIs from natural language.