Virtual Physics Links

Mass and spring models

ATOMS - this site
Sodaplay's "constructor" (Java applet)
JSpringies applet (Java applet)
Real time 3D physics simulator applet
XSpringies - for the X Windows System
XSpringies - for Microsoft Windows
OGL springs

Molecular modelling software

Oxford Molecular
MSI - Molecular Simulations Inc
Molecular modeling - an index
Lists of modeling software
Hypercube Inc.
GROMACS - Molecular Dynamics on Parallel Computers
Molecular ventures - MacMolecule 2 and PCMolecule 2
VMD - Visual molecular dynamics

Modeling organisms using simulated physics

Framsticks - virtual creatures
Darwin2K - 3D robots
The GOLEM Project - "Genetically Organized Lifelike Electro Mechanics"
JRobots - very simple Java game
CellLife - simple creatures in an applet

Collision detection

Collision Detection Algorithm
Collision Detection in Flash
Modeling, Physically-Based Simulation and Applications
Interactive and Exact Collision Detection for Virtual and Simulated Environments
Collision Detection Algorithm
SOLID - Collision Detection Library
V-Clip Collision Detection Library
RAPID - collision detection
Quick CD - collision detection

Simulated Physics

Primarily 2D dynamics - Chris Hecker
Chris Hecker's 2D demo I (Java applet)
Chris Hecker's 2D demo II (Java applet)
Physics Applets
JARS Physics Applets
Physics Applets
Java applets with a crystalline connection
JohnnyVon - self-replication - in Java

Physics Engines

Oxford Dynamics - fast & simple code for vehicle simulations

Particle simulations

Particle Systems - an index
Flow - particle simulations for Linux
LGA papers
Impact and gravity simulation

Particle simulation applets

Particles Diffusion (Java applet)
Einstein's Explanation of Brownian Motion (Java applet)
Physics of 2D collisions (Java applet)
Simulating a 2 dimensional gas with hard spheres (Java applet)
Molecular Model for an Ideal Gas (Java applet)
3D Elastic collisions (Java applet)
3D collisions with gravity (Java applet)
Impact simulation (Java applet)
JMP - Java Molecular Dynamics - (Java applet)
OSLET - Open Simulation Lab on the nET - in Java
Two streams (Java applet)
Bouncing balls in a box (Java applet)
"The balls" (Java applet)
Diffusion Limited Aggregation - a fractal growth model (Java applet)
Piston cylinder (Java applet)
Simple gas (Java applet)
Coloured gas (Java applet)

N-Body Simulations - Gravity

Parallel N-Body Simulations
Simulation of gravitational forces - Using the Barnes-Hut N-Body algorithm (Java applet)
N-Body Simulation (Java applet)
N-Body Simulations
N-body shop


Rendering primitives - demo Page for Java

Karl Sims

Karl Sims retrospective
Karl Sims: "Blockies"

Jeffrey Ventrella

Gene Pool
Darwin Pond
Arrows in the Fluid Mind - a 2D fluid dynamics model for animation

William Latham

Artworks - William Latham's site
Book reviews of Latham's work

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