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planetsun - the kepler problem in 3d
OpenGL program

The above animated gif showing a planets motions around a sun was screen captured from an OpenGL application implementing the solution of the kepler problem. It allows the user to interactively change the basic parameters of the Kepler problem. These parameters are:
1. The sun mass
2. The excentricity of the ellipse
3. The coupling constant between the planets

Download of the windows executable:
planetsun for windows(115kB)
(The zip-file contains the necessary glut32.dll)

Download of the source code:
planetsun-1.01.zip(38kB)
(The zip-file contains makefiles for Linux and project files for Visual-C++ 6.0.


planetsun - the kepler problem in 3d is a bitsoup project
last modified: 2007 JUL 21
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