Re: Sharing Models, was: Intestinal Fortitude

From: Michael Lorrey (
Date: Wed Mar 21 2001 - 06:12:47 MST

Spike Jones wrote:
> > Spike Jones wrote:
> > > In the next few weeks we could suggest visions of what we want
> > > to do with a team-effort expandable web-accessible extropian
> > > space exploration model. ...
> >
> > Adrian Tymes wrote: This past weekend, I
> > managed to collate together what appear to be the equations necessary
> > for a simple plasma engine.
> Coooool! This is EXACTLY what I had in mind, and Adrian you
> need not wait until you have a complete work. If you have an
> HTML sketch with equations, thats a goooood start. Sometime we
> need to define and limit the scope of the project.

You know, with enough features like this, this could become something
like a space version of x-plane....

BTW: The USAF's Phillips Lab has a great application they developed for
simulating all sorts of electric propelled orbital transfer vehicles:
plasma, ion, etc. I'll try to load it up somewhere for download.

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