Trains and Roller Coasters-李國維
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Abstract

It was a roller coaster on the moon, and the volcanic eruptions of fire and rain.

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Abstract

It was a roller coaster on the moon, and the volcanic eruptions of fire and rain.

Technical introduction
  • Top-down view 
  • background
  • Add, move, and remove control points
  • Save and load the control points
  • Lighting
  • Animated 
  • A track with C1/G1
  • Train
  • Train view
  • Program is proper documented
  • Train is proper oriented
  • Some scenery
  • Arc Length Parameterization
  • Tension control of a spline
  • Approximating C2 curve
  • Draw nicer looking tracks
  • Parallel rails
  • Rail tiles
  • Correct Orientation in 3D
  • Multiple cars
  • Simple Physics
  • Improve the user interface of the frame work
  • Make totally over-the-top tracks
  • Multiple tracks and trains
  • Direct manipulation or interpolating C2 curve
  • Headline
  • Smoke
  • Non-flat terrain
  • Support Structure
  • Scenery
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