[SciPy-User] Mayavi for physics simulations

Gary Ruben gruben@bigpond.net...
Sat Dec 12 07:27:16 CST 2009

You should be able to do this with Mayavi's visual compatibility module. 
See this example 
but it sounds like you'd be better off using the visual module directly 

cool-RR wrote:
> Oops, I'm sorry, I got mixed up with the mailing lists again, I'll send 
> it to enthought-dev, sorry.
> On Sat, Dec 12, 2009 at 3:13 PM, cool-RR <cool-rr@cool-rr.com 
> <mailto:cool-rr@cool-rr.com>> wrote:
>     Hello,
>     I would like to use Mayavi to simulate physical bodies, (which for
>     now will be only spheres,) moving around in 3-D space. Will it be
>     possible? (I'm asking because I've seen mostly plots with Mayavi and
>     not discrete objects.)
>     Bonus points if I can draw velocity and acceleration arrows from the
>     bodies.
>     Ram.

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