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mkardesci
05-30-2003, 12:03 AM
Hi, I am trying to write a space simulation, and now I have to make rotating volumed clouds. Any suggestion

morbac
05-30-2003, 12:28 PM
Are there clouds in space !??

KlausE
05-30-2003, 01:09 PM
Volume rendering ? http://dynamo.ecn.purdue.edu/~ebertd/nvidia/PURPL_results.html http://www.cs.utah.edu/~jmk/simian/index.htm

Imposters ? http://www.cs.unc.edu/~harrism/clouds/index.html

john
05-30-2003, 05:07 PM
Are there clouds in space !??

yep. I guess he means nebulae, tho'. Jupiter is effectively a big cloud :-)

mkardesci
05-30-2003, 06:17 PM
I mean gas clouds

KlausE
05-30-2003, 06:21 PM
You can probably apply the same physical model as in the links i posted: emission, absorption, scattering, ...

Klaus