Re: Exporting video of simulation

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg116751] Re: Exporting video of simulation*From*: DmitryG <einschlag at gmail.com>*Date*: Sat, 26 Feb 2011 06:06:45 -0500 (EST)*References*: <ik84gq$n7b$1@smc.vnet.net>

On 25 Feb., 06:41, Gabriel Landi <gtla... at gmail.com> wrote: > Hey guys, > > I've been using Mathematica to do the following: > > (1) Import data values from a simulation done in a different software. > Simulation is basically solving a ODE. > The data has the form (t, x1, x2, x3, ...) > > (2) I then use this data to make a ParametricPlot3D of (x1(t), x2(t), > x3(t)). I Use function interpolation which works pretty well. > > (3) Now... what I really want is to make a video of this parametric 3D pl= ot > as a function of time. i. e., the 3D curve is drawn with time in the vide= o. > So far, the best I have come up with is to create a Manipulate Object and > then export it (almost aways to quicktime .mov even though the format > doesn't matter). > I also plot alongside the 3D plot a 2D graph of one of the components. > > The problem is: making the video takes alot more time than the simulation=