I’m beginning development on a project I am going to refer to here as “Odin”. For reasons mostly relating to intellectual property (until I can determine if this will be open-source or closed-source), I need to refrain from divulging details about the nature of the project, aside from that it could be conceivably be used as a pedagogical tool.
I met with one of my Prof’s yesterday to discuss Odin, and he thought the idea was really cool, with a lot of potential. The problem, in my mind, is whether or not it is too ambitious. Odin will require some mid-level graphical programming and probably some mid-level math for calculations. (By “mid-level” I am thinking in that the range’s upper bound is upper level mathematics.) I’ve been mulling over the concept for a while though, and I have a pretty good idea in my head for HOW it should work, at least. Continue reading