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Name

mkepidisk - uniform-ring-density test disk on epicycles

Synopsis

mkepidisk out=snapshot [parameters=values ...]

Description

mkepidisk sets up a cold disk of test particles orbiting clockwise on elliptical orbits.

Parameters

The following parameters are recognized in any order if the keyword is also given:
out=out_file
The data are written to this file in SnapShot(5NEMO) format [no default]. rmin=min_disk_radius Inner cutoff radius of test-particle disk. [Default: 0.0].
rmax=max_disk_radius
Outer cutoff radius of test-particle disk. [Default: 1.0].
nring=n-rings
dr=separation
axirat=
omega=
seed=
headline=message
Text headline for output file [default: not used].

See Also

mktestdisk(1NEMO) , mkdisk(1NEMO)

Update History


28-aug-90    V1.0: coded for class    PJT
19-dec-90    V1.1: some mods    PJT


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