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I need to identify software in which I can model the trajectory of a human being falling within a complex structure - e.g. as if someone is falling from a tree and hits a series of branches on the way down. Active participation by the human would be irrelevant. Is there such software?

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    What level of detail do you want in the motion of body parts (or can that just be a point mass)? What price? What OS? – user416 Apr 1 '19 at 13:28
  • Do you want to visualize it realistically? Then a gaming engine would be feasible. For doing predictions ("these data from our motion capture sensors could reflect a human body falling through trees"): you could do this for instance in Matlab. By the way I wonder where you might get training datasets from ;-) – knb Apr 1 '19 at 13:43
  • I think that there would have to be a reasonable amount of detail - a spherical object, for instance, would interact with the structure in a way that a limbed object would not. Price would be irrelevant as would the OS. I think visualisation would be useful to convince a (non-mathematically inclined) customer ;-) – Phil Parry Apr 1 '19 at 13:57
  • I seen some interesting video on youtube for an incoming software cascadeur but is still closed beta (you can try to apply) – Alex Apr 1 '19 at 22:31

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