COMP 371 Computer Graphics - Charalambos Poullis
 

COURSE SCHEDULE

The list below provides a summary of the material that will be covered during the course as well as a tentative schedule. Labs will support topics covered in the lectures and provide hands-on exercises.

Ackowledgements: The slides are a combination of multiple resources and materials generously made publicly available by E. Angel, P. Shirley, J. Barbic, R. Barzel, A. van Dam.

2016 Fall Semester
Date Topics Chapters Slides Comments
1 > 06 SEP Syllabus
Introduction to Computer Graphics
Ch. 1 Slides
Slides
Programming Assignment 1 is out
2 > 13 SEP Input and Interaction
Geometry and Transformations
Ch. 3, 4 Slides
Slides
Tutorial schedule
3 > 20 SEP Viewing
Building Models
Ch. 5 Slides
Slides
4 > 27 SEP Shadows with Projections
Hierarchical Modeling
Ch. 5.10, 10 Slides
Slides
Programming Assignment 1 is due
5 > 04 OCT Splines
Programming Assignment #1 solution
Ch. 12
Slides
Programming Assignment 2 is out
6 > 11 OCT QUIZ #1
Programmable Shaders

Ch. 9

Slides
Programming Assignment 2 is due
7 > 18 OCT Lighting and Shading
Rasterization
Ch. 6
Ch. 7.8­, 7.10
Slides
Slides
8 > 25 OCT Ray Tracing
Ray Tracing/Geometric Queries
Ch. 13.2­-13.3 Slides
Slides
Programming Assignment 3 is out
9 > 01 NOV Spatial Data Structures
Texture Mapping
Ch. 10.5,10.10, 10.12
Ch. 8.7-8.13
Slides
Slides
10 > 08 NOV Culling and Clipping
Programming Assignment #2 solution
Ch. 7.3­7.7 Slides Programming Assignment 3 is due
11 > 15 NOV Keyframe Animation
Programming Assignment #3 solution
Ch. 10.6 Slides
12 > 22 NOV QUIZ #2
Project Presentation Rubric
13 > 29 NOV Project Presentations