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, U. Neumann, S. You, R. Barzel, A. van Dam.

2018 Fall Semester
Date Topics Chapters Slides Comments
1 > 4th Sep Syllabus
Introduction to Computer Graphics
Ch. 1 slides
slides
2 > 11th Sep Input and Interaction
Geometry and Transformations
Ch. 3, 4 slides
slides
Assignment 1 out
3 > 18th Sep Viewing and Projections
Building Models
Ch. 5 slides
slides
4 > 25th Sep Programmable shaders
Lighting and shading
Ch. 9
Ch. 6
slides
slides
Assignment 1 is due
Assignment 2 is out
5 > 2nd Oct Shadows with Projections
Hierarchical Modeling
Ch. 5.10, 10 slides
slides
7 > 9th Oct QUIZ #1
Assignment 1 solution

8 > 16th Oct Culling and Clipping
Rasterization
Ch. 7.3­7.7
Ch. 7.8­, 7.10
slides
slides
Assignment 2 is due
Assignment 3 is out
9 > 23rd Oct Ray Tracing
Ray Tracing/Geometric Queries
Ch. 13.2­-13.3 slides
slides
10 > 30th Oct Spatial Data Structures
Texture Mapping
Ch. 10.5,10.10, 10.12
Ch. 8.7-8.13
slides
slides
Assignment 3 is due
Project is out
11 > 6th Nov Splines
Assignment #2 solution
Ch. 12
slides
12 > 13th Nov Animation
Review
Assignment #3 solution
Ch. 10.6
slides
review
13 > 20th Nov QUIZ #2
Project presentation rubric
slides
14 > 27th Nov Project presentations Project is due