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.

2019 Winter Semester
Date Topics Chapters Slides Comments
1 > 10th Jan Syllabus
Introduction to Computer Graphics
Ch. 1 slides
slides
2 > 17th Jan Input and Interaction
Geometry and Transformations
Ch. 3, 4 slides
slides
Assignment 1 out
3 > 24th Jan Viewing and Projections
Building Models
Ch. 5 slides
slides
4 > 31st Jan Programmable shaders
Lighting and shading
Ch. 9
Ch. 6
slides
slides
Assignment 1 is due
Assignment 2 is out
5 > 7th Feb Shadows with Projections
Hierarchical Modeling
Ch. 5.10, 10 slides
slides
6 > 14th Feb QUIZ #1
Assignment 1 solution

7 > 21st Feb Culling and Clipping
Rasterization
Ch. 7.3­7.7
Ch. 7.8­, 7.10
slides
slides
Assignment 2 is due
Assignment 3 is out
8 > 7th Mar Ray Tracing
Ray Tracing/Geometric Queries
Ch. 13.2­-13.3 slides
slides
9 > 14th Mar 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
10 > 21st Mar Splines
Assignment #2 solution
Ch. 12
slides
11 > 28th Mar Animation
Review
Assignment #3 solution
Ch. 10.6
slides
review
12 > 4th Apr QUIZ #2
Project presentation rubric
slides
13 > 11th Apr Project presentations Project is due