Course notes - Spring 2005

Lecture 0, Jan. 11: Introduction

Lecture 1, Jan. 13: Linear algebra

Lecture 2, Jan. 18: Transformations (R/S/T)

Lecture 3, Jan. 20: More about transformations

Lecture 4, Jan. 25: Axis transformations

Lecture 5, Jan. 27: Line rasterization

Lecture 6, Feb. 01: Polygon rasterization

Lecture 7, Feb. 03: Clipping, culling

Lecture 8, Feb. 08: Visibility, HW1 assigned

Lecture 8, Feb. 10: Visibility - cont'd

Lecture 9, Feb. 15: Shading, HW1 due

Lecture 10, Feb. 17: Shading - cont'd, HW2 assigned

Lecture 11, Feb. 22: Shadows

Lecture 12, Feb 24: Texturing

Lecture 13, Mar 01: Texturing - continued

Lecture 14, Mar 03: Global illumination

Lecture 15, Mar 08: Non-photoreal rendering, HW2 due

March 10: Midterm exam

Lecture 16, Mar 22: OpenGL I, HW3 assigned

Lecture 17, Mar 24: OpenGL II

Lecture 18, Mar 29: GPU

Lecture 19, Mar 31: Sampling

Lecture 20, Apr 05: 3D CG primitives, HW3 due

Apr 07: no class..

Lecture 21, Apr 12: Animation

Lecture 22, Apr 14: Phenomena, cameras

Lecture 23, Apr 19: Moviemaking, vfx; Teacher/TA eval

Lecture 24, Apr 21: Commercial CG programs: 3D, 2D

Lecture 25, Apr 26: 3D CG application areas; CSCI class survey

April 28: ***REVIEW***

April 29: HW4 is due.. (Fri.)

May 03: Final exam - same place, same time..