CSE 8433 Advanced Computer Graphics Schedule: Spring 2005

Week

Class Date Lecture Topics Readings

1

Mon, Jan 10 Review and fundamentals: graphics math, the rendering pipeline H & B:  A.1, A.2, A.4, A.5, A.8A.10, A.14, 5.15.5, 5.85.16; 6.16.3, 7.17.6, 7.87.9; Shirley: chapter 2, chapter 4, chapter 5.
Wed, Jan 12
2 Mon, Jan 17 No Class: MLK Holiday  
  Wed, Jan 19 Ray tracing, basic shading H & B: 9.10, 10.11, 10.4; 10.1, 10.2, 10.3
3 Mon, Jan 24 Shirley: chapter 9
Wed, Jan 26
4 Mon, Jan 31    
  Wed, Feb 2 Sampling theory and antialiasing H & B: 4.17, Foley et al. chapter 14.10
5 Mon, Feb 7 Cook TOG 86 paper
Wed, Feb 9
6 Mon, Feb 14    
  Wed, Feb 16    
Assignment 1 Due: Wed, Feb 16, 11:55 pm
7 Mon, Feb 21 Measuring light, the rendering equation Cook SIGGRAPH 84 paper
Wed, Feb 23 Kajiya SIGGRAPH 86 paper
8 Mon, Feb 28 Midterm Exam Watt Chapter 7
Midterm Exam: Mon, Feb 28, 23:15 pm
  Wed, Mar 2 Advanced global illumination, path tracing, particle tracing, photon mapping H & B: 10.12, 10.14, Watt Chapter 10
9 Mon, Mar 7
Wed, Mar 9
Spring Break March 1420
10 Mon, Mar 21    
Assignment 2 Due: Mon, Mar 21, 11:55 pm
  Wed, Mar 23    
11 Mon, Mar 28 Color models
Wed, Mar 30
12 Mon, Apr 4 Current research area presentations: 2 students  
  Wed, Apr 6 Current research area presentations: 2 students  
13 Mon, Apr 11  
Wed, Apr 13 Current research area presentations: 2 students
Assignment 3 Due: Wed, Apr 13
14 Mon, Apr 18 Current research areas: 2 students  
  Wed, Apr 20 Current research areas: 2 student  
Assignment 4 Due: Fri, Apr 22, 11:55 pm
15 Mon, Apr 25 Current research areas: 1 student; final projects
Wed, Apr 27 Final project presentations
Final Exam: Mon, May 2nd, 123 pm, 104 Butler
Last Modified: March 26, 2005