CS3451A: Computer Graphics, summer 2006
Tu-Th. from 12:05pm to 1:45pm in CCB53

Instructor: Jarek Rossignac, jarek@cc.gatech.edu Office: TSRB-320 on August 30, 2005)

Office hours: Tuesdays, 11am-noon in CCB-223

TA: Justin Jang

Office Hours: We 2-3:30 and Th 10:30-12 in CCB commons


Pictures of students

Date Topic and slides Tests/Projects Assigned reading Additional reading / software / resources
01 May 16 , Tu Intro, Perception, Processing wheels, Kitaoka, terminology, text, mouse, click, Weiss, Duke, Akiyoshi
02 May 18 , Th Geometry   geometry, Atali,
03 May 23, Tu Topology topology, Margalit,
04 May 25, Th Curves P1 due, results curves, Bsplines,
05 May 30, Tu Morphology Quiz 1 morphology, Williams,
06 June 1, Th Meshes   meshes, Rossignac, Trotter,
07 June 6 , Tu Geometry 3D P2 due, results    
08 June 8, Th GUI     Llamas, Igarashi, TiP
09 June 13, Tu Smoothing, subdivision     Seeger, Attene, Bischoff,
10 June 15, Th Simplification, segmentation P3 due   Rossignac, Mortara,
11 June 20, Tu Mesh Intersection, healing   Murali,
12 June 22, Th   Midterm    
13 June 27, Tu Light, Photorealism    
14 June 29, Th Panoramas, Lightfields   Horry, Seitz,
15 July 6, Th Rasterization, Perspective P4 due Jang, Mueller,
16 July 11, Tu GPU, Visual Effects Quiz 2   Mark, Shiue,
17 July 13, Th Shadows, Visibility     Sen, Brabec,
18 July 18, Tu NPR, PBR     Sousa, Decoret, DeCarlo, Gooch, Botsch,
19 July 20, Th CSG, Blister P5 due   Hable,
20 July 25, Tu Project Presentation Projects Each team presents
21 July 27, Th Revisions Bring sheet contining 1 question per lecture that YOU suggest for the final
22 Aug 3-Th 8:00-10:50am Final Closed Books (2 cheat sheets permitted)


Grades:
50% Projects. Each worth 5% for implementation and 5% for write-up/research/presentation. Late submission penalty: -10% of grade for project per day (unless authorized by instructor).
45% Exams. Quiz 1: 5%, Midtrerm: 15%, Quiz 2: 5%, Final: 20%. All closed books.
5% Class participation: attendence, teamwork, questions, answers, notes.

Project 1: Illusion of motion