CMU 15462/662
COMPUTER GRAPHICS
Basic Info
Mon/Wed 1:302:50pm
GHC 4215
Instructor: Keenan Crane
See the course info page for more info on policies and logistics.
Fall 2017 Schedule
Aug 28 
Assignment 0.0 out

Aug 30  
Sep 4 
No class (Labor Day)
Assignment 0.0 due/Assignment 0.5 out

Sep 6  
Sep 11 
Assignment 0.5 due/Assignment 1 out

Sep 12  
Sep 13  
Sep 18  
Sep 20  
Sep 25 
Assignment 1 due/Assignment 2 out

Sep 27  
Oct 2  
Oct 4  
Oct 9  
Oct 11  
Oct 13 
Assignment 2 due

Oct 16 
Midterm Review

Oct 18 
MIDTERM EXAM

Oct 19 
Assignment 3 out

Oct 23 
Midterm Recap

Oct 25  
Nov 1  
Nov 6  
Nov 8  
Nov 13  
Nov 15 
Variance Reduction

Nov 17 
Assignment 3 due/Assignment 4 out

Nov 20 
Introduction to Animation

Nov 22 
No class (Thanksgiving)

Nov 27 
Introduction to Optimization

Nov 29 
Dynamics and Time Integration

Dec 4 
Rigid Bodies

Dec 6 
Physically Based Animation and PDEs
Assignment 4 due

TBD 
FINAL EXAM

Assignments and Projects
(Due 9/4)  Assignment 0.0: Linear Algebra Review/Preview  (Due 9/11)  Assignment 0.5: Vector Calculus Review/Preview 
(Due 9/26)  Assignment 1: DrawSVG  (Due 10/13)  Assignment 2: MeshEdit 
(Due 11/13)  Assignment 3: PathTracer 
Acknowledgments
Thanks to past course contributors: Kayvon Fatahalian, Stelian Coros, Michael Choquette, SeJoon Chung, Sky Gao, Qiuyi Jia, Zach Shearer, Bryce Summers.