CMU 15-462/662
COMPUTER GRAPHICS
Basic Info
Mon/Wed 1:30-2:50pm
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
Perspective Projection and Texture Mapping
Sep 25
The Rasterization Pipeline
Assignment 1 due/Assignment 2 out
Sep 27
Introduction to Geometry
Oct 2
Meshes and Manifolds
Oct 4
Surface Acquisition and Mesh Generation
Oct 9
Geometry Processing and Geometric Queries
Oct 11
Accelerating Geometric Queries
Oct 13
Assignment 2 due
Oct 16
High-Performance Ray Tracing
Oct 18
MIDTERM EXAM
Oct 19
Assignment 3 out
Oct 23
Monte Carlo Integration
Oct 25
Radiometry
Oct 30
The Rendering Equation
Nov 1
Variance Reduction
Nov 6
Introduction to Animation
Nov 8
Rigging and Kinematics
Nov 13
Introduction to Optimization
Assignment 3 due/Assignment 4 out
Nov 15
Dynamics and Time Integration
Nov 20
Rigid Bodies
Nov 22
No class (Thanksgiving)
Nov 27
Physically Based Animation and PDEs
Nov 29
Frequency, Vibration, and Fourier
Dec 4
Special Topics in Computer Graphics (TBD)
Assignment 4 due
Dec 6
Course Recap and Final Review
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
Acknowledgments

Thanks to past course contributors: Kayvon Fatahalian, Stelian Coros, Michael Choquette, Se-Joon Chung, Sky Gao, Qiuyi Jia, Zach Shearer, Bryce Summers.