Computer Graphics (CMU 15462/662)
Basic Info
Mon/Wed 10:40am12:00pm
Remote
Instructor: Nancy Pollard
See the course info page for more info on policies and logistics.
Spring 2021 Schedule
Feb 1  
Feb 3 
Assignment 0.0 OUT

Feb 8 
Assignment 0.0 DUE
Assignment 0.5 OUT

Feb 10 
Assignment 0.5 DUE
Assignment 1.0 OUT

Feb 15  
Feb 17  
Feb 22 
Assignment 1.0 DUE
Assignment 1.5 OUT

Feb 24  
Mar 1 
Assignment 1.5 DUE

Mar 3 
MIDTERM EXAM

Mar 8 
Assignment 2.0 OUT

Mar 10  
Mar 15  
Mar 17 
Assignment 2.0 DUE
Assignment 2.5 OUT

Mar 22  
Mar 24 
Assignment 2.5 DUE
Assignment 3.0 OUT

Mar 29  
Mar 31  
Apr 5 
BREAK DAY NO CLASSES

Apr 7 
Assignment 3.0 DUE
Assignment 3.5 OUT

Apr 12  
Apr 14  
Apr 19 
Dynamics and Time Integration
Assignment 3.5 DUE
Assignment 4.0 OUT

Apr 21 
Introduction to Optimization

Apr 26 
PhysicallyBased Animation and PDEs

Apr 28 
Character Simulation and Control
Assignment 4.0 DUE
Assignment 4.5 OUT

May 3 
Final Review

May 5 
Course WrapUp
Assignment 4.5 DUE May 7

May 14 (8:3011:30am) 
FINAL EXAM

Assignments and Projects
(Due 2/8)  Assignment 0.0: Linear Algebra Review/Preview 
(Due 2/10)  Assignment 0.5: Vector Calculus Review/Preview 
(Due 2/22)  Assignment 1.0: DrawSVG 
(Due 3/1)  Assignment 1.5: DrawSVG 
(Due 3/17)  Assignment 2.0: MeshEdit 
(Due 3/24)  Assignment 2.5: MeshEdit 
(Due 4/7)  Assignment 3.0: PathTracer 
(Due 4/19)  Assignment 3.5: PathTracer 
(Due 4/28)  Assignment 4.0: Animation 
(Due 5/7)  Assignment 4.5: Animation 
Acknowledgments
Thanks to past course contributors: Kayvon Fatahalian, Stelian Coros, Michael Choquette, SeJoon Chung, Sky Gao, Qiuyi Jia, Nick Sharp, Zach Shearer, Maxwell Slater, Bryce Summers.