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Final Grades Are Done - World Marking Record Achieved (02:11am Friday)
Thanks to Kay and Shawna for their help!
I have added the last B-Spline powerpoint lecture to the notes
Note error in the handout on B-Splines - see correction
|Link to Kay's page see other links below|
|UPDATED : 28/Oct/2001|
Course Outline Labs Assignments Exams Links
Click on the subject areas to display course note files in Portable Document Format (pdf) which can be viewed using the Adobe Acrobat viewer. This software can be downloaded from http://www.adobe.com/acrobat
|Week One Sep 10, 12, 14||Introduction, QT and OpenGL,|
|Week Two Sep 17, 19, 21||2D transformations, DAGs and other hierarchies|
|Week Three Sep 24, 26, 28||Hardware and Raster Fundamentals, Scan Conversion algorithms|
|Week Four Oct 1, 3, 5||clipping, 3D transforms,perspective transforms.|
|Week Five Oct 8, 10, 12||Assignment One Due 14th October
modelling, Parametric curves, Bezier-splines,
|Week Six Oct 15, 17, 19||B-spline
|Week Seven Oct 22, 24, 26||implicit modeling, L-Systems, CSG and other modelling techniques|
|Week Eight Oct 29, 31 Nov 2||Rendering, Images: grey levels, gamma correction, colour introduction.|
|Week Nine Nov 5, 7, 9||Assignment Two Due 9 November
Introduction to ray tracing,
|Week Ten Nov 14, 16|| Z-buffer,
& intro. to anti-aliasing. Lighting,
Reading Days Nov 10 - 13
|Week Eleven Nov 19, 21, 23||Faceted shading, Gouraud Shading, Phong shading.|
|Week Twelve Nov 26, 28, 30||Making
Ray Tracing more efficient.
Texture mapping and anti-aliasing.
|Week Thirteen Dec 3, 5, 7||Assignment Three Due 7 December
Animation & Special topics HCI
Last Day of Classes Friday December 7 2001
There will be three assignments worth 40% of the course marks. The assignments are programming tasks and should be submitted electronically by the date indicated.
Due Date: 14 Oct 2001
Due Date: 16 Nov 2001
Please don't put too many enhancements in this assignment Use your time to work on assignment three which is much more difficult!
Due Date: 7 Dec 2001
2001 Assignment 3 Marking Scheme
for triangle meshes
Program to View the triangle meshes
Mid-term and answers.
The 1998 mid-term was a take-home exam.
Take a look at the old exams
96, and final
Also look at the solution to the ray tracing problem from last years final
A collection of old exam questions is available in pdf format.
Link to Kay's page
Link to Ryan Schmidt's page this might be very useful when you write your ray tracer.
Birthing a Ray Tracer
Source Code Links to pixmap (ppm) format software and linearalgebra code, ray tracing code etc.
See the 2000 Ray Tracing Contest Images
implicit tutorial .
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