CSE457: Computer Graphics

Catalog Description: Introduction to computer image synthesis, modeling, and animation. Topics may include visual perception, displays and framebuffers, image processing, affine and projective transformations, hierarchical modeling, hidden surface elimination, shading, ray-tracing, anti-aliasing, texture mapping, curves, surfaces, particle systems, dynamics, character animation, and animation principles.

Prerequisites: CSE 333; CSE 332.
Credits: 4.0
ABET Outcomes:
This course contributes to the following ABET outcomes:
(k) an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools
(c) an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
(a) an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
(d) an ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
(e) an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
(h) the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
(i) a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning

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