CSE 457 Introduction to Computer Graphics
Autumn Quarter 2006

Course calendar

The course calendar below gives the lecture topics, assignment and due dates for homeworks and projects, exam dates, times of project help sessions, and observed holidays.  The calendar is subject to change during the quarter, and we will remind you as each of the due dates and help sessions comes near.

Week

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

1






September 25

 


26






27

Introduction

 

Start looking for Impressionist partner 

28




 

 

29

Introduction

Displays

Impressionist Assigned

2






October 2

Displays

Image Processing

 

3

 

 

 

4

Image Processing

 

5






6

Image Processing

 

 

HW #1 assigned

3






9

Image Processing

 


10






11

Affine Transformations

 

 

Choose partners for Modeler

12




 

 

Impressionist Due

13

Affine Transformations

Hierarchical Modeling

 


Modeler Assigned

4






16

Hierarchical Modeling

Projections

 

Impressionist Artifact Due

17




18

Projections

 

 

19






20

Projections

 

HW#1 Due

5






23

Hidden Surfaces

Shading

 

Choose partners for Trace

24





25

Shading

 

 

 

26

 

 

 

 

 

 

Modeler Due

27

Shading

Ray Tracing



Trace Assigned

6






30

Ray Tracing

 


Modeler Artifact Due

 31



 

November 1

Ray Tracing

 

 

 

2




3

Shading

Ray Tracing

 

 

7






6

Anti-aliasing 

Distribution Ray Tracing


7


8

Distribution Ray Tracing

Texture Mapping

 

HW#2 Assigned

9



 


10

 

 

No School:

Veteran's Day Observed

 


8






13

Texture Mapping

Parametric Curves

Choose Partners for Animator

14

 



Trace Due

15

Parametric Curves

 

Animator Assigned

16

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

17

Parametric Curves

 

Trace Artifact Due

 

9






20

 

Parametric Curves

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

21


22

Particle Systems

 

 

HW#2 Due

23

 

 

No School:

    Thanksgiving break

24

 

 

No School:

    Thanksgiving break

 

 

10






27

Parametric surfaces

 

28






29

Subdivision curves and surfaces

 30





 

December 1

Principles of Traditional Animation


Animator Due

 

11




4

 

Advanced topics

5



 

 

 

6

Advanced Topics 

7


 

 

Animation Snapshot due at Noon

8


In Class Voting!

 

Animation Artifact Due at 9am

Finals week 11 12 13

 

Final Exam 2:30 - 4:20

 

 

14 15

 

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Fall Quarter 2006
 
 
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