Lecture 
Date 
Topic 
Reading 
1 
9/21 
Introduction [ .ppt (5.7MB)  .pdf (0.8MB)] 
Buss: 116, 319331 
2 
9/26 
Vectors & Matrices [ .ppt (0.2MB)  .pdf (0.2MB)] 
Buss: 1734 
3 
9/28 
Homogeneous Transformations [ .ppt (0.3MB)  .pdf (0.3MB) ] 
Buss: 3446 
4 
10/3 
Perspective and Viewing [ .ppt (0.2MB)  .pdf (0.2MB) ] 
Buss: 4658 
5 
10/5 
Clipping & Scan Conversion [ .ppt (0.2MB)  .pdf (0.1MB) ] (Project 1 Due) 
Buss: 5866 
6 
10/10 
Class Cancelled due to Instructor Illness 

7 
10/12 
Models & Hierarchies [ .ppt (0.1MB)  .pdf (0.1MB) ] & Texture Mapping [ .ppt (0.2MB)  .pdf (0.1MB) ] 
Buss: 6787 
8 
10/17 
Lighting [ .ppt (0.2MB)  .pdf (0.1MB) ] 
Buss: 126145 
9 
10/19 
Antialiasing [ .ppt (0.4MB)  .pdf (0.2MB) ] 
Buss: 99125 
10 
10/24 
Lighting, part 2 [ .ppt (0.2MB)  .pdf (0.1MB) ] (Project 2 Due) 
Buss: 8798 
11 
10/26 
Midterm (In Class) 

12 
10/31 
Cubic Curves [ .ppt (0.2MB)  .pdf (0.1MB) ] 
Buss: 155177, opt: 178232 
13 
11/2 
Curved Surfaces [ .ppt (0.2MB)  .pdf (0.1MB) ] 

14 
11/7 
Scene management [ .ppt (1MB)  .pdf (0.2MB) ] 

15 
11/9 
Light and Color (Project 3 Due) 
Buss: 146154 
16 
11/14 
Ray tracing [ .ppt (0.3 MB)  .pdf (0.3 MB) ] 
Buss: 233270 
17 
11/16 
Global illumination & photorealism [ .ppt (1.1 MB)  .pdf (0.3 MB) ] 
Buss: 272288 
18 
11/21 
Procedural modeling 

** 
11/23 
Thanksgiving!!! 

19 
11/28 
Project 4 discussion hosted by TA's 

20 
11/30 
Review (Project 4 Due, Sign up by 5:30PM) 

Final 
12/6 
Time: 7:00pm to 10:00pm. Location: TBA 
