600.657 Advanced Computer Graphics and Geometric modeling.
Department of Computer Science

Prerequisites: 600.356/600.456 or 600.357/600.457
Hoffmann, C.M., Geometric and Solid Modeling: an introduction, 1989, Morgan Kaufman.
Farin, G., Curves and Surfaces for Computer Aided Geometric Design: A Practical Guide, 1993, Academic Press Inc.
Yen, J., Knotty [video]: A Bspline visualization program, 1992, Morgan Kaufmann series in computer graphics and geometric modeling (produced by Hewlett Packard Laboratories). Watt A. and M. Watt, Advanced Animation and Rendering Techniques Theory and Practice, 1994, AddisonWesley.
Foley, J.D., A. van Dam, S. Feiner, and J. Hughes, Computer Graphics: Principles and Practice , 2nd Edition in C 1990, AddisonWesley, ISBN 0201121107. (Errata)
Neider, J., T. Davis, and M. Woo, OpenGL Programming Guide , 1994 AddisonWesley, ISBN 0201632748.
Blinn J., A Trip Down the Graphics Pipeline. Jim Blinn's Corner, 1996, Morgan Kaufmann.
Graphics Gems IV, AP Professional.
MSE library has copies on reserve.
There will be occasional written assignments. Afterclass discussion on these assignments among students is encouraged, but everyone must WRITE their own answer, independently. (Written assignments = 25%)
Important dates:
Project Selection and Presentation Scheduling  Feb 18 
Project Submission  April 30 
Project Demo  May 1 
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