CS348a Class Schedule, Fall Quarter '06'07
Below are the key dates for the class. 
Tuesday

Thursday

September 26

September 28

Class Introduction; Homogeneous Coordinates; The Projective Plane; Oriented Projective Geometry

Affine/Projective Transformations and their Matrix Representations

October 3

October 5

Quaternions Homework 1 out 
Shape Modeling: Parametric and Implicit

October 10

October 12

Classification of Parametric Cubics

Polar Forms

October 17

October 19

Continuity Constraints; Splines Homework 1 due; Homework 2 out 
BSplines

October 24

October 26

Rational Curves

TensorProduct and Total Degree Surfaces I

October 31

November 2

TensorProduct and Total Degree Surfaces II [Guest Lecture] Homework 2 due; Homework 3 out 
Subdivision Curves and Surfaces I [Guest Lecture]

November 7

November 9

Subdivision Curves and Surfaces II

Triangle Meshes and their Representation; the QuadEdge Data Structure Homework 3 due; Project (Homework 4) out 
November 14

November 16

Solid Models; BSPs and their Uses

Inclass Midterm 
November 21

November 23

Thanksgiving Recess

Thanksgiving Recess

November 28

November 30

Mesh Simplification

Scattered Data Interpolation I

December 5

December 7

Scattered Data Interpolation II [Guest Lecture] Project due 
Class Summary; Course Evaluation
