CS348a Class Schedule, Winter Quarter '07'08
Below are the key dates for the class. 
Monday 
Wednesday 
January 7 
January 9 
No Class

Class Introduction; Homogeneous Coordinates; The Projective Plane; Oriented Projective Geometry 
January 14 
January 16 
Affine/Projective Transformations and their Matrix Representations Homework 1 out 
Quaternions

January 21 
January 23 
MLK Day Holiday. No Class

Shape Modeling: Parametric and Implicit; Classification of Parametric Cubics.

January 28 
January 30 
Polar Forms Homework 1 due; Homework 2 out 
Continuity Constraints; Splines

February 4 
February 6 
BSplines

Rational Curves

February 11 
February 13 
TensorProduct and Total Degree Surfaces Homework 2 due; Homework 3 out 
Subdivision Curves and Surfaces

February 18 
February 20 
Presiden'ts Day Holiday. No Class

Triangle Meshes and their Representation; the QuadEdge Data Structure Project (Homework 4) out 
February 25 
February 27 
Solid Models; BSPs and their Uses Homework 3 due 
Inclass Midterm 
March 3 
March 5 
Intro to Geometry Processing; Surface Reconstruction

Mesh Smoothing [Guest Lecture]

March 10 
March 12 
Mesh Simplification

Mesh Parametrization Project due 