CS 348B Spring 2005

Computer Graphics: Image Synthesis Techniques

Pat Hanrahan




Lecture Schedule

All lecture slides will be placed online the night before class. Note: these lecture slides were not designed to be self-explanatory. Pat writes on the slides and adds a great deal of material during class.

Please read the papers associated with each lecture before the lecture.

Mar 29 The Goals of Rendering
Mar 31 Ray Tracing I: Basic Algorithms
Apr 5 Ray Tracing II: Acceleration Techniques
Apr 7 Radiometry
Apr 12 The Light Field
Apr 14 Monte Carlo Integration I
Apr 19 Camera Simulation
Apr 21 Sampling and Reconstruction: Filtering, Aliasing and Antialiasing
Apr 26 Monte Carlo Integration II
Apr 28 Reflection Models I: BRDFs, Diffuse
May 3 Reflection Models II: Glossy
May 5 Texture
May 10 Light Transport and the Rendering Equation
May 12 Monte Carlo Path Tracing
May 17 Irradiance Caching and Photon Maps
May 19 Participating Media and Volume Rendering
May 24 Reflection Models III: Anisotropic Reflection Models
May 26 Current Topics in Rendering
June 6 Final Projects Due; Rendering Competition

Course Information



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