COS 426 - Computer Graphics

Spring 2011

Course home Outline and lecture notes Assignments

Apr 28 The second exam will be Thursday, Apr 28 in class.
Old exams are available.
Apr 26 Assignment #4 due today.
Apr 18 Final project description is available.

Course Description

This course will study topics in computer graphics, covering methods in image processing, modeling, rendering, and animation.

Prerequisites: The course is appropriate for students who have taken COS217 and COS226 (or the equivalent). C++ will be used as the programming language (but no prior C++ knowledge is assumed).

Grading: The grade will be based on programming assignments (50%), two exams (25%), and a final project (25%).

Textbook: Fundamentals of Computer Graphics, Third Edition,
Peter Shirley et al., A.K. Peters, July 2009, ISBN: 978-1568814698.

Meeting time/place

Lecture: TTh 1:30-2:50, CS 105 (small auditorium)
Precepts: F 11:00-11:50 or 3:00-3:50, Friend 007


We will be experimenting with piazzza to handle Q&A this semester. Please post your questions there instead of mailing the Professor or TAs, if at all possible.


Szymon Rusinkiewicz
CS Building, Room 406
smr at cs
Office hours: M 3-4
  or by appointment


Vladimir Kim
CS Building, Room 414
vk at cs
Office hours: W 5-6


Aleksey Boyko
CS Building, Room 418a
aboyko at cs
Office hours: Th 6-7

Undergrad Coordinator

Colleen Kenny-McGinley
CS Building, Room 210
ckenny at cs

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