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COMP 557 Fundamentals of Computer Graphics (3 credits)

Offered by: Computer Science (Faculty of Science)


Computer Science (Sci) : The study of fundamental mathematical, algorithmic and representational issues in computer graphics. The topics to be covered are: overview of graphics process, projective geometry, homogeneous coordinates, projective transformations, quadrics and tensors, line-drawing, surface modelling and object modelling reflectance models and rendering, texture mapping, polyhedral representations, procedural modelling, and animation.

Terms: Fall 2012

Instructors: Paul Kry (Fall)

  • 3 hours
  • Prerequisite: MATH 223, COMP 251, COMP 206