Cmpt 461/761 - Tentative Class Schedule

Week Date Tuesday Thursday
1 Sep 6+8 Administration + Review
pdf  + pdf
Comprehensive overview
pdf
2 Sep 13+15 Ray-intersection acceleration pdf Tutorial - Introduction to PBRT pdf examples
Ray-intersection acceleration pdf
Lab1: Due Oct 02
3 Sep 20+22 Radiometry / Photometry pdf Image Pipeline pdf
4 Sep 27+29 Image Pipeline pdf Reflectance Functions
pdf

Lab2: Due Oct 16
5 Oct 04+06 Reflectance Functions
pdf
Reflectance Functions
pdf
6 Oct 11+13 Reflectance Functions
pdf
Sampling (Fourier transform, aliasing vs. noise)
pdf
7 Oct 18+20 uniform vs. non-uniform sampling
pdf
Monte Carlo I - Basics
pdf
8 Oct 25+27 reading break Midterm
Lab3: Due Nov 3
9 Nov 01+03 Monte Carlo I - Basics
pdf
Monte Carlo II - distributions
pdf
10 Nov 08+10 Monte Carlo III - BxDF's and Lights
pdf

Lab4: Due Nov 17
Light Transport Equation (Unbiased)
pdf
11 Nov 15+17 Light Transport Equation (Biased)
pdf
Light Transport Equation (Biased)
pdf
12 Nov 22+24 Participating Media
pdf
Participating Media + Subsurface Scattering
pdf
13 Nov 29 + Dec 01 Radiosity
pdf
Radiosity
pdf
Final Fri, Dec 16 Project Defense
10:30-?

Last modified: November 2011
Torsten Möller / torsten@sfu.ca