Week  Date  Tuesday  Thursday 
1  Sep 6+8  Administration + Review
pdf + pdf 
Comprehensive overview

2  Sep 13+15  Rayintersection acceleration pdf 
Tutorial  Introduction to PBRT
pdf
examples
Rayintersection 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
Lab2: Due Oct 16 
5  Oct 04+06 
Reflectance Functions

Reflectance Functions

6  Oct 11+13 
Reflectance Functions

Sampling (Fourier transform, aliasing vs. noise)

7  Oct 18+20 
uniform vs. nonuniform sampling

Monte Carlo I  Basics

8  Oct 25+27  reading break  Midterm
Lab3: Due Nov 3 
9  Nov 01+03 
Monte Carlo I  Basics

Monte Carlo II  distributions

10  Nov 08+10 
Monte Carlo III  BxDF's and Lights
Lab4: Due Nov 17 
Light Transport Equation (Unbiased)

11  Nov 15+17 
Light Transport Equation (Biased)

Light Transport Equation (Biased)

12  Nov 22+24 
Participating Media

Participating Media + Subsurface Scattering

13  Nov 29 + Dec 01 
Radiosity

Radiosity

Final  Fri, Dec 16  Project Defense 10:30? 