CSE 167 Fall 2011

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CSE167, Fall 2011: Introduction to Computer Graphics

This class provides an introduction to 3D computer graphics. We will cover the fundamentals of 3D rendering and modeling. The focus is on real-time applications using OpenGL. You will also learn the basics of shader programming using GPUs (graphics processing units). In the course projects you will build your own real-time rendering engine. Here is a detailed class schedule.

Pictures of CSE167 final projects from 2010


  • 12/06/11: All final project summaries are now on-line, as are most of the scores
  • 11/30/11: Final project presentations will be in CSE1202 on Friday, 12/2 from 1:30-3pm
  • 11/09/11: Alfred moving office hours from Friday to tomorrow (Thursday) from 10am-noon
  • 11/03/11: The key for the conversion of your final score to a letter grade has been posted on the grading page.
  • 10/25/11: Instructor's office hour on Nov 15 moved to Nov 17, 3:30-4:30pm
  • 10/25/11: Mark your calendars: StarCAVE virtual reality tour on Nov 15, 3:45-5pm, Atkinson Hall room 1608a
  • 10/14/11: Instructor's office hour on Oct 25 moved to 5pm due to midterm tutorial
  • 10/14/11: Mark your calendars: midterm tutorial session on Oct 25, 3:45-5pm @Atkinson Hall room 4004
  • 10/14/11: No homework introduction on Oct 17. Assignment #4 will be introduced Oct 24, due Oct 28.
  • 10/07/11: Any students who do not have Ted accounts yet please email the instructor.
  • 10/07/11: New, additional office hours in the lab on Thursday afternoons starting 10/13.
  • 10/04/11: Wednesday lab office hours changed due to conflict with CSE15L. See below.
  • 10/03/11: Homework introductions moved to lab 250 starting today
  • 9/22/11: Welcome to CSE167! Check here often for course announcements.

Course Staff

  • Instructor: Jurgen Schulze (jschulze [at] ucsd.edu, http://www.calit2.net/~jschulze/).
  • Teaching Assistants: Gregory Long (g1long [at] cs.ucsd.edu), Jorge Schwarzhaupt (jschwarz [at] cs.ucsd.edu)
  • Tutors: Lex Lacson (llacson [at] ucsd.edu), Alfred Tarng (alemfi [at] gmail.com)
  • Please put "CSE167" in the subject line of your emails to us.

Weekly Schedule

  • Lectures: Tuesday/Thursday, 2:00p-3:20p, Petersen Hall 104
  • Homework introduction: Mondays 4pm, CSE lab 260
  • Homework grading: Fridays 1:30p until done, CSE lab 260
  • Office hours in the lab (CSE lab 260):
    • Gregory Long: Tue 12-1p, Wed 12-2p, Thu 5-7p
    • Jorge Schwarzhaupt: Tue 1-2p, Wed 12-2p, Thu 5-7p
    • Lex Lacson: Thu 10-11:30a, Thu 3:30-5p
    • Alfred Tarng: Tue 10a-12p, Fri 10-11:30a
  • Instructor's office hour: Tuesdays after class 3:30-4:30pm, Atkinson Hall, room 2125

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