Lecture: Foundations of Graphics

Course

• Lecturer(s):
• Start: 18.10.2012
• Dates: Thu. 12:30 (s.t.) - 14:00, LBH / Lecture hall III.03
• Course number: MA-INF 2111
• Curriculum: Master
• Exams: 4.02.2013 (14:00-16:00) and 11.03.2013 (10:00-12:00)

Exercises

• Tutor(s):
• Start: 18.10.2012
• Dates: Wed. 10:30 (s.t.) - 12:00, Fr. 10:00 (s.t) - 11:30, LBH / Room I.80

Description

• An elementary introduction to kinematics and ordinary differential equations for Physics based modelling (rigid body motion, etc.)
• Basics of numeric integration
• Clustering algorithms for data compression
• Robust Statistics (RANSAC, etc)
• Optimization techniques
• Monte Carlo methods with applications to photorealistic rendering
• Polynomials and subdivision schemes for curves and surfaces.

Preliminary Exam Results

Note: The results are preliminary! After the exam inspection there might be some changes.

Results

Assignment Sheets

 Exercise 1: Cross Product and Dot Product Assignment sheet  (PDF document, 177 KB) latex_template.zip  (ZIP archive, 67 KB) Exercise 2: Coordinate Systems and Particle System Assignment sheet  (PDF document, 122 KB) Exercise 3: Numeric Integration Assignment sheet  (PDF document, 178 KB) framework.zip  (ZIP archive, 1.8 KB) Exercise 4: Double Pendulum Assignment sheet  (PDF document, 124 KB) Exercise 5: Monte Carlo Integration and Importance Sampling Assignment sheet  (PDF document, 148 KB) framework.zip  (ZIP archive, 1.5 KB) Exercise 6: Model Fitting Assignment sheet  (PDF document, 94 KB) framework.zip  (ZIP archive, 84 KB) Exercise 7: Clustering Assignment sheet  (PDF document, 115 KB) framework.zip  (ZIP archive, 50 KB) Exercise 8: SVD and PCA Assignment sheet  (PDF document, 109 KB) Exercise 9: Colors and Radiometry Assignment sheet  (PDF document, 334 KB) framework.zip  (ZIP archive, 769 Bytes) Exercise 10: Parametric Curves Assignment sheet  (PDF document, 122 KB) Exercise 11: Test Exam Assignment sheet  (PDF document, 198 KB)