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2018-2019 Graduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Graduate Catalog [NOTE!!!! THIS IS AN ARCHIVED CATALOG. FOR THE CURRENT CATALOG, GO TO CATALOG.NIU.EDU]

CSCI 631 - Computer Graphics: Rendering


Introduction to fundamental algorithms of rendering computer graphical images. Emphasis on scan conversion approaches. Topics include color systems, basic primitive rendering techniques, 2D and 3D projective transformations, the graphics pipeline, clipping, scan conversion techniques, depth effects, lighting models, material properties, attribute mapping, image-based rendering. Strong programming component with a focus on algorithm implementation. Extensive laboratory work.

Prerequisites & Notes
CRQ: CSCI 501 or consent of department.

Credits: 3