CS 130 : Computer Graphics

Fall 2017

Lectures: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:10-10:00am, in CHASS Interdisciplinary-North , Room 1002.
Lab, Sec. 021: Monday, 1:10pm-4:00pm, in Winston Chung Hall, Room 129.
Lab, Sec. 022: Monday, 4:10pm-7:00pm, in Winston Chung Hall, Room 129.
Instructor: Tamar Shinar (shinar@cs.ucr.edu)
Office hours: TBA (WCH, Room 419)
TA: Cassio Elias (celia005@ucr.edu)
Office hours: Fridays 10:00-11:00 am, TA room (WCH 110).
TA: Muzaffer Akbay (akbaym@cs.ucr.edu)
Office hours: Wednesdays 10:30-11:30am, TA room (WCH 110).

Note: All class-related emails should have 'CS130' in the subject line. Thank you for your cooperation.

Piazza: Rather than emailing questions to the teaching staff, I encourage you to post your questions on Piazza. The system is highly catered to getting you help fast and efficiently from classmates, the TA, and myself.
CS 130 Piazza page (Signup: link)

Textbook (required):
Fundamentals of Computer Graphics, by Shirley, Ashikhmin, Marschner

Other resources (optional):
OpenGL Programming Guide, by Shreiner, The Khronos OpenGL ARB Working Group

    An earlier version of the book is available for free online here.


In this course you will learn about current techniques in computer graphics. By the end of the course, you should be familar with:


Grades will be determined based on the following breakdown: (subject to change)

Note on academic integrity

All assignments are individual unless otherwise stated. Tips to make sure you do not violate the academic integrity policy: Any violations of this policy will result in an 'F' for the course and a referral to the campus academic integrity committee.

Please familiarize yourself with the campus academic integrity policy which can be found here.