January 2016

JavaScript examples from Jan 28th lecture

by Eftychios Sifakis on January 28, 2016

(Update : We will talk about hierarchical modeling on the Feb 2nd lecture) A simple demonstration of using a slider interface, and simple transforms [JSBin link] And, a full 2D hierarchical modeling example [JSBin link] And the same example, with axes drawn [JSBin link]      

Programming Assignment 1: Intro to HTML Canvas

by Eftychios Sifakis on January 26, 2016

Due: Monday, February 1st. (see the class late policy on the Syllabus) Synopsis: You need to create a program that draws a picture on a 2D Canvas on a Web page. Learning Objectives: To make sure everyone understands how to make pictures with Canvas, so we can make more interesting ones later. We also want to […]

Reading assignment 1: Logistics and intro to 2D concepts

by Eftychios Sifakis on January 26, 2016

Due: Thursday, January 28th Synopsis: We have a lot of reading to do initially. Some stuff to understand how the course works, some stuff to get the basics of the math for graphics, and some stuff for the programming assignments. It’s a lot of reading, but you have extra time. There is also a short “quiz” […]


by Eftychios Sifakis on January 25, 2016

For this class, all readings will be made available to you via the web. For the textbooks, we will either use small portions (so we can provide the chapters via academic fair use), or Wendt Library has arranged to provide online versions of the book. So, you don’t need to buy any books. However, if […]

Welcome to CS559!

by Eftychios Sifakis on January 15, 2016

You can start by reviewing the Syllabus page. More information will be added as we move along!

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