DAY # | TOPICS | ASSIGNMENTS |
---|---|---|

1 | Introduction; Classification of Geometric Modeling Forms | |

2 | Differential Geometry of Curves | Problem Set 1 Out (PDF) |

3 | Differential Geometry of Surfaces (Demo) | |

4 | Introduction to Spline Curves | |

5 | Introduction to Spline Curves | Problem Set 2 Out (PDF) |

6 | B-splines (Uniform and Non-uniform) | Problem Set 1 Due |

7 | Non-Uniform B-splines, Spline Surfaces | |

8 | Non-Uniform Rational B-spline Curves and Surfaces (Demo) (Demo Program) | |

9 | Physically-Based Deformable Surfaces (Demo) | |

10 | Fairing; Generalized Cylinders | |

11 | Blending Surfaces | |

12 | Intersections |
Problem Set 2 Due Problem Set 3 Out (PDF) |

13 | Surface Intersections; Nonlinear Solvers | |

14 | Interval Methods, Robustness | |

15 | Offset Curves and Surfaces | Problem Set 4 Out (PDF) |

16 | B-rep and CSG | Problem Set 3 Due |

17 | B-rep and Non-Manifold Mixed Dimension Models | |

18 | Computer Graphics Techniques | Problem Set 5 Out (PDF) |

19 | Reverse Engineering, Reconstructing the Past | |

20 | Mechanical Tolerances | Problem Set 4 Due |

21 | Decomposition Models; Integral Properties of Solids | |

22 | Advanced Topics in Differential Geometry (Geodesics, Developable Surfaces, Umbilics, Parabolic Line, Ridge Line, Sub-Parabolic Line) | |

23 | Localization, Inspection and Model Matching | |

24 | Discrete Differential Geometry | Problem Set 5 Due |

25 | F. E. and B. E. Meshing Algorithms (Demo) | |

26 | Machining Automation (Guest Lecturer) (Demo) |

## Calendar

## Course Info

##### Instructors

##### As Taught In

Spring
2003

##### Level

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