CS 408/808 Course Notes

Computer Animation

Table of Contents


Animation Software Links (Maya, Movie Maker, 3D Studio Max, Premiere)

1. Introduction
  • Textbook, Chapter 1
  • 2. OpenGL
    3. Particle Systems
    4. Object Models
    5. Interpolation
    6. Motion Control
    7. Path Following
    8. Hierarchical Kinematic Modeling
    9. Deforming Objects
    10. Rigid Body Simulations
    11. Flocking
    12. Crowds
    13. Plants
    14. Gaseous Phenomena
    15. Sand
    16. Facial Animation
    17. Cloth

    Other Topics


    1. Interfaces for Animation Software
    2. File Formats
    3. Controlling the Display Rate
    4. Timelines
    5. Physics for Animation (From CS 409: Physics for Animation)


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