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Fall 2014 Computer Science W4167 section 001
COMPUTER ANIMATION

Call Number 69154
Day & Time
Location
TR 2:40pm-3:55pm
633 Seeley W. Mudd Building
Points 3
Approvals Required None
Instructor Eitan Grinspun
Type LECTURE
Course Description Prerequisites: Multivariable calculus, linear algebra, C++ programming proficiency. COMS W4156 recommended. Theory and practice of physics-based animation algorithms, including animated clothing, hair, smoke, water, collisions, impact, and kitchen sinks. Topics covered: Integration of ordinary differential equations, formulation of physical models, treatment of discontinuities including collisions/contact, animation control, constrained Lagrangian Mechanics, friction/dissipation, continuum mechanics, finite elements, rigid bodies, thin shells, discretization of Navier-Stokes equations.
Web Site CourseWorks
Department Computer Science
Enrollment 27 students as of 12:31AM Friday, September 19, 2014
Subject Computer Science
Number W4167
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Open To School of the Arts, Barnard, Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, Engineering and Applied Science: Graduate, Graduate School of Arts and Science, General Studies, School of Continuing Education, Global Programs, International and Public Affairs
Campus Morningside
Section key 20143COMS4167W001

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