CGEMS Best Classroom Materials 2007
The following CGEMS materials were awarded at SIGGRAPH 2007 as part of the Education Forum. The winner received free conference access.
Materials are available for free and can be downloaded from http://cgems.inesc.pt
David J. Stahl, Jr.
A brilliantly prepared lab exercise on a central graphics problem. The module provides all of the files for display and interaction in order to permit focusing student effort on the implementation of the algorithm. Students will be able to apply theoretical knowledge to create a real implementation.
David J. Stahl, educator at US Naval Academy, receives the CGEMS Best Material Award 2007.
Kristopher Blom, Steffi Beckhaus, Ulf Reimers, Malte Thiesen
im/ve Univ. Hamburg
An interesting and useful program to learn about shaders. Four programming lessons with increasing difficulty are included, together with a description on how to add custom lessons. The integrated compiler enables students to concentrate on the shading language.
G. Orr, T. Alley, C. Laxer, J. Geigel, S. Gold, L. Hitchner, B. Pollack, C. Sanders
A major milestone for defining the computer graphics discipline and useful tool for every faculty member and educator in the field.