CMSC 427: Introduction to Computer Graphics, Fall 2006


Amitabh Varshney

4407 A. V. Williams Bldg
Phone: (301)405-6761
Office Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:00 - 12:00pm
Email:varshney @

Teaching Assistant

Rob Patro

1112 A. V. Williams Bldg
Office Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 11:00 - 12:00pm
Email:rob @

Lecture Time & Place

Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Room 3117 Computer Science Instructional Center

Course Textbooks

  • Computer Graphics with OpenGL, Third Edition
    by Donald Hearn and M. Pauline Baker
    ISBN 0-13-015390-7, Prentice Hall

  • OpenGL Programming Guide, Fifth Edition: The Official Guide to Learning OpenGL, Version 2
    by OpenGL Architecture Review Board, Dave Shreiner, Mason Woo, Jackie Neider, Tom Davis
    ISBN 0321335732, Addison-Wesley

    You can download OpenGL 1.1 Programming Guide

Class Forum

The class forum is available here

Course Handouts