CMSC 427: Introduction to Computer Graphics, Spring 2009


Amitabh Varshney

4407 A. V. Williams Bldg
Phone: (301)405-6761
Office Hours: Wednesdays and Fridays 11:00am - 12:00pm
Email:varshney 'at'

Teaching Assistant

Doug Summers-Stay

4470 A. V. Williams Bldg
Office Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:30 - 1:30pm
Email:dss at

Lecture Time & Place

Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:00am - 12:15pm
Room 1122 Computer Science Instructional Center

Course Textbooks

  • Fundamentals of Computer Graphics, Second Edition
    by Pete Shirley
    ISBN 1-56881-269-8, A K Peters

  • OpenGL Programming Guide, Sixth Edition: The Official Guide to Learning OpenGL, Version 2.1
    by OpenGL Architecture Review Board, Dave Shreiner, Mason Woo, Jackie Neider, Tom Davis
    ISBN 0-321-48100-3, Addison-Wesley

    You can also refer to OpenGL 1.1 Programming Guide online.

Course Handouts