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Course, academic year 2023/2024
Computer Graphics for Visualising the Structure of Molecules - N108014
Title: Počítačová grafika pro vizualizaci struktur molekul
Guaranteed by: Department of Solid State Chemistry (108)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2021
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: M108006
For type:  
Guarantor: Hušák Michal doc. Dr. Ing.
Is interchangeable with: M108006
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
Last update: TAJ108 (28.11.2013)
The aim of this course is to teach students to use the programs for molecular visualization and to refresh information's about the methods how to obtain the initial data for visualization. A general introduction to the development of visualization software is also included.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Hušák Michal doc. Dr. Ing. (02.09.2013)

Students will be able to:

Develop the software for visualization of molecules;

Use the most important existing programs for molecular visualization;

Prepare initial data for visualization;

Be able to program simple visualization software itself;

Literature -
Last update: TAJ108 (28.08.2013)

R:Hudec B., Základy počítačové grafiky, skripta ČVUT Praha,2007,9788001036082

A:Foley James D., Computer Graphics, Addison-Wesley,1999,0201848406

Learning resources -
Last update: TAJ108 (06.09.2013)

R:Power point lectures (actual version available by the lecturer)

Teaching methods - Czech
Last update: Hušák Michal doc. Dr. Ing. (06.11.2012)

Přednášky 28 hodin

Requirements to the exam - Czech
Last update: Hušák Michal doc. Dr. Ing. (25.02.2009)

Účast na přednáškách.

Syllabus -
Last update: Hušák Michal doc. Dr. Ing. (02.09.2013)

1. History of computer graphics development

2. Mathematics for computer graphics

3. Image and the possibility of its representation

4. Technics for the manipulation with 2D images

5. Rendering, raytracing, visualization of volumetric data

6. Software suitable for molecular visualization

7. Basics of programming in C language

8. Hardware acceleration of graphical operations; base information about OpenGL

9. Typical approaches for chemical data visualization

10. Hardware components required for visualization

11. Stereoscopic visualization, VR techniques

12. Introduction to animation techniques, movies processing

13. Volumetric visualization; application to electronic density and force field

14. Current trends in computer graphics

Registration requirements -
Last update: TAJ108 (06.09.2013)

Mathematics I

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1 28
3 / 3 84 / 84
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 30
Oral examination 70