CMU 15-418/618 (Spring 2013) Final Project:
Implementing a parallel CPU-based raytracer
Lingzhang Jiang

Project Proposal

Checkpoint Report

Final Report

Working Schedule

Week What We Plan To Do What We Actually Did
Apr 1-7 Think of possible projectsThought of possible projects
Apr 8-14 Complete the basic ray tracerCompleted ray tracer.
Apr 15-21 Port the ray tracer to CUDAAttempted, difficulties faced.
Apr 22-28 Continue port to CUDA, find out more about implementing BVH
Apr 29-May 5 Complete a naive CUDA implementation, complete a CPU-based BVH implementation 
May 6-11 Complete optimized CUDA implementation, analyze results. 

Working Log

0409: Started proposal.