Google Summer of Code/2012


Getting started

BRL-CAD was accepted as a mentoring organization for the 2012 Google Summer of Code!

Below is a summary of our 11 GSoC students accepted to work on projects for BRL-CAD. For anyone interested in obtaining more information about a specific project, see the links to their personal profile, development logs, and project page.

Accepted Projects

Voxelize Command

Visualizing Constructive Solid Geometry (CSG)

Code Refactoring for Reduced Maintenance Cost

Trimmed NURBS Tesselation

Benchmark Performance Database

Implicit to NURBS Conversion

Package Library Extensions

Volume and Centroid Functions for Primitives

Non-Vacuum Gravity Simulator

Cross-platform 3D Display Manager

Consolidate image processing

Additional Information

Students discussed and collaborated with BRL-CAD developers on formulating projects with most selecting from a detailed list of project suggestions from our Project Ideas page. Student applications for GSoC were accepted at http://socghop.appspot.com from March 26th until April 6th.