Google Summer of Code/2014

GSoC 2014 With BRL-CAD

BRL-CAD has applied as a mentoring organization for the Google Summer of Code!

We intend to accept at least as many students as we have mentors and quality student proposals. Once announced, a summary of our GSoC students accepted to work on projects for BRL-CAD will be posted here.

Accepted Projects

Benchmark Performance Database

Embedding a framebuffer window

Online Geometry Viewer

STEP Libraries: Improving Thread Safety and Performance

  • Objective : Modify the existing STEP Libraries to make them thread safe. Implement multithreading (atleast) in lazyloading. Identify exisitig bottlenecks and improve the performance of the serial code.
  • Student : Pulkit Mittal
  • Project Proposal
  • Development Logs
  • Google-Melange

Creating a Geometry Conversion Library

Mesh Library Cleanup

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 will be accepted at from March 10 through March 21.