Google Summer of Code/2012


Getting started[edit]

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[edit]

Voxelize Command[edit]

Visualizing Constructive Solid Geometry (CSG)[edit]

Code Refactoring for Reduced Maintenance Cost[edit]

Trimmed NURBS Tesselation[edit]

Benchmark Performance Database[edit]

Implicit to NURBS Conversion[edit]

Package Library Extensions[edit]

Volume and Centroid Functions for Primitives[edit]

Non-Vacuum Gravity Simulator[edit]

Cross-platform 3D Display Manager[edit]

Consolidate image processing[edit]

Additional Information[edit]

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.