Senior Thesis: Ray Tracing
For my thesis in computer science, I researched ray tracing, its mathematical underpinnings and modern usage. I also implemented a ray tracer in C++ that supports...
Ambient lighting, diffuse and specular reflection
Transmission through clear surfaces
Numerous shapes including 3D quadrics
You can find the full text of my thesis here. You can also check out the code from my thesis on my github.