Google Summer of Code - 2019 Projects
Progress updates for 2019
The projects have been announced and Coding has started.
Students are working on their projects and should communicate the progress through the channels below.
1st evaluation - 24 - 28 June
2nd evaluation - 22 - 26 July
Final submission - 19 - 26 August
All Blender and code related topics will go to the devtalk forum. Here students will also post their weekly reports, and can ask for feedback on topics or share intermediate results with everyone.
For real-time discussions between students and mentors. Weekly meetings will be scheduled here as well.
Documentation will be linked from this page.
Google has granted 8 projects for the Blender Foundation.
Continued development on LANPR engine for Blender
by Yiming Wu
Mentors: Sebastian Parborg, Clement Foucault
Intel Embree BVH for GPU
by Quentin MATILLAT
Mentors: Sergey Sharybin, Stefan Werner
Improve Cycles/EEVEE For Procedural Content Creation
by Omar Ahmad
Mentors: Jacques Lucke, Brecht Van Lommel
by Nathan Craddock
Mentors: Campbell Barton, Brecht van Lommel
Core Support of Virtual Reality Headsets through OpenXR
by Julian Eisel
Mentors: Dalai Felinto, Sebastian Koenig
Cloth Simulator Improvement
by Ish Hitesh Bosamiya
Mentors: Brecht Van Lommel, Jeroen Bakker
Fast Import / Export for OBJ, STL and PLY formats
by Hugo Sales
Mentors: Jacques Lucke, Sybren Stüvel
Bevel Custom Profiles
by Hans Goudey
Mentors: Howard Trickey, Rohan Rathi