Mysterious Radio Burst Pinpointed to Distant Galaxy

Research, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Big Data & Data Mining, Medical and LifeSciences, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 02 2016

For the first time, astronomers have tracked down the location of a fast radio burst (FRB), confirming these short but spectacular flashes of radio waves originate in the distant universe. Australian astronomers announced last week that they successfully used Tesla GPUs and CSIRO radio telescopes in eastern Australia and Japan’s Subaru telescope in Hawaii to

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DX12 Do's & Don'ts Updated

DX12, GameWorks, GameWorks Expert Developer

Holger Gruen, posted Mar 01 2016

Since our last update to the DX12 Do’s & Don’ts we have learned and seen a lot more DX12 games and found that we can be more specific about our advice to developers.

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GPUs Help Measure Rising Sea Levels in Real-Time

Research, Climate/Weather/Ocean Modeling, CUDA, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Medical and LifeSciences, Social Impact, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 29 2016

Sea levels have traditionally been measured by marks on land – but the problem with this approach is that parts of the earth’s crust move too. A group of researchers from Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden are using GPS receivers along the coastline in combination with reflections of GPS signals that bounce off the

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Enter the Emerging Companies Summit VR Showcase at the GPU Technology Conference

Events, Automotive, Defense, GTC, Higher Education / Academia, Medical and LifeSciences, Virtual Reality

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 28 2016

Share your creative, cutting-edge virtual reality innovations with the world. The VR Showcase, taking place at the GPU Technology Conference April 4-7, 2016 in San Jose, CA, is an opportunity for 8 teams to present their innovative work using Virtual Reality. The winning team will win $30,000 USD in cash and prizes. Each team will

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Share Your Science: Accelerating Oil Discovery with GPUs

Research, Energy Expoloration & Generation, Oil & Gas, Seismic Exploration, Share Your Science, SuperComputing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 24 2016

Thor Johnsen, an HPC Expert at Chevron, talks about how they are using NVIDIA GPUs for seismic imaging and modeling of the subsurface of the earth to create detailed 3D maps used to identify locations for oil drilling. Share your GPU-accelerated science with us: http://nvda.ly/Vpjxr Watch more scientists and researchers share how accelerated computing is

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