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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AI Legend Gill Pratt of Toyota to Keynote at GPU Technology Conference

Events, Features, Automotive, GTC, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 23 2016

Gill Pratt, CEO of the Toyota Research Institute and one of the world’s leading figures in artificial intelligence will be a keynote speaker at the GPU Technology Conference in Silicon Valley on April 7. Pratt joined Toyota in 2015 from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency where he led the DARPA Robotics Challenge. His

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Ready for Takeoff: Off-the-Shelf Jetson TX1 Carrier Boards Let Developers Soar

Embedded Computing, Enterprise, mobile, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted Feb 23 2016

Developers looking to bring deep learning to drones, robots and other embedded computing applications can now get a head start. Connect Tech Inc. (CTI), an Ontario, Canada-based embedded-computing group, has launched the Astro Carrier for Jetson TX1. It’s the first commercially available, deployment-ready carrier board for our supercomputing module.

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