Vulkan Memory Management

GameWorks, GameWorks Expert Developer, Vulkan

Chris Hebert, posted Feb 04 2016

Vulkan offers another key difference to OpenGL with respect to memory allocation. When it comes to managing memory allocations as well as assigning it to individual resources, the OpenGL driver does most of the work for the developer.

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Detecting Objects from Space with Artificial Intelligence

News, Big Data & Data Mining, Defense, Image Processing, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Oil & Gas, Video Processing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 03 2016

To reveal deeper insights into important activities taking place around the world, DigitalGlobe’s advanced satellite constellation collects nearly 4 million km2 of high-resolution earth imagery each day.

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NVIDIA GPUs Power First Self-Driving Shuttle

News, Automotive, Computer Vision & Machine Vision, Higher Education / Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 02 2016

The six-passenger WEpod shuttle became the world’s first vehicle without a steering wheel to be given license plates. Without any special lanes, magnets or rails, the shuttle successfully navigates between two towns in the Netherlands.

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Share Your Science: Accelerating Digital Rock Physics with GPUs

Research, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Material Science, Oil & Gas, physics, Share Your Science, Simulation, SuperComputing, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 01 2016

James McClure, a Computational Scientist with Advanced Research Computing at Virginia Tech describes how they are using the NVIDIA Tesla GPU-accelerated Titan Supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

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GPU-Accelerated Supercomputer Targets Tumors

Research, Life Sciences, physics, Simulation, SuperComputing, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 29 2016

A team of researchers from the  Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) research lab in Germany are using the Titan Supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory to advance laser-driven radiation treatment of cancerous tumors.

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