Swinburne’s New GPU-Accelerated Supercomputer to Study Gravity

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 16 2017

Melbourne’s Swinburne University of Technology announced plans of a new supercomputer that will be used to power research into astrophysics and gravitational waves, with the university seeking to further prove the science behind Einstein’s theory of

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GPU-Accelerated Supercomputers Create Largest Simulation of the Universe

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 13 2017

To investigate the nature of dark matter and dark energy, researchers from University of Zurich simulated the formation of our entire universe with the help of two GPU-accelerated supercomputers.

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GPUs and Deep Learning Could Help Control Robots in Space

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 01 2017

A six-person startup from Seattle developed augmented telerobotics software that gives humans better control of remotely operated robots which can be useful for exploring Mars or other planets.

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University of Bristol’s New Tesla P100-Accelerated Supercomputer

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 31 2017

Three times faster than its predecessor, Blue Crystal 4 (BC4) at University of Bristol can perform 600 trillion calculations per second and will accelerate the work of more than 1,000 researchers and engineers. According to Dr.

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AI Helps Measure Properties of Stars

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 30 2017

Scientists from Australia and Denmark trained a deep learning system to classify and predict the ages of red giant stars.

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Scientists Capture First Image of a Black Hole

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Apr 19 2017

Astronomers from around the world pointed their powerful telescopes towards a supermassive black hole that lies in the center of the Milky Way (nearly 26,000 light years from Earth) and believe they have snapped the first-ever picture of a black hole

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Developer Spotlight: Defending the Planet Against Asteroids with Artificial Intelligence

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 15 2017

James Parr, co-director of the NASA Frontier Development Lab (FDL) shares how NVIDIA GPUs and deep learning can help detect, characterize and deflect asteroids.

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Supercomputer Helps Understand How Jupiter Evolved

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 02 2016

Researchers from ETH Zürich and the Universities of Zürich and Bern simulated different scenarios on the computing power of the GPU-accelerated Swiss National Supercomputing Centre (CSCS) to find out how young giant planets exactly form and evolve.

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Share Your Science: GPUs Help Provide Insight on the Secrets of Solar Wind

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 19 2016

Shahab Fatemi, PhD Fellow at the University of California Berkeley Space Sciences Laboratory, shares how his team is using CUDA, TITAN X and Tesla K80 GPUs to develop a three-dimensional plasma model that can provide a better understanding of how sol

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Reshaping the Light on Extreme Diameter Telescopes with GPUs

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 01 2016

The atmospheric turbulence that distorts the trajectory of lights rays have been a source of frustration for astronomers using huge telescopes.

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