New Zealand Building GPU-Accelerated Petaflop Supercomputer

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 14 2017

New Zealand’s National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) is upgrading their supercomputers with three new energy efficient systems that will be used for weather forecasting and climate research.

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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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3D Map of Earth’s Interior

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 28 2017

A team of researchers led by Jeroen Tromp at Princeton University used a GPU-accelerated supercomputer to create a detailed 3D picture of Earth’s interior.

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Developer Spotlight: Earth Science Monitoring with Satellite Imagery

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 01 2017

Sangram Ganguly, a senior research scientist at the NASA Ames Research Center shares how they are analyzing satellite imagery with deep learning to gain a better understanding of our planet.

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Texas A&M Launches New GPU-Accelerated Supercomputer

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 20 2016

Texas A&M installed a new $2.1 million supercomputer with 10 times the processing power of their previous system Eos, which was launched in 2009.

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GPUs Help Find a Massive New Reef Hiding Behind Great Barrier Reef

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 02 2016

Australian scientists made a significant discovery hiding behind the world-famous Great Barrier Reef.

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Saving Earth’s Coral Reefs with Deep Learning

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 29 2016

Global warming and pollution are causing severe stress to coral reefs across the world.

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Artificial Intelligence Helping to Ensure Humanity’s Future Food Supply

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 15 2016

The Earth isn’t getting any bigger, so we need to start finding more efficient ways to feed the projected 10 billion people by 2050 using the same amount of land.

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Share Your Science: Understanding Agricultural Genomics with GPUs

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 30 2016

Understanding the critical genetic traits of agricultural crops will help develop crops faster in order to handle the world’s population growth and climate change.

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Share Your Science: Next-Generation Computational Fluid Dynamics Technology

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 18 2016

Peter Vincent of the Department of Aeronautics at Imperial College London shares how they are using NVIDIA Tesla GPUs to accelerate Computational Fluid Dynamics simulations that will improve the design processes used by companies that design aircraft

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