Detecting Gravitational Waves in Real-Time with Deep Learning

Accelerated Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Cluster/Supercomputing, Higher Education/Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 25 2018

Scientists at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), located at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign used GPUs and deep learning to rapidly detect and characterize gravitational waves.

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Oil Giant Launches Supercomputer to Analyze Subsoil Data

Accelerated Computing, Big Data & Data Mining, Cluster/Supercomputing, Energy/Oil & Gas, Geoscience

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 24 2018

The Italian multinational oil giant Eni deployed a 18.6 petaflops GPU-accelerated supercomputer, making it the most powerful industrial system in the world.

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Supercomputer Helps Provide Insight Into Mysterious Black Hole Relativistic Jets

Accelerated Computing, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Cluster/Supercomputing, Higher Education/Academia, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 16 2018

Researchers from University of Amsterdam and Northwestern University used the GPU-accelerated Blue Waters supercomputer to produce the first ever simulation to demonstrate that relativistic jets follow along with the precession of the tilted accretio

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NVIDIA Deep Learning Inference Platform Performance Study

Artificial Intelligence, Cloud, Cluster/Supercomputing, CUDA, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, TensorRT, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 04 2017

The NVIDIA deep learning platform spans from the data center to the network’s edge.

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PGI 17.7 Delivers OpenACC and CUDA Fortran for Volta GPUs

Accelerated Computing, Features, Cluster/Supercomputing, CUDA, OpenACC, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 14 2017

PGI compilers & tools are used by scientists and engineers who develop applications for high-performance computing (HPC) systems.

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New Translator Provides More Human-Like Translations

News, Cluster/Supercomputing, cuDNN, GeForce, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 31 2017

Germany-based startup DeepL launched a neural machine translator that was preferred by professional (human) translators by a 3-to-1 margin over similar tools.

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Swinburne’s New GPU-Accelerated Supercomputer to Study Gravity

Research, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Cluster/Supercomputing, Higher Education/Academia, Tesla

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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Scaling TensorFlow and Caffe to 256 GPUs

Research, Cluster/Supercomputing, cuDNN, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 08 2017

IBM Research unveiled a “Distributed Deep Learning” (DDL) library that enables cuDNN-accelerated deep learning frameworks like TensorFlow, Caffe, Torch and Chainer to scale to tens of IBM servers leveraging hundreds of GPUs.

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Major Upgrade to National Institutes of Health Supercomputer

Research, Bioinformatics & Genomics, Cluster/Supercomputing, Computational Chemistry, Government/National Labs, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 03 2017

The Biowulf supercomputer at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) received an upgrade with the addition of 144 NVIDIA GPUs to help researchers discover new cures and save lives.

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Supercomputers Reveal How the HIV Virus Moves

Research, Cluster/Supercomputing, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Higher Education/Academia, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 20 2017

University of Illinois scientists used two GPU-accelerated supercomputers to simulate the behavior of 64 million atoms to capture 1.2 microseconds of the life of an HIV capsid.

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