New PGI Community Edition Now Available

PGI Compilers & Tools are used by scientists and engineers developing applications for high-performance computing (HPC). PGI products deliver world-class multicore CPU performance, an easy on-ramp to GPU computing with OpenACC directives, and performance portability across all major HPC platforms. Version 17.10 is available now for users with current PGI Professional support … Read more

Share Your Science: GPU-Accelerated 3D Oil Painting Simulation

Zhili Chen, a 3D Graphics Researcher from Adobe Research, shares how they are using TITAN X GPUs and CUDA to create a real-time painting system that simulates the interactions between brush, paint, and canvas at the bristle level. He describes how artists can use the system to draw realistic and … Read more

Simulating Real-World Floods on GPUs

Flood risk assessment is important in minimizing damages and economic losses caused by flood events. A team of researchers from Vienna University of Technology and visual computing firm VRVis, are using GPUs to run fast simulations of large-scale scenarios, including river flooding, storm-water events and … Read more