Launch of the GPU Developers Forum

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Roberts G08 Sir David Davies LT, University College London

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Launch of the GPU Developers Forum

Recently, NVIDIA® awarded UCL the status of GPU Research Centre in recognition of UCL’s world-changing research leveraging CUDA® and NVIDIA GPUs.

To celebrate this, and to further discuss how to advance UCL’s work in this area, please join us for a launch meeting between 18:00 and 20:00, on Wednesday 3rd Feb 2016, in Robert building room G.08, and the Engineering Front Building foyer.

Poster pods will be available for research groups to present their work using accelerators and GPUs; if you wish to display a poster, please send a copy by Friday 22nd January 2016 to James Hetherington (j.hetherington@ucl.ac.uk), the best poster will receive a small prize from NVIDIA. (Please print the poster yourself, or re-use a previous poster).

Programme:

18:00: Welcome and Introductions – Prof. Sebastien Ourselin, Director of the IBME, TIG (part of CMIC) and the EPSRC CDT in Medical Imaging, UCL.

18:05: “An overview of GPU Computing in Medical Imaging” – Dr. Matt Clarkson, Translational Imaging Group (TIG), Centre for Medical Image Computing (CMIC), UCL.

18:15: “GPU Computing For Robotic Fabrication” – Daghan Cam, Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL.

18:30: “Tsunami simulations: GPU acceleration for uncertainty quantification and visualisation of risk” – Dr. Serge Guillas, Department of Statistical Science, UCL.

18:45: A presentation by Jack Watts from NVIDIA

19:00: Refreshments and Posters

19:55: Award for best poster

20:00: End


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Organised in collaboration with UCL's Research Programming Hub.


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WC1E 7JE

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