GPU Computing Gems Emerald Edition (Applications of GPU Computing Series)

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"...the perfect companion to Programming Massively Parallel Processors by Hwu & Kirk." -Nicolas Pinto, Research Scientist at Harvard & MIT, NVIDIA Fellow 2009-2010

Graphics processing units (GPUs) can do much more than render graphics. Scientists and researchers increasingly look to GPUs to improve the efficiency and performance of computationally-intensive experiments across a range of disciplines.

GPU Computing Gems: Emerald Edition brings their techniques to you, showcasing GPU-based solutions including:

  • Black hole simulations with CUDA
  • GPU-accelerated computation and interactive display of molecular orbitals
  • Temporal data mining for neuroscience
  • GPU -based parallelization for fast circuit optimization
  • Fast graph cuts for computer vision
  • Real-time stereo on GPGPU using progressive multi-resolution adaptive windows
  • GPU image demosaicing
  • Tomographic image reconstruction from unordered lines with CUDA
  • Medical image processing using GPU -accelerated ITK image filters
  • 41 more chapters of innovative GPU computing ideas, written to be accessible to researchers from any domain

GPU Computing Gems: Emerald Edition is the first volume in Morgan Kaufmann's Applications of GPU Computing Series, offering the latest insights and research in computer vision, electronic design automation, emerging data-intensive applications, life sciences, medical imaging, ray tracing and rendering, scientific simulation, signal and audio processing, statistical modeling, and video / image processing.

  • Covers the breadth of industry from scientific simulation and electronic design automation to audio / video processing, medical imaging, computer vision, and more
  • Many examples leverage NVIDIA's CUDA parallel computing architecture, the most widely-adopted massively parallel programming solution
  • Offers insights and ideas as well as practical "hands-on" skills you can immediately put to use

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Practical techniques straight from the leading minds in general purpose GPU research.

"...the perfect companion to Programming Massively Parallel Processors by Hwu & Kirk."--Nicolas Pinto, Research Scientist at Harvard & MIT, NVIDIA Fellow 2009-2010

Graphics Processing Units (GPUs) are designed to be parallel having hundreds of cores versus traditional CPUs. Increasingly, you can leverage GPU power for many computationally-intense applications not just for graphics. If you're facing the challenge of programming systems to effectively use these massively parallel processors to achieve efficiencyandperformance goals,GPU Computing Gemsprovides a wealth of tested, proven GPU techniques.

Different application domains often pose similar algorithm problems, and researchers from diverse application domains often develop similar algorithmic strategies.GPU Computing Gemsoffers developers a window into diverse application areas, and the opportunity to gain insights from others' algorithm work that they may apply to their own projects.

Learn from the leading researchers in parallel programming, who have gathered their solutions and experience in one volume under the guidance of expert area editors. Each chapter is written to be accessible to researchers from other domains, allowing knowledge to cross-pollinate across the GPU spectrum.

GPU Computing Gems: Emerald Editionis the first volume in Morgan Kaufmann'sApplications of GPU Computing Series, offering the latest insights and research in computer vision, electronic design automation, emerging data-intensive applications, life sciences, medical imaging, ray tracing and rendering, scientific simulation, signal and audio processing, statistical modeling, video and image processing.

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  • A snapshot of the state of GPU computing in ten critical domains, edited by Wen-mei W. Hwu with experts from NVIDIA Corporation and instructors from leading GPU programs worldwide
  • Many examples leverage NVIDIA's CUDA parallel computing architecture, the most widely-adopted GPU programming tool
  • Offers insights and ideas as well as practical "hands-on" skills you can immediately put to use

About the Editor-in-Chief

Wen-Mei W. Hwu is the co-author ofProgramming Massively Parallel Processorsand Jerry Sanders III-Advanced Micro Devices Endowed Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Coordinated Science Laboratory of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Applications of GPU Computing Series

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Wen-mei Hwu: CTO of MulticoreWare, and is a professor at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign specializing in compiler design, computer architecture, computer microarchitecture, and parallel processing. He currently holds the Walter J. ("Jerry") Sanders III-Advanced Micro Devices Endowed Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Coordinated Science Laboratory. He is a PI for the petascale Blue Waters system, is co-director of the Intel and Microsoft funded Universal Parallel Computing Research Center (UPCRC), and PI for the world's first NVIDIA CUDA Center of Excellence. At the Illinois Coordinated Science Lab, Dr. Hwu leads the IMPACT Research Group and is director of the OpenIMPACT project - which has delivered new compiler and computer architecture technologies to the computer industry since 1987. He previously edited GPU Computing Gems, a similar work focusing on NVIDIA CUDA.

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