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EPSRC CDT in Next Generation Computational Modelling

Fortran Modernization Workshop

Modern Fortran at the University of Southampton.

Dr Wadud Miah introducing modern Fortran features.

The University of Southampton hosted a two day Fortran modernization workshop organized by Dr Wadud Miah (Numerical Algorithms Group), and Dr Nico De Tullio (University of Southampton). Centred around software engineering for computational sciences, the workshop gave participants hands on experience in modern ...

NGCM Summer Academy: Programming with CUDA

CPU/GPU Comparison

A CPU (Central Processing Unit) typically has 2-6 cores that operate at a frequency between 1.5-3.5 GHz. A Graphics Processing Unit (GPUs) consist of 100s of cores that operate at a frequency of 500-900 MHz and it is typically used to compute the textures or even physics in ...