During SC14 John Biddiscombe (CSCS) gave at the hpc-ch a ParaView demo of Bonsai running on Cray XC30 “Piz Daint” at CSCS. A galaxy simulation is rendered live in-situ on the GPUs of “Piz Daint” using the splotch renderer giving photorealistic images.
It’s already more than week that we are back from the SC14 conference in New Orleans. We hope to have been able during the “HPC Matters” conference to have been able to present at the hpc-ch booth the different activities in Switzerland related to HPC. We post here some pictures for all the people that […]
Congratualtions to Maciej Besta, PhD student in the group of Prof. Torsten Hoefler for winning the Best Student Paper award at SC14 in New Orleans. We interviewed Maciej and Torsten just after the end of the SC14 conference. Have a look: http://youtu.be/VIvyFhVTnP0 » (or click on the picture here below) […]
Scientists are using Piz Daint’s graphics processors to simulate the Milky Way at an unprecedented resolution and visualize the results in real time. November 19, 2014 – by Simone Ulmer In Bonsai – the N-body gravitational tree-code – Simon Portegies Zwart’s team from Leiden University has a code that runs optimally on graphics processors. The […]
The Swiss HPC community hpc-ch and CSCS invite you to visit the “Swiss House of HPC” at SC14 in New Orleans at booth 3756, where you can meet Swiss HPC specialists and scientists, and get the latest news about HPC and science in Switzerland, together with some Swiss coffee and chocolate. Among the novelties, every hour […]