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University of Oxford named newest CCOE

NVIDIA announced that it has named the University of Oxford a CCOE in recognition of its ongoing work in parallel computing research and education. 

 

 

NVIDIA announced that it has named the University of Oxford a CCOE in recognition of its ongoing work in parallel computing research and education using NVIDIA GPUs and the NVIDIA CUDA® parallel programming environment.

As a CUDA Center of Excellence, Oxford will utilize equipment and grants provided by NVIDIA to support a number of research and academic programs across its mathematics, physical and life sciences divisions, including:

  • Astrophysics – real-time pulsar detection application for the forthcoming Square Kilometre Array Project to deploy the world’s most powerful radio telescope
  • Bioinformatics – analysis and statistical modeling of whole-genome sequencing data
  • Chemistry – molecular dynamics simulations of key DNA nanotechnology mechanisms

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