Issue No.01 - January/February (2006 vol.8)
Marcus Reicherter , Institut f?r Technische Optik, University of Stuttgart
Min Wu , Institut f?r Technische Optik, University of Stuttgart
Lars Seifert , Institut f?r Technische Optik, University of Stuttgart
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MCSE.2006.17
Most people believe the most powerful integrated circuit on the personal computer (PC) is the CPU, but chances are good that they're wrong. Today's consumer graphics boards incorporate highly-integrated, parallel-working graphics processing units (GPUs) with transistor counts and performance that exceed those of CPUs.
graphics boards, special-purpose computing, special-purpose computers, CPUs, integrated circuits
Marcus Reicherter, Min Wu, Lars Seifert, "Using Graphics Boards to Compute Holograms", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.8, no. 1, pp. 8-13, January/February 2006, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2006.17