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Issue No.03 - May/June (2012 vol.14)
pp: 40-47
Diego Fasoli , NeuroMathComp Project Team, INRIA
Olivier Faugeras , NeuroMathComp Project Team, INRIA
ABSTRACT
<p>Three scenarios outlined here show the benefits of using a computer system with multiple GPUs in theoretical neuroscience. In each instance, it's clear that the GPU speedup considerably helps answer a scientific or technological question.</p>
INDEX TERMS
Computational neuroscience, parallel and vector implementations, GPUs, scientific computing
CITATION
Diego Fasoli, Olivier Faugeras, "Three Applications of GPU Computing in Neuroscience", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.14, no. 3, pp. 40-47, May/June 2012, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2011.119
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