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Issue No.03 - May/June (2012 vol.14)
pp: 10-19
Ali Khajeh-Saeed , University of Massachusetts, Amherst
J. Blair Perot , University of Massachusetts, Amherst
<p>In this scenario, computational fluid dynamics simulations of turbulence are performed with 64 GPUs and an optimized CFD algorithm using communication/computation overlapping. Detailed timings reveal that the GPUs' internal calculations are so efficient that operations related to data exchange between compute nodes now cause a scaling bottleneck on all but the largest problems.</p>
Computational fluid dynamics, CFD, multi-GPU, conjugate gradient, Laplacian, scientific computing
Ali Khajeh-Saeed, J. Blair Perot, "Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulations Using Many Graphics Processors", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.14, no. 3, pp. 10-19, May/June 2012, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2011.117
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