FAST-NU KHI Campus won NVIDIA CUDA Teaching Center and IEEE TCPP Award

NVIDIA Research explores challenging topics on the frontiers of visual, parallel, and mobile computing. Our current work spans many domains including computer graphics, physical simulation, scientific computing, computational photography, programming languages, circuit design, and computer architecture. We support advances in these fields through collaboration with academic and industrial research institutions, and disseminate results in technical conferences, journals, and other academic venues.

FAST-NU Karachi Campus won NVIDIA CUDA Teaching Center Award. This awards entitles Karachi Campus to setup a CUDA Research/Teaching Lab consisting of GPU/Tesla Clusters.The lab would be utilized for multiple teaching and research assignments.Karachi Campus plans to utilize the teaching center for multiple courses such as High Performance Computing, Graphics, Architecture, and Algorithms, etc. In addition, the GPU cluster will also be used for numerous computer science related problems.

Details: CUDA Teaching Centers - EMEAI

Furthermore Karachi Campus has also earned earned NSF (National Science Foundation) sponsored IEEE TCPP (Technical Committee on Parallel Processing) award for strengthening Parallel and Distributed Computing (PDC) curriculum in multiple core and elective courses.

Details: List of Fall 2013 Early Adopters and List of Fall 2012 Early Adopters