HPC

CCSE Researchers Score Big in International Challenge

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CCSE Researchers Score Big in International Challenge Pascal VOC2012 challenge is one of the most prestigious Image Segmentation Challenge for Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence tasks. It is the gold standard for Bench Marking visual object classification algorithms. This challenge is organized by the University of Oxford. The task is to make a Neural Network powerful enough to acquire as high a ... Read More »

CCSE Contributes to Stanford folding@home Super Computation GRID

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CCSE has begun contributing to the project Folding@home by Stanford University. It is a global computation grid where Universities,Research Centers, General Teams and Consoles allow their GPU resources to be used for finding solutions to medical problems. Currently IUB is contributing to Alzheimer’s Disease (AD). You can join the IUB Team from anywhere by contributing to team number : 232132 Download ... Read More »

Raspberry Pi Based Hadoop Cluster

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Recently one of our student researchers Saimul Hoque (Department of CSE) at our CCSE labs has put together a Raspberry Pi based Hadoop Cluster. If you are unaware of “Apache Hadoop” then just know that this is a Database cluster which is a special type of computational cluster designed specifically for storing and analyzing huge amounts of unstructured data in a distributed computing environment. Using ... Read More »

Training on Parallel Computing with CUDA

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CUDA® is a parallel computing platform and programming model invented by NVIDIA. It enables dramatic increases in computing performance by harnessing the power of the graphics processing unit (GPU). With millions of CUDA-enabled GPUs sold to date, software developers, scientists and researchers are finding broad-ranging uses for GPU computing with CUDA. Center for Cognitive Skill Development (CCSE) has recently arranged ... Read More »

Parallel Programming (using OpenMP & Rapsberry Pi)

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In this step by step tutorial we shall learn how to setup a couple of Raspberry Pi’s to create a small cluster. We shall discuss the hardware details, the process, basic OpenMP and Parallel Programming connecting them together and write a basic C++ program to make them work together. We assume you already have the C++ knowledge necessary to take ... Read More »

Meet Customized Supermicro 747-20 :: IUB’s First SuperComputer

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On the 17th of May, 2016, Dr. Ali Shihab Sabbir, Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, unveiled IUB’s first ever High Performance Computer (HPC) to the faculty and students. This beast of a machine houses not one, but four NVIDIA K80 GPU accelerators having more than 8000 (2496 X 4) cores and 256 GB of ECC ... Read More »