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Old 05-31-2012, 01:56 AM   #1
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Default Computer model pinpoints prime materials for efficient carbon capture


It's not an open DC project (guess they didn't need the extra computational capability?), but it is a usage of GPUs to solve scientific problems.

Edit: PS. I've been trying for the last few hours to get to boinc.berkeley.edu, and it seems to be down?
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Bingo. Larry, if you want to do this just for s**** and giggles, then go for it. Just don't try to rationalize it.
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Old 05-31-2012, 01:56 PM   #2
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A whooping decrease in crunching times for their material simulations!
I wonder how many GPU's they use?

Thx Larry, an interesting read
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Old 05-31-2012, 03:35 PM   #3
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Vey interesting, thanks for the heads-up, VirtualLarry!
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