OpenACC Highlights: October 2020
Oct. 30, 2020

This month's OpenACC Highlights covers using Data Encryption Standard (DES) block cipher as a Pseudo-Random Number Generator (PRNG), a complete schedule of upcoming events, the first-ever MONAI Bootcamp for medical imaging, new resources and more!

In this issue:

  1. OpenACC Monthly Highlights: October 2020 
  2. What is OpenACC? 
  3. OpenACC Growing Momentum: Wide Adoption Across Key HPC Codes
  4. Blog: Random Number Generation by Lightweight Threads
  5. Upcoming Events
  6. Article: “First-Ever MONAI Bootcamp”
  7. Paper: GPU acceleration of MPAS microphysics WSM6 using OpenACC directives: Performance and verification
  8. Paper: Accelerating High-Order Stencils on GPUs
  9. Paper: A GPU-based algorithm for efficient LES of high Reynolds number flows in heterogeneous CPU/GPU supercomputers
  10. Special Offer: Books, eBooks and online courses
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