HPC Processor Technologies and Their Impact on Simulation

  • Michael M. Resch
  • Uwe Küster
Part of the Notes on Numerical Fluid Mechanics and Multidisciplinary Design book series (NNFM, volume 115)


Moore’s law has come to an end with respect to the clock speed of the single processor. Clock rates are no longer increasing. Parallelism carries the day and accelerators are making the most of this. What is the future of processors for HPC going to look like? This talk will give a short overview and discuss some potential solutions.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael M. Resch
    • 1
  • Uwe Küster
    • 1
  1. 1.High Performance Computing CenterStuttgartGermany

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