Category Archives: science

Windows Experience Index

If your work involves a lot of computations, you might be interested in enhancing your PC’s WEI score. WEI – Windows experience index accesses key system components on a scale of 1 to 7.9 My current hardware: Asus P67 Pro … Continue reading

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Did You Know; Shift Happens – Globalization; Information Age

Interesting viral youtube video:    

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Pi

Someone asked me what l was doing while Prince Williams and Kate Middleton were getting married. Took some time off work, and while investigating benchmarking software, l stumbled on Hyper PI – a multi-core version of SuperPi while looking into … Continue reading

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Arvind Gupta: Turning trash into toys for learning

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Cool Robots!

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GPUGrid – GFlops Comparison – GTX460 vs GT9800 vs FX370 [vs Quadro 2000]

Joined GPUGrid to my existing Boinc projects. My previous main project was and still is World Community Grid [WCG] – have the most community contribution credits with WCG. Boinc – Uses the idle time on your computer (Windows, Mac, or … Continue reading

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Cirrus Aircraft

Had an oppurtunity recently in Portland to get into a $650k Cirrus Design small propeller aircraft souped up with the latest in aviation navigation technology from Garmin. See pictures below. Their aircrafts include the SR20 and SR22. Click on the … Continue reading

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Realflow Shotglass Liquid simulation

Working on a simple simulation of 3 liquids of various densities – alcohol [700] – blue , water [1000 – gray color below] and iodine [4900 – green] been poured from 2 inches into a 2 inch tall shot glass … Continue reading

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Young African American CS researchers

Click here for a very interesting and inspiring article by Bryant York on Accomplishments of Young African American researchers in computer science.

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GPU Benchmarks

Ran some tests on various cards l own/use/have access to. Most are used for computations/rendering etc. Here are the results. 1. Nvidia Quadro FX370 Windows Experience Index: 4.2, due to Graphics = 4.2 2: PNY Nvidia 9800GT Cuda cores 112 … Continue reading

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