INTERVIEW WITH DR. DAVID KIRK ON WRITING THE WORLD’S FIRST TEXTBOOK FOR PROGRAMMING MASSIVELY PARALLEL PROCESSORS

by Hector Marinez

Dr. David Kirk, NVIDIA Fellow and former chief scientist takes a second to chat with us about his new book, co-authored with Dr. Wen-mei Hwu, Programming Massively Parallel Processors: A Hands-on Approach. Watch the video below to find out what goes into writing a textbook aimed at teaching students and professionals the basic concepts of parallel programming and GPU architectures.

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