AMD OpenCL University Kit

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AMD has published an OpenCL University Kit, a set of materials for teaching a full semester course in OpenCL programming. The set includes PowerPoint presentations (*.pptx) as well as code sources.

The kit cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to Parallel Computing
  • Introduction to OpenCL
  • Introduction to OpenCL, continued
  • GPU Architecture
  • OpenCL Buffers and Complete Examples
  • Understanding GPU Memory
  • GPU Threads and Scheduling
  • Optimizing Performance
  • OpenCL Programming and Optimization Case Study
  • OpenCL Extensions
  • Events Timing and Profiling
  • Debugging
  • Programming Multiple Devices

AMD OpenCL University Kit

PDF files would have been cooler in place of these not very convenient pptx files (my version of OpenOffice does not handle them properly I had to download a powerpoint viewwer…).


To make your geeky life easier, I uploaded the kit on Geeks3D server:
Download AMD OpenCL University Kit  Version 1.0 (2011.01.25)

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