NVIDIA CUDA Research Centre


Founding Directors

The Centre

The NVIDIA CUDA Research Centre at the University of Durham was set up in 2014 as a beacon of innovation and technological advancement within the University. It represented a strategic partnership between the University and NVIDIA, a global leader in GPU-accelerated computing. With access to cutting-edge hardware and software technologies, researchers within the center were empowered to explore the frontiers of computational science across diverse disciplines, from accelerating complex simulations in physics and engineering to revolutionizing data analytics in biology and finance. Through collaborative research projects, training programs, and industry partnerships, the center fostered a vibrant ecosystem of innovation, driving forward the development of novel algorithms, methodologies, and applications. Here is the original announcement of the Centre at the University site.