October 6, 2009

Interview with Dr. Gaurav Khanna, A Pioneer In The PS3 Supercomputing Field

Allen Tyson

An astrophysicist builds a PlayStation cluster.

Dr. Gaurav Khanna is a brilliant astrophysicist from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth who works on different problems in theoretical and computational astrophysics. To assist him on some of his processor intensive work, he has built a supercomputing cluster out of 16 PS3’s called the gravity PS3 Gravity Grid. He is a pioneer in the PS3 supercomputing field, and his shared his knowledge on building clusters at ps3cluster.org.

Full story at Sony Insider

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