3D Map of Earth's Interior

Originally published at: 3D Map of Earth’s Interior | NVIDIA Developer Blog

A team of researchers led by Jeroen Tromp at Princeton University used a GPU-accelerated supercomputer to create a detailed 3D picture of Earth’s interior. “This is the first global seismic model where no approximations — other than the chosen numerical method — were used to simulate how seismic waves travel through the Earth and how…