Accelerating OpenVDB on GPUs with NanoVDB

Originally published at: https://developer.nvidia.com/blog/accelerating-openvdb-on-gpus-with-nanovdb/

OpenVDB is the Academy award–winning, industry standard library for sparse dynamic volumes. It is used throughout the visual effects industry for simulation and rendering of water, fire, smoke, clouds, and a host of other effects that rely on sparse volume data. The library includes a hierarchical, dynamic data structure and a suite of tools for…