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Kirk, David 1960-

Overview
Works: 20 works in 117 publications in 2 languages and 1,363 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: T385, 004.35
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Most widely held works about David Kirk
 
Most widely held works by David Kirk
Programming massively parallel processors : a hands-on approach by David Kirk( Book )

54 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work demonstrates the basic concepts of parallel programming and GPU architecture. It explores various techniques for constructing parallel programs in detail and features case studies to illuminate the development process
Graphics gems III by David Kirk( Book )

37 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains gems related to modeling and rendering, particularly lighting and shading. This work covers image processing, numerical and programming techniques, modeling and transformations, 2D and 3D and more. It explains techniques for making computer graphics implementations more efficient. It also includes a disk containing source codes
The road to Cardiff : the story of New Zealand and the Rugby World Cup by Graham Hutchins( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Road to Cardiff examines the performance of the All Blacks in the previous World Cup competitions, from the glory of 1987, through the disappoinment of 1991, to the despair of 1995. David Kirk then provides astute comment on the Super 12 season, the challenges facing the 1999 All Black squad and their chances of success in Cardiff
Accurate and precise computation using Analog VLSI, with applications to computer graphics and neural networks by David Kirk( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Technique for approximating the bivariate normal correlation coefficient, P, and estimating tetrachoric r. by David Kirk( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this paper a reliable method is found for approximating the value of the Bivariate Normal Correlation Coefficient, rho, given values of the joint probability and the normal deviates, h and k, or the related areas. This technique finds useful application in the computation of the tetrachoric correlation coefficient, r, when the underlying distributions may be assumed to be normal. (Author)
CUDA puroguramingu jissen kōza : Chōheiretsu purosessa ni okeru puroguramingu shuhō( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphics gems( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Variable resolution anti-aliasing using a depth buffer by David Kirk( )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

GPU gems : programming techniques, tips, and tricks for real-time graphics by Randima Fernando( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Randima Fernando removes the mystery behind complex effects and reveals the full potential of programmable GPUs (graphics processing units). He covers some of the most difficult effects, such as simulating fire, water, and waving blades of grass
The rendering architecture of the DN1000VS by David Kirk( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Implementing rotation matrix constraints in aanalog VLSI by David Kirk( )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reconstruction of bifurcated surfaces for CT-scan applications by David Kirk( )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Method for Approximating the Bivariate Normal Correlation Coefficient by David Kirk( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Improvements of the Gaussian quadrature in conjunction with the Newton-Raphson iteration technique (tm 000 789) are discussed as effective methods of calculating the bivariate normal correlation coefficient. (Ck)
Unbiased sampling techniques for image synthesis by David Kirk( )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Accurate and precise computation using analog VLSI, with applications to computer graphics and neural networks by David Kirk( )

1 edition published in 1993 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This thesis develops an engineering practice and design methodology to enable us to use CMOS analog VLSI chips to perform more accurate and precise computation. These techniques form the basis of an approach that permits us to build computer graphics and neural network applications using analog VLSI. The nature of the design methodology focuses on defining goals for circuit behavior to be met as part of the design process. To increase the accuracy of analog computation, we develop techniques for creating compensated circuit building blocks, where compensation implies the cancellation of device variations, offsets, and nonlinearities. These compensated building blocks can be used as components in larger and more complex circuits, which can then also be compensated. To this end, we develop techniques for automatically determining appropriate parameters for circuits, using constrained optimization. We also fabricate circuits that implement multi-dimensional gradient estimation for a gradient descent optimization technique. The parameter-setting and optimization tools allow us to automatically choose values for compensating our circuit building blocks, based on our goals for the circuit performance. We can also use the techniques to optimize parameters for larger systems, applying the goal-based techniques hierarchically. We also describe a set of thought experiments involving circuit techniques for increasing the precision of analog computation. Our engineering design methodology is a step toward easier use of analog VLSI to solve problems in computer graphics and neural networks. We provide data measured from compensated multipliers built using these design techniques. To demonstrate the feasibility of using analog VLSI for more quantitative computation, we develop small applications using the goal-based design approach and compensated components. Finally, we conclude by discussing the expected significance of this work for the wider use of analog VLSI for quantitativ
Programming massively parallel processors hands-on with CUDA by David Kirk( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Particle transport and image synthesis by James Arvo( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Information security, visualization, and inverse problems, on the basis of optimization techniques by Visualization, and Inverse Problems, on the Basis of Optimization Techniques Forum Math-for-Industry and Study Group Workshop Information Security( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
David Kirk scientist

Kirk, David

Kirk, David B.

Kirk, David B. 1960-

Kirk, David Blair 1960-

Дэвид Кирк

Languages
English (109)

Japanese (2)

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Graphics gems IIIGPU gems : programming techniques, tips, and tricks for real-time graphicsProgramming massively parallel processors hands-on with CUDA