Added more description
authorMatthew McPherrin <mimcpher@csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Tue, 31 May 2011 01:57:36 +0000 (21:57 -0400)
committerMatthew McPherrin <mimcpher@csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Tue, 31 May 2011 01:57:36 +0000 (21:57 -0400)
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 <eventitem date="2011-06-09" time="4:30 PM" room="Location TBA" 
        title="General Purpose Computing on Graphics Cards">
        <short>
+               In the first of our member talks for the term, Katie Hyatt will give a
+               short introduction to General Purpose Graphics Processing Unit
+               computing.  This expanding field has many applications. The primary
+               focus of this talk will be nVidia's CUDA architecture.
+       </short>
+       <abstract>
                GPGPU (general purpose graphics processing unit) computing is an
                expanding area of interest, with applications in physics, chemistry,
                applied math, finance, and other fields. nVidia has created an
@@ -66,7 +72,7 @@
                with noteworthy performance on GPU, libraries and tools available to
                the GPGPU programmer, and some applications to condensed matter
                physics. No physics background required!
-       </short>
+       </abstract>
 </eventitem>
 <eventitem date="2011-06-03" time="7 PM" room="Comfy Lounge" title="Code Party 1">
        <short>