Archive for Software

From Google Maps to planetary cartography, Dr. Tim Davis’ work on algorithms and software impacts our lives every single day. This research has such a vast impact on our technology-driven world, that you have likely seen the results of his work without even realizing it. Davis, a professor in the D…


Dr. Tim Davis, professor of computer science and engineering at Texas A&M University, developed SuiteSparse, a software package that supports GPU-based CUDA acceleration. SuiteSparse was recently added to a very short list of software libraries maintained by NVIDIA. SuiteSparse is a suite of sp…