Case Study: HPC for Ventilator Splitting During Covid-19
Date & Time
Thursday, February 11, 2021, 3:05 PM - 3:35 PM
Amanda Randles

With a worldwide shortage of ventilators in the early days of the pandemic threatening lives, a team at Duke University put the power of high-performance computing to work, carrying out nearly one million compute hours in a weekend. Hear the first-hand account of how they accomplished the staggering number of simulations needed to ensure safe and effective ventilator splitting capabilities, sparing physicians from making impossible choices.