Ray Tracing on a Chip

by Mick

As noted on SlashDot

https://slashdot.org/

Saarland University is showing a prototype of a 3D Raytracing Card at CeBIT2005. The FPGA is clocked at 90 MHz and is 3-5 times faster in raytracing then a Pentium4 CPU with 30 times more MHz

Also see SaarCOR – A Hardware Architecture for Real Time Ray Tracing at
https://www.saarcor.de/