The advanced graphics and haptics lab is primarily used for graphics teaching, research and rendering. The lab is equipped with a mixture of high end Dell Dimension desktops running the latest Xeon processors and 24GB of RAM, and a few Viglen Genie Desktops with i7 processors and 16GB RAM.
The lab PCs also have a range of high end NVIDIA graphics cards installed which include the GeForce GTX 580 and 680 for CUDA development. Each machine also has its own Haptics (force feedback) device installed on the desk.
The software installed in this lab is also specific to graphics related tasks and includes - 3D Studio Max, Maya, Photoshop and Adobe Creative Suite.