• Researchers Use GPUs to Spare Lives Ahead of Tsunamis

    Editor’s note: This is one of four profiles of finalists for NVIDIA’s 2018 Global Impact Award, which provides $200,000 to researchers using NVIDIA technology for groundbreaking work that addresses social, humanitarian and environmental problems. Massive earthquakes, building-size ocean waves, understated warnings. These are some of the conditions that have led to incredible...

  • Academic fluid power research in the USA

    With the formation of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) in 2006, there has been a resurgence of academic fluid power research in the USA. The centre's vision is to make fluid power the technology of choice for power generation, transmission, storage, and motion control. To address fluid power's...

  • Autonomous energy efficient wheel loader research at TUT

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  • Augmenting WAMPAC with machine learning tools for early warning and mitigation of blackout events

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  • Get to the Valley, the Robots are Coming!

    The robots are coming to GTC, but it’s their masters you’ll really want to connect with at our ninth annual GPU Technology Conference. From agriculture to healthcare, a wave of robots, unmanned aerial vehicles and drones are changing industries. Get the inside perspective on how these autonomous machines learn, adapt and evolve...

  • Introducing the iNaturalist 2018 Challenge

    Posted Yang Song (Staff Software Engineer) and Serge Belongie (Visiting Faculty), Google Research Thanks to recent advances in deep learning, the visual recognition abilities of machines have improved dramatically, permitting the practical application of computer vision to tasks ranging from pedestrian detection for self-driving cars to expression recognition in virtual reality. One...

  • Announcing the winners of the Facebook Hardware & Software Systems research awards – Facebook Research

    Continued research into hardware and systems is essential to Facebook as we develop algorithms to maximize impact and every day experiences. By sponsoring research, we extend our knowledge and share findings. We are especially interested in collaborating and sponsoring research at the intersection of computer systems and machine learning and are pleased...

  • Open Sourcing the Hunt for Exoplanets

    Posted by Chris Shallue, Senior Software Engineer, Google Brain Team Recently, we discovered two exoplanets by training a neural network to analyze data from NASA’s Kepler space telescope and accurately identify the most promising planet signals. And while this was only an initial analysis of ~700 stars, we consider this a successful...

  • Geneva Motor Show Highlights AI, Electric Cars

    Flashy, fun, beautiful. The Geneva Motor Show has long been the showcase for outrageous luxury and exotic cars that make headlines around the world. As it kicks off its 88th edition this week, opening its doors to tens of thousands of attendees, the show is bringing more electric cars — and more AI...

  • Why diversity matters in AI research – Facebook Research

    Dr. Joelle Pineau is head of the Facebook AI Research (FAIR) lab in Montreal and co-director of the Reasoning and Learning Lab at McGill University’s School of Computer Science. On International Women’s Day, Pineau discusses the importance of diversity in the field of AI research and the progress being made to bring...