Artificial Intelligence Helps Identify Plant Species for Science

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 15 2017

Researchers from the Costa Rica Institute of Technology and French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development developed a deep learning algorithm to automatically identify plant specimens that have been pressed, dried and mounted on h

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AI Algorithm Monitors Sleep With Radio Waves

Research, cuDNN, GeForce, Higher Education/Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 11 2017

To help diagnose and monitor people with sleep disorders, researchers from MIT and Massachusetts General Hospital developed a device that uses an advanced artificial intelligence algorithm to analyze the radio signals around the person and translate

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NVIDIA Gives Away More V100s to AI Researchers

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 09 2017

After surprising some of the top AI researchers with the first Tesla V100 GPU accelerators last month at CVPR, NVIDIA struck again by handing out 15 more to researchers at the International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML) in Sydney.  Given out

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NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK Update for Volta Now Available

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 08 2017

At GTC 2017, NVIDIA announced Volta optimized updates to the NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK. Today, we’re making these updates available as free downloads to members of the NVIDIA Developer Program.

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Scaling TensorFlow and Caffe to 256 GPUs

Research, Cluster/Supercomputing, cuDNN, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 08 2017

IBM Research unveiled a “Distributed Deep Learning” (DDL) library that enables cuDNN-accelerated deep learning frameworks like TensorFlow, Caffe, Torch and Chainer to scale to tens of IBM servers leveraging hundreds of GPUs.

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