AI System Helps Detect and Manage Traffic Incidents

Research, Big Data & Data Mining, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 23 2017

Iowa State University researchers are developing a deep learning-based system to help the Iowa Department of Transportation improve incident detection and support operator decision-making. “There is more data than you could ever imagine coming out of this system,” said Neal Hawkins, the associate director of Iowa State’s Institute for Transportation. “We’re getting data every 20

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Deep Learning for Games

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David Coombes, posted Mar 23 2017

Deep learning, a branch of artificial intelligence is revolutionizing modern computing. It is being used to develop solutions that range from improved cancer screening to self-driving cars. It has been used to create art, play games and deliver customer insights. NVIDIA brought presentations, demos and training materials to GDC17.

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Automatically Remove Backgrounds From Images

Features, Research, cuDNN, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 22 2017

Researchers from Adobe, the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign developed a deep learning-based method that clips objects from photos and videos. Researchers have developed a number of different artificially intelligent programs to automatically subtract a background from an image, but most are based on colors. When presented

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AI Composer Creates Music for Films and Games

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 16 2017

AIVA Technologies, one of the leading startups in the field of AI music composition, developed a deep learning-based system that is the world’s first non-human to officially acquire the worldwide status of Composer. AIVA is registered under the France and Luxembourg authors’ right society (SACEM), where all of its works reside with a copyright to

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Developer Spotlight: Defending the Planet Against Asteroids with Artificial Intelligence

Research, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Cluster / Supercomputing, Defense, Developer Spotlight, GeForce, Government / National Labs, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 15 2017

James Parr, co-director of the NASA Frontier Development Lab (FDL) shares how NVIDIA GPUs and deep learning can help detect, characterize and deflect asteroids. The FDL hosted 12 standout graduate students for an internship to take on the White House’s Asteroid Grand Challenge, an ongoing program that aims to get researchers to “find all asteroid

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