Artificial Intelligence Helps Grade Exams 90% Faster

News, Research, CUDA, cuDNN, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 06 2016

Four UC Berkeley researchers developed a program to help grade papers during their time working as teaching assistants – and now, they’ve added artificial intelligence to their app to help instructors speed up the grading process. The team launched the online grading app Gradescope two years ago and have accumulated 10 million answers to around

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GPUs Help Find a Massive New Reef Hiding Behind Great Barrier Reef

Research, Climate/Weather/Ocean Modeling, CUDA, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 02 2016

Australian scientists made a significant discovery hiding behind the world-famous Great Barrier Reef. The discovery was made using cutting-edge surveying technology, which revealed vast fields of doughnut-shaped mounds measuring up to 300 meters across and up to 10 meters deep. “We’ve known about these geological structures in the northern Great Barrier Reef since the 1970s and

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Share Your Science: Analyzing Human Brain Connectivity with GPUs

Research, CUDA, Higher Education / Academia, Medical and Life Sciences, Medical Imaging, Neuroscience, Share Your Science, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 01 2016

Moises Hernandez Fernandez, PhD student at University of Oxford shares how GPUs are being used to accelerate the analysis of the human brain’s underlying anatomical and structural organization, which can lead to a better understanding of neurological disorders like Alzheimer’s or Multiple Sclerosis. Using Tesla K80 GPUs and CUDA, the group at Oxford Centre for

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Exploring the SpaceNet Dataset Using DIGITS

Features, Computer Vision, Deep Learning, DetectNet, DIGITS, Object Detection

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 31 2016

DigitalGlobe, CosmiQ Works and NVIDIA recently announced the launch of the SpaceNet online satellite imagery repository. This public dataset of high-resolution satellite imagery contains a wealth of geospatial information relevant to many downstream use cases such as infrastructure mapping, land usage classification and human geography estimation. The SpaceNet release is unprecedented: it’s the first public

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VR Funhouse Source and Mod Kit now available for Modders

GameWorks, VRWorks

David Coombes, posted Aug 31 2016

VR Funhouse is NVIDIA's first game. Built with Unreal Engine, it's a VR experience packed with technology from VRWorks and GameWorks. Developers and modders can now access the source, using the VR Funhouse Mod Kit, allowing them to create mods and games to share with the world via Steam Workshop.

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