AI Helps Measure Properties of Stars

Research, Aerospace, Astronomy & Astrophysics, cuDNN, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 30 2017

Scientists from Australia and Denmark trained a deep learning system to classify and predict the ages of red giant stars. “Automated methods do exist, however considerable effort is required for defining and acquiring features,” mentioned the researchers in their paper in reference to why they leveraged deep learning for their work over conventional methods. “Furthermore,

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Developer Voices

News, Research, CUDA, Developer Voices, GeForce, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 26 2017

We love seeing all of the NVIDIA GPU-related tweets – here’s some that we came across this week: "Unless you've not been living under a rock, you know what this is ( pointing to a Titan GPU)". @MRAguy #deeplearning — Raghav (@SuperVoxel) May 19, 2017 My current dev box for #selfdriving #AI on #GPUs: triple

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Smart Device Brings AI Control to Your Camera

News, cuDNN, GeForce, Image Processing, Internet of Things, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 25 2017

Arsenal, a camera technology startup from Bozeman, Montana, is an intelligent camera assistant that leverages deep learning to determine the optimal settings for the scene you’re shooting. “Today’s cameras have amazing optics, but they do very little to actually help you take a good photo,” said Ryan Stout, Arsenal’s founder and CEO. “You can go

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Robot Uses Deep Learning to Grasp Awkward and Unusual Objects

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

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 24 2017

Researchers from University of California, Berkeley and Siemens designed a robot that learns how to grip new objects just by studying a database of 3D shapes. Using a GTX 1080 GPU and cuDNN with the TensorFlow deep learning framework, the team generated 6.7 million synthetic point clouds from thousands of 3D models to train their

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Explaining How End-to-End Deep Learning Steers a Self-Driving Car

Features, Autonomous Vehicles, Deep Learning, Drive PX, Visualization

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 23 2017

As part of a complete software stack for autonomous driving, NVIDIA has created a deep-learning-based system, known as PilotNet, which learns to emulate the behavior of human drivers and can be deployed as a self-driving car controller. PilotNet is trained using road images paired with the steering angles generated by a human driving a data-collection car. It […]

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