Meet the GPU-Accelerated Latte-Making Robot

Research, CUDA, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 12 2016

Researchers in the Robot Learning Lab at Cornell University developed a robot that can prepare a cup of latte without ever having seen the machine before – the robot does this by visually observing the machine and by reading online instruction manuals, similar to how humans learn. The team used CUDA and TITAN X GPUs

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NVIDIA has released the new VRWorks SDK for application developers

VRWorks, GameWorks, GameWorks Expert Developer

Anthony Cascio, posted Oct 12 2016

NVIDIA has released the new VRWorks SDK for application developers. The SDK requires the usage of driver 372.90 or above.

The VRWorks SDK contains NVIDIA's APIs, samples and documentation for Virtual Reality application and headset developers.

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NVIDIA Jetson Takes to the Course and Classroom

Events, Automotive, CUDA, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 11 2016

Embedded Computing took center stage last week in Pittsburgh, PA. The Jetson team sponsored an F1/10 autonomous racing competition at Carnegie Mellon and participated in Embedded Systems Week (ESWeek), a premier event covering all aspects of embedded systems and software, where we showed the Robotics Teaching Kit with ‘Jet’. F1/10 – Shift Into High Gear

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Tackling Ebola With GPUs

Features, Research, Cluster / Supercomputing, CUDA, Higher Education / Academia, Medical and Life Sciences, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 07 2016

A team of researchers from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Stanford University are using the Blue Waters supercomputer at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) to predict what antibody would most likely pair best with a protein that coats a virus. The work focuses on two strains of the Ebola virus, and multiple

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