AI Drones Help Inspect Industrial Equipment

News, Research, Architecture/Engineering/Construction, Energy/Oil & Gas, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Manufacturing, Robotics, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 13 2017

Avita Systems, a GE Venture, turned to NVIDIA DGX Systems to enable advanced robotic inspection and automated defect recognition services across the oil and gas, transportation, and energy industries.

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NVIDIA Sponsors “Learning to Run” AI Competition at NIPS 2017

Events, Research, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Higher Education/Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, physics, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 08 2017

Participants in the Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS) conference “Learning to Run” competition are vying for the chance to win an NVIDIA DGX Station, the fastest personal supercomputer for researchers and data scientists.

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NVIDIA Researchers Release Trailblazing Deep Learning-Based Framework for Autonomous Drone Navigation

News, Autonomous, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 07 2017

NVIDIA’s autonomous mobile robotics team today released a framework to enable developers to create autonomous drones that can navigate complex, unmapped places without GPS.

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Intelligent Trash Pick-Up Robots Coming to an Office Near You

Research, Autonomous, cuDNN, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Quadro, Robotics, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 03 2017

By Mark Theis, Michael Chacko, Ishan Mitra, Shruthi Jaganathan While you’re probably used to throwing away your own trash (hopefully), there’s no reason to with modern artificial intelligence (AI).

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Coming Right Up! High Schoolers Build Indoor Delivery Robot with NVIDIA Jetson TX2

Research, Autonomous, DIGITS, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, TensorRT

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 02 2017

By Grace Lam, Mokshith Voodarla, Nicholas Liu How long does it take to program an office delivery robot? Apparently, less than seven weeks.

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Inferencing Images 100x Faster with GPUs and TensorRT

Research, Higher Education/Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, TensorRT, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 25 2017

At this week’s Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition conference, NVIDIA demonstrated how one Tesla V100 running NVIDIA TensorRT can perform a common inferencing task 100X faster than a system without GPUs.

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NVIDIA Releases Latest JetPack 3.1 SDK with TensorRT 2.1 for AI at the Edge

News, CUDA, cuDNN, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 24 2017

NVIDIA released JetPack 3.1, the production software release for the Jetson TX1/TX2 platforms for AI at the edge. JetPack 3.1 doubles the deep learning inference performance for low latency applications for batch size 1.

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JetPack 3.1 Doubles Jetson’s Low-Latency Inference Performance

Features, Autonomous Machines, Deep Learning, Embedded, Inference, Jetpack, Jetson, Robotics, TensorRT

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 21 2017

Today, NVIDIA released JetPack 3.1, the production Linux software release for Jetson TX1 and TX2.

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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.

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Artificial Intelligence and Drones Help Combat Poaching in Africa

News, Research, cuDNN, Image Processing, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Tesla, Video Processing, Workstation

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 23 2017

Boston-based AI startup Neurala has partnered with the Lindbergh Foundation in an effort to combat poaching in Africa using intelligent drones and deep learning.

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