NVIDIA CEO Shares Current State of Artificial Intelligence

Features, News, Automotive, Cloud, Image Processing, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Medical Imaging

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 22 2016

In an interview with Fortune, NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang weighs in on data centers, driverless cars, and deep learning technology. Below are some excerpts from the interview: Fortune: What’s the current status of artificial intelligence?

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AI Legend Gill Pratt of Toyota to Keynote at GPU Technology Conference

Events, Features, Automotive, GTC, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 23 2016

Gill Pratt, CEO of the Toyota Research Institute and one of the world’s leading figures in artificial intelligence will be a keynote speaker at the GPU Technology Conference in Silicon Valley on April 7. Pratt joined Toyota in 2015 from the U.S.

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Autonomous Search-and-Rescue Drones Outperform Humans at Navigating Forest Trails

Features, Research, Defense, GeForce, Image Processing, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 11 2016

In what could one day help find missing people in forests, a team of researchers used deep learning to train an autonomous drone to navigate a previously-unseen trail in a densely wooded forest completely on its own.

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Share Your Science: Unraveling Membrane Proteins with GPUs

Features, Research, Bioinformatics & Genomics, CUDA, Medical and LifeSciences, Molecular Dynamics, Share Your Science, SuperComputing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 09 2016

Erik Lindahl, Professor of Biophysics at Stockholm University, talks about using the GPU-accelerated GROMACS application to simulate protein dynamics.

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Google AI Algorithm Masters Ancient Game of Go

Features, News, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 28 2016

For the first time, a computer has beaten a human professional at the game of Go — an ancient board game that has long been viewed as one of the greatest challenges for Artificial Intelligence.

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Deep Learning Helps Robot Learn to Walk the Way Humans Do

Features, Research, Autonomous, Cloud, Higher Education / Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Social Impact

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 19 2016

University of California, Berkeley researchers are using deep learning and NVIDIA GPUs to create a new generation of robots that adapt to changing environments and new situations without a human reprogramming them.

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New GPU Computing Model for Artificial Intelligence

Features, News, Automotive, Deep Learning, Image Processing, Life Sciences, Natural Language Processing, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 12 2016

Yann LeCun, Director of Facebook AI Research, invited NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang to speak at “The Future of AI” symposium at NYU, where industry leaders discussed the state of AI and its continued advancement.

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Combine OpenACC and Unified Memory for Productivity and Performance

Features, CUDA, LULESH, OpenACC, Optimization, Unified Memory

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 01 2015

The post Getting Started with OpenACC covered four steps to progressively accelerate your code with OpenACC.

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Simple, Portable Parallel C++ with Hemi 2 and CUDA 7.5

Features, C++, C++11, Hemi, Lambda

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 24 2015

The last two releases of CUDA have added support for the powerful new features of C++.

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CUDA 7.5: Pinpoint Performance Problems with Instruction-Level Profiling

Features, CUDA 7.5, Optimization, Profiling, tools

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 14 2015

[Note: Thejaswi Rao also contributed to the code optimizations shown in this post.] Today NVIDIA released CUDA 7.5, the latest release of the powerful CUDA Toolkit.

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