Pedestrian-Following Service Robots Made Possible with CUDA Acceleration

Research, Academic, Autonomous, C/C++, CUDA, GeForce, Robotics, Social Impact

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 13 2016

A team of researchers from Seoul National University built a pedestrian-following service robot to drive smart shopping carts and other autonomous helpers.

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Predicting Photos’ Memorability at “Near-Human” Levels with Deep Learning

Research, Academic, Deep Learning, Image Processing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 08 2016

MIT researchers just released a new GPU-accelerated algorithm that can predict how memorable or forgettable an image is almost as accurately as humans — and they plan to turn it into an app that subtly tweaks photos to make them more memorable.

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Developing New Materials with GPU-Accelerated Supercomputers

Research, Academic, CUDA, Material Science, Molecular Dynamics, Monte Carlo, Python, SuperComputing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 07 2016

Research Area Specialist Dr. Joshua A. Anderson at University of Michigan was an early user of GPU computing technology.

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