NVIDIA Grant Alert: Up to $400K Available for Cancer Research

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 10 2017

The NVIDIA Foundation is now accepting proposals for its annual Compute the Cure Cancer Research grant program, which supports researchers using innovative computing methods to advance the fight against cancer.

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Diagnose Heart Disease with AI

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 07 2017

Stanford researchers developed a deep learning algorithm that can diagnose 14 types of heart rhythm abnormalities with cardiologist-level accuracy.

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AI Generates Songs to Resemble Kurt Cobain

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 28 2017

creAIted, a Russian startup, released an EP with four songs entirely written by a neural network that resemble the lyrics of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain.  The startup who is also a member of the NVIDIA Inception program is focused on projects to sho

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Reducing the Risk of Second Breast Cancer Surgery with AI

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 27 2017

Researchers from Lehigh University in Pennsylvania developed a diagnostic technique that combines deep learning and cutting-edge imaging technology to detect in real-time the difference between cancerous and benign cells with over 90% accuracy.

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AI Faces Track Your Movements

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 26 2017

Artist and researcher Branislav Ulicny (“AlteredQualia”) developed an online demo that combines two different deep learning-based projects into spooky cursor-tracking faces.

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PGI Community Edition 17.4 Now Available

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 23 2017

PGI compilers and tools are used by scientists and engineers who develop applications for high-performance computing (HPC) systems.

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Tsinghua University Wins Eighth Student Cluster Championship

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 23 2017

Tsinghua University became the only team to achieve a Triple Crown victory by winning supercomputing competitions at ISC, SC (Supercomputing Conference) and ASC (Asia Student Supercomputer Challenge), and have won eight championships in total — this

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Predicting Bond Energies with AI

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 20 2017

University of Notre Dame researchers developed a deep learning-based system that can accurately determine bond energies.

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New Zealand Building GPU-Accelerated Petaflop Supercomputer

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 14 2017

New Zealand’s National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) is upgrading their supercomputers with three new energy efficient systems that will be used for weather forecasting and climate research.

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GPU-Accelerated Supercomputers Create Largest Simulation of the Universe

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 13 2017

To investigate the nature of dark matter and dark energy, researchers from University of Zurich simulated the formation of our entire universe with the help of two GPU-accelerated supercomputers.

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