Scaling Keras Model Training to Multiple GPUs

Research, cuDNN, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 17 2017

Keras is a powerful deep learning meta-framework which sits on top of existing frameworks such as TensorFlow and Theano. Keras is highly productive for developers; it often requires 50% less code to define a model than native APIs of deep learning fr

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Artificial Intelligence Helps Identify Plant Species for Science

Features, cuDNN, GeForce, Higher Education/Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 15 2017

Researchers from the Costa Rica Institute of Technology and French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development developed a deep learning algorithm to automatically identify plant specimens that have been pressed, dried and mounted on h

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AI Algorithm Monitors Sleep With Radio Waves

Research, cuDNN, GeForce, Higher Education/Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 11 2017

To help diagnose and monitor people with sleep disorders, researchers from MIT and Massachusetts General Hospital developed a device that uses an advanced artificial intelligence algorithm to analyze the radio signals around the person and translate

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NVIDIA Gives Away More V100s to AI Researchers

Events, Research, Higher Education/Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 09 2017

After surprising some of the top AI researchers with the first Tesla V100 GPU accelerators last month at CVPR, NVIDIA struck again by handing out 15 more to researchers at the International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML) in Sydney.  Given out

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NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK Update for Volta Now Available

News, Research, cuDNN, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, NCCL, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 08 2017

At GTC 2017, NVIDIA announced Volta optimized updates to the NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK. Today, we’re making these updates available as free downloads to members of the NVIDIA Developer Program.

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Scaling TensorFlow and Caffe to 256 GPUs

Research, Cluster/Supercomputing, cuDNN, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 08 2017

IBM Research unveiled a “Distributed Deep Learning” (DDL) library that enables cuDNN-accelerated deep learning frameworks like TensorFlow, Caffe, Torch and Chainer to scale to tens of IBM servers leveraging hundreds of GPUs.

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Deep Learning Hyperparameter Optimization with Competing Objectives

Research, Financial Services, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 07 2017

Learn how to use SigOpt’s Bayesian optimization platform to jointly optimize competing objectives in deep learning pipelines on NVIDIA GPUs more than ten times faster than traditional approaches like random search.

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Speed to Safety: Autonomous RC Car Aids Emergency Evacuation

Research, Automotive, Autonomous, cuDNN, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Quadro, TensorRT, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 04 2017

By Abhinav Ayalur, Isaac Wilcove, Lynn Dang, Ricky Avina The alarm is ringing. You smell smoke and see people running for the exit, but you don’t do the same. Why? Because you’re the fire marshal.

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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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App Uses Deep Learning to Automatically Retouch Photos Before You Take Them

Research, Computational Photography, cuDNN, GeForce, Higher Education/Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 02 2017

At this week’s SIGGRAPH conference, researchers from MIT and Google presented a new deep learning system that automatically retouches your photos like a professional photographer in real-time, before you even take them.

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