IBM Fellow Heike Riel awarded prestigious prize for women


Last night in Berlin, Dr. Heike Riel, an IBM Fellow and executive director of the IBM Research Frontiers Institute and IoT Technology, claimed the prize. Riel was nominated for her...

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Accessibility

June 26, 2017

Wisdom from a brain-inspired computing researcher to the class of...


Dr. Dharmendra S. Modha is an IBM Fellow and IBM Chief Scientist for Brain-inspired Computing. Following is a transcript of the speech he delivered to the graduating class of the...

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Cognitive Computing

June 25, 2017

A new supercomputing-powered weather model may ready us for Exascale


IBM Research, The Weather Company, UCAR and NCAR are collaborating to develop the first supercomputing model to predict weather events at local scales.

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Systems

June 23, 2017

As the Turing Award turns 50, honoring recipient Ted Codd


As both the ACM and IBM celebrate 50 years of the Turing Award, an IBM Fellow honors his mentor and Turing recipient, Ted Codd.

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IBM Research-Almaden

June 22, 2017

Micro-DataCenter from IBM Research and ASTRON Wins HPC Vendor Innovation...


Yesterday his intuition was recognized by Hyperion Research with the HPC Vendor Innovation Award. The award showcases return on investment (ROI) and success stories involving high performance computing (HPC) to...

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Cloud Computing

June 21, 2017

From garbage to gold: How advances in plastic recycling can...


IBM Research polymer chemist Jeannette Garcia shares insight on the types of recycling available and their potential to turn garage in to gold.

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Chemistry

June 15, 2017

Automating low-level tasks for data scientists


Data scientists are among the most sought after professionals in the IT industry. In 2012, Harvard Business Review called data scientist “the sexiest job of the 21st century.”

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Cognitive Computing

June 13, 2017

The Cary Institute teams with IBM Research to address Zika


When the Zika virus arrived in Brazil, it went largely unnoticed until infected infants were born with microcephaly, a neurological disorder marked by a small head caused by severe underdevelopment...

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Using an air cavity to boost the performance of a...


This week the International Microwave Symposium kicks off as part of Microwave Week 2017, where I am giving a talk on new phased array packaging developments for 5G communications. I...

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Microelectronics

June 6, 2017

DREAM Challenge results: Can machine learning help improve accuracy in...


        Breast Cancer is the most common cancer in women. It is estimated that one out of eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their...

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Healthcare

June 2, 2017

IBM’s Spark scientists show off their latest code at Summit


Since its inaugural event in 2013, thousands of developers, scientists, analysts, researchers and executives from around the globe have trekked to the Spark Summit to talk about how the open...

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Big Data Analytics

June 1, 2017