Grad student wins IBM Fellowship to Mimic Brain Architecture


S. R. Nandakumar, a graduate student in electrical engineering, has won a coveted IBM Ph.D. fellowship to support his work on computer systems that mimic the architecture of the human...

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Education

July 13, 2017

Facilitating peer review with cognitive computing


Applying for or allocating funding for scientific research takes up a significant amount of time and energy, both from the scientists and the national foundations that evaluate the science itself....

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Cognitive Computing

May 16, 2017

IBMer supports Africa’s future innovators and entrepreneurs


The finalists from the 2017 Innovate Kenya program are all in secondary schools, or are recent graduates of secondary schools from across the country. The 32 finalists just completed a...

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Education

May 9, 2017

Q&A with the Great Nephew of Alan Turing


Carrying on the legacy of a famous relative is a no easy task, particularly for someone as renown as Alan Turing, who is widely considered to be the father of...

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IBM Research-Africa

May 5, 2017

Students Live the Quantum Experience at IBM’s Swiss Lab


On 21 November, 20 students from across Switzerland who are members of the European Physical Society, visited IBM Research - Zurich for an opportunity to experiment with qubits using the...

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December 14, 2016

60 of Kenya’s Top Talent Students Visit IBM’s Africa Lab


60 students from Kenya's Presidential Digital Talent Program (PDTP) visit IBM Research - Africa for an introduction to IBM Research, hands-on demonstrations with IBM Bluemix, Watson and new cognitive healthcare...

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November 18, 2016

Community college students explore STEM research


IBM Research-Almaden and Hartnell Community College begin new summer intern program.

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August 23, 2016

Bot with wooden body keeps lectures lively


Hand-made telepresence robot helps improve classroom communication “Today’s lecture is about cognitive computing, and its impact on… blah, blah, blah…” The lecturer begins to drone on. And, worse, the students...

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Accessibility

May 23, 2016

In the ladybugs and llamas learning lab


Inspired by Sesame Street, I’m on a team working alongside its creators, Sesame Workshop, to combine Watson's machine learning technologies with top of the line education research. Together, we’re creating...

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April 27, 2016