IBM scientists demonstrate 10x faster large-scale machine learning using GPUs


IBM and EPFL scientists have just published a scheme that learned how to distinguish the difference between cats and dogs using a 30 Gigabyte training dataset in less than a...

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AI

December 4, 2017

Using Neural Networks to Predict Outcomes of Organic Chemistry


At the NIPS 2017 Conference, IBM researchers present a web-based app which takes the idea of relating organic chemistry to a language and applies state-of-the-art neural machine translation methods to...

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AI

December 4, 2017

IBM Scientists Demonstrate In-memory Computing with 1 Million Devices for...


Today, IBM Research is announcing that its scientists have demonstrated that an unsupervised machine-learning algorithm, running on one million phase change memory (PCM) devices, successfully found temporal correlations in unknown...

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AI

October 24, 2017

Resilient Consensus Protocols for Blockchains


On the heels of the exciting blockchain news coming from SIBOS, in Vienna this week the 31st International Symposium on Distributed Computing took place, which also hosted a workshop entitled...

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Blockchain

October 18, 2017

Using IoT and machine learning to track the progression of...


Management and prevention of COPD is the focus of a new research project presented today at the 19th annual IEEE Healthcom Conference, in Dalian, China. IBM researchers in Zurich are...

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Healthcare

October 13, 2017

Two Days, Two Different Honors for IBM’s Zurich Lab


Last week, Kavli and the Norwegian Academy, in collaboration with IBM's Zurich Research Lab organised such a symposium with two of the three 2016 Kavli Laureates for Nanoscience: Gerd Binnig and...

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IBM Research-Zurich

October 5, 2017

New Microfluidic Chip Boosts the Sensitivity of Immunoassays by >1000x


The international team comes from Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and IBM Research in Zurich and they jointly developed a technique which can improve  the sensitivity of protein detection in...

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Healthcare

August 8, 2017

Using Angles to Improve the Future of Electronics


One such project is being led by scientist Elad Koren from IBM’s Zurich lab. In the project, which is funded under the Ambizione program within the Swiss National Science Foundation...

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Nanotechnology

July 31, 2017

Low Power, High Performance Optical Receivers


Thanks to IBM scientists, replacing copper wires with light to transfer data at improved speeds and with optimal energy efficiency is within reach.

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Cloud Computing

July 27, 2017

Scientists Observe Gravitational Anomaly on Earth


Appearing today in Nature, an international team of physicists, material scientists and string theoreticians, have observed in a such a material, an effect of a most exotic quantum anomaly that...

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Natural Sciences

July 19, 2017

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