The Pockels Effect on Silicon: A New Material for Ultra-Fast...


The Pockels effect allows changing the optical properties of certain materials through an electrical stimulus.

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IBM Research-Zurich

November 12, 2018

Addressing Climate Change at a Major Source: Buildings


Can silica gel desiccant packs, often found in leather shoe boxes and electronics, be the answer to our energy needs for buildings?

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Energy

November 9, 2018

Restoring Balance in Machine Learning Datasets


BAGAN, or balancing generative adversarial networks, can generate completely new images for datasets to restore balance for training AI.

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AI

October 10, 2018

Monitoring FISH Assays in Real Time


IBM researchers in Zurich collaborated with Technion – Israel Institute of Technology to develop a new method for monitoring FISH assays in real time.

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IBM Research-Zurich

October 2, 2018

Corpus Conversion Service Makes PDF Content Discoverable


The Corpus Conversion Service is an AI-based cloud system that can ingest PDF documents at scale and extract their content using machine learning models.

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IBM Research-Zurich

August 21, 2018

IBM Launches Free AI Tool in the Cloud for Predicting...


IBM RXN for Chemistry is the first free AI web service for predicting chemical reactions.

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AI

August 19, 2018

Keep it Simple: Towards Single-Elemental Phase Change Memory


Scientists publish a new approach to phase change memory using only a single chemical element—antimony—in Nature Materials.

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Neuromorphic Computing

July 24, 2018

High-Yield and Ambient-Stable Molecular Devices via Semiconductor Fabrication


A new technique to fabricate microelectronic devices that allows molecular integration on conventional silicon chips and by standard semiconductor methods.

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Microelectronics

July 11, 2018

Novel Synaptic Architecture for Brain Inspired Computing


IBM scientists developed an artificial synaptic architecture, a significant step towards large-scale and energy efficient neuromorphic computing technology.

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IBM Research-Zurich

July 6, 2018

Great Minds 2018: Meet the New Generation


IBM Research announces winners of the 2018 Great Minds internship program. Five students have the opportunity to do a 3- to 6-month practicum.

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Awards and Prizes

June 29, 2018

Ink Spots to Put an End to Counterfeit Diagnostic Tests


Could tiny ink spots, the size of a pinhead, fight counterfeiting medical tests? We believe the answer is yes.

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Healthcare

June 13, 2018