Publications

Articles about IBM Research scientists' and engineers' technical publications

AI Can Predict your Age Based on Your Microbiome

The human microbiome consists of a community of trillions of micro-organisms, such as bacteria, fungi, viruses, and live all over the body including on the skin, in the mouth and along the digestive tract. A balanced microbiome is important for an individual’s health and wellbeing, including proper functionality the digestive and immune systems. The human […]

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AI Year in Review: Highlights of Papers from IBM Research in 2019

IBM’s leadership in AI continued in earnest in 2019, which was notable for a growing focus on critical topics such as making trustworthy AI work in practice, creating new AI engineering paradigms to scale AI for a broader use, and continuing to advance core AI capabilities.

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What’s in your food? A new technology platform shows early signs of promise

Food authentication is emerging as an important field, and at IBM Research we are applying a multidisciplinary approach in collaboration with industry and academia to address this global challenge.

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Meet Ari, the Smart Bike that Helps you Catch Green Lights

As more bikes take to the city streets than ever, researchers at RMIT have designed Ari, a smart e-bike that could help riders cruise the ‘green wave’.

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Overcoming Challenges in Building Enterprise AI Assistants

A team of researchers from IBM Research AI and AI Horizons Network-partner the University of Michigan published the papers “A Large-Scale Corpus for Conversation Disentanglement” and “Learning End-to-End Goal-Oriented Dialog with Maximal User Task Success and Minimal Human Agent Use” at ACL 2019. This work address two main challenges in building enterprise AI assistants.

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Four Papers Advance Computational Argumentation in IBM’s Project Debater

The latest work on computational argumentation from the IBM Project Debater research team group is being presented at the ACL 2019 conference. Three papers will be presented at the main conference and one more paper will be presented in the co-located Argument Mining Workshop.

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Text2Scene: Generating Compositional Scenes from Textual Descriptions

At CVPR 2019, IBM researchers introduce techniques to interpret visually descriptive language to generate compositional scene representations from textual descriptions.

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Overcoming Challenges In Automated Image Captioning

At CVPR 2019, IBM researchers introduce an improved method to bridge the semantic gap between visual scenes and language to produce diverse, creative and human-like captions.

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Unveiling Analog Memory-based Technologies to Advance AI at VLSI

At the 2019 VLSI, IBM researchers will present three papers that provide novel solutions to AI computing based on analog devices.

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GANs for Good: Digitizing Sketches of the Earth’s Surface with the AI Behind Deep Fakes

Scientists in IBM Research-Brazil developed a method based on GANs and hand sketches to generate realistic synthetic seismic images.

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Cracking the Molecular Code with the Right Type of Quantum Hardware

A new quantum computing approach using exchange-type two-qubit gates constitutes a very promising avenue to calculate molecular properties.

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