Quantum Transport Goes Ballistic


Published today in the peer-reviewed journal Nano Letters, IBM scientists have shot an electron through an III-V semiconductor nanowire integrated on silicon for the first time. This achievement will form...

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Nanotechnology

March 27, 2017

Rethinking Healthcare – 11 women charting the future of health


March 8 marks International Women's Day - a global celebration of the societal, economical, cultural and political achievements of women. Since the early 1900s, this day serves as an opportunity...

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Accessibility

March 8, 2017

Q&A with Green Horizons Project Manager Jin Yan Shao


IBM Research’s Green Horizons project launched in 2014 to help Beijing deliver on its goals of reducing air-polluting fine Particulate Matter (PM 2.5) by 25 percent by 2017. Just one...

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December 21, 2015

Tired of answering questions? Let a smart machine help.


Koichi Kamijo, a scientist at IBM’s research lab in Tokyo was only 20 questions into a 300-question life insurance form. And he was already exhausted. There had to be an...

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November 20, 2015

Q&A: Field-induced conductance switching


IBM 7nm node test chip Industry experts consider 7 nanometer (nm) technology crucial to meeting the anticipated demands of future cloud computing and big data systems, cognitive computing, mobile products...

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November 16, 2015

Accelerating Watson’s Performance with OpenPOWER


Editor's note: This article is by Rob High, IBM Fellow and IBM Watson CTO. It’s only been four years since Watson played and won Jeopardy!against the very best players with...

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November 16, 2015

November 13, 2015

Q&A: The University of Michigan’s Jeff Cwagenberg on going from...


Jeff Cwagenberg (photo credit: University of Michigan) The 2015 World Solar Challenge from Darwin to Adelaide, Australia had its tightest finish in history. Less than an hour separated first and...

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November 10, 2015

Reflections en-route from the OpenStack Summit


Michael Factor, IBM Research Editor’s note: This post was authored by Michael Factor, IBM Fellow As I sat on the plane during the return trip from the OpenStack Summit in...

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November 9, 2015

Meet an IBM Researcher: Cristiano Malossi


Name: Cristiano Malossi Location: IBM Research - Zurich Nationality: Italian Focus: High Performance Computing In 2013 Cristiano Malossi received the IBM Research Prize for his doctoral thesis on simulating the...

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November 6, 2015

Have app, will (business) travel


by Guang-Jie Ren, PhD, Research Staff Member, Cloud & Mobile Enterprise Research, IBM Almaden Lab I still remember my first business trip to the United States, while still a PhD...

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November 4, 2015