Speed to Safety: Autonomous RC Car Aids Emergency Evacuation

By Abhinav Ayalur, Isaac Wilcove, Lynn Dang, Ricky Avina The alarm is ringing. You smell smoke and see people running for the exit, but you don’t do the same. Why? Because you’re the fire marshal. As the fire circles, you have the responsibility of making sure everyone gets out safely before you can save yourself … Read more

Intelligent Trash Pick-Up Robots Coming to an Office Near You

By Mark Theis, Michael Chacko, Ishan Mitra, Shruthi Jaganathan While you’re probably used to throwing away your own trash (hopefully), there’s no reason to with modern artificial intelligence (AI). The Trashformer Team, a group of NVIDIA Jetson interns, created a small humanoid robot that … Read more

How GPU Computing Is Changing the Shape of Architecture

Combine the Concorde airplane’s swooping lines, the Sydney Opera House’s soaring spaces and the intricacies of a bird’s nest, and you’ll begin to describe the transformative work of architect Daghan Cam. The teaching fellow at University College London’s Bartlett School of Architecture is using GPU computing to render stunning, abstract 3D-printed designs and train image-processing … Read more

Future of Data Science Looks Spectacular

Australia’s first Data Arena powered by by nine NVIDIA Quadro K6000, with 27,000 CUDA cores lets you literally see, hear and feel data sets through 3D visualization. A few software developers from the University of Technology Sydney built a 3D, 360-degree data visualization room to … Read more