“The fastest, most efficient computers on the planet, announced last week by the U.S. Department of Energy, integrate technology developed by University of Alberta computing scientist …The U of A team, comprised of Professor Nelson Amaral and graduate students Artem Chikin and Taylor Lloyd, provided technology used in the machine’s compiler …” Click for full
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This week the AI Seminar welcomes Brenda Barron and Eric Fiala of the IBM Systems Division. The seminar will be Friday, June 1st from noon – 1 p.m. in CSC 3-33. Pizza @ 11:45 a.m. *Title:* An exploration of the technologies that the IBM Systems Division is focusing on to advance the field of AI
IBM Research AI Overview seminar by IBM Researcher Murray Campbell at University of Alberta – April 20, 2018 – 12:00 PM in CSC 3-33
IBM Research has a long history of artificial intelligence research going back to the 1950s. In recent years, we have greatly expanded our efforts in AI, and I will provide an overview of our research in a number of areas, including: lifelong learning, learning from unlabeled data, adaptive architectures, reading comprehension, and fairness and accountability
IBM and University of Alberta publish new data on machine learning algorithms to help predict schizophrenia
IBM and University of Alberta research team (led by Irina Rish, IBM and Mina Gheiratmand, UofA) published an article in Nature Schizophrenia describing a way diagnose schizophrenia. The study was conducted in conjunction with the IBM Alberta Centre for Advanced Studies (CAS). More information can be found here at IBM website and here at CBC news.
Dr. Zhangxing(John) Chen is the current winner of Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Synergy Awards. Please click here to find more details. Dr. Chen has led his group and worked with Data Centric Systems, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, advanced the state-of-the-art in model creation, and attracted numerous investors for reservoir and UCG modeling
AIHS Postgraduate Fellowship Award: Dr. Mina Gheiratmand, University of Alberta An Alberta Innovates Health Solutions (AIHS) Postgraduate Fellowship has been awarded to Dr. Mina Gheiratmand, a Computational Psychiatry group member who will focus on the use of machine learning techniques and neuroimaging to guide diagnosis and treatment in schizophrenia. Dr. Gheiratmand will be supervised by Dr.
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IBM Alberta Centre for Advanced Studies is very pleased to announce that Dr. Arturo Sanchez-Azofeifa has been named the 2015 recipient of the ASTech Award in Outstanding Achievement in Environmental Technology and Innovation. Please click the title for the video.