Category: Machine Learning

Robo-picker grasps and packs

Robo-picker grasps and packs

Unpacking groceries is a straightforward albeit tedious task: You reach into a bag, feel around for an item, and pull it out. A quick glance will tell you what the item is and where i...
Neural networks everywhere

Neural networks everywhere

Most recent advances in artificial-intelligence systems such as speech- or face-recognition programs have come courtesy of neural networks, densely interconnected meshes of simple inf...
Automating materials design

Automating materials design

For decades, materials scientists have taken inspiration from the natural world. They’ll identify a biological material that has some desirable trait — such as the toughness of bones ...