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Deep learning comes full circle

2018-05-04 news.stanford.edu 1,694 deeplearning artificialintelligence neuroscience MachineLearning BlockChain datascience BigData Healthtech

Artificial intelligence drew much inspiration from the human brain. Now, AI is helping neuroscientists better understand how our own brains work.
How artificial intelligence is changing science

2018-05-15 news.stanford.edu 162 artificialintelligence

Scientists are increasingly drawing on artificial intelligence to understand society, design new materials and even improve our health.
Artificial intelligence in the workplace

2018-05-17 news.stanford.edu 160 ArtificialIntelligence

Artificial intelligence offers both promise and peril as it revolutionizes the workplace, economy and personal lives, Stanford Scholar says.
Artificial intelligence index tracks emerging field

2017-11-30 news.stanford.edu 135

A Stanford-led team has launched the first index to track the state of artificial intelligence and measure technological progress.
New AI camera could revolutionize autonomous vehicles

2018-08-17 news.stanford.edu 118

Researchers at Stanford have devised a new type of artificially intelligent camera system that can classify images faster and more energy efficiently.
AI tool helps radiologists detect brain aneurysms

2019-06-07 news.stanford.edu 98 Healthcare

Radiologists improved their diagnoses of brain aneurysms with the help of an artificial intelligence algorithm.
Algorithm outperforms radiologists at diagnosing pneumonia

2017-11-15 news.stanford.edu 80

In just over a month of development, their algorithm outperformed expert radiologists at diagnosing pneumonia.
Stanford University launches the Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence

2019-03-18 news.stanford.edu 60 EDUCATION

The new institute will focus on guiding artificial intelligence to benefit humanity.
AI and gene-editing pioneers to discuss ethics

2019-11-13 news.stanford.edu 59

Two pioneering scientists who transformed the fields of artificial intelligence and gene editing discuss the impacts and ethics of their technologies.
How machine learning can help environmental regulators

2019-04-08 news.stanford.edu 58 machinelearning

An algorithm that reads satellite images can help environmental regulators identify potentially hazardous agricultural facilities.
Inventory indicates who goes solar and why

2018-12-19 news.stanford.edu 47

Using the data, which is public, they identified factors that promote the use of solar energy and those that discourage it.
Glove gives robot hands a sense of touch

2018-11-22 news.stanford.edu 44

Stanford researchers have developed an electronic glove that bestows robotic hands with some of the manual dexterity humans enjoy.
AI recreates chemistry’s periodic table of elements

2018-06-25 news.stanford.edu 41

A Stanford team has created an artificial intelligence program that reproduced a complex human discovery – the periodic table.
Artificial Intelligence report finds advances in working with human language, global reach

2018-12-12 news.stanford.edu 40 artificialintelligence

The group's report helps investors and governmental agencies and provides updates for people whose lives will be affected by new developments in AI.
Nils Nilsson, pioneer in robotics and AI, dies at 86

2019-04-24 news.stanford.edu 39

A leader in the earliest days of robotics, artificial intelligence and machine learning, Nilsson led the development of one of the first autonomous robots.
A neighborhood’s cars indicate its political leanings

2017-11-28 news.stanford.edu 35

Stanford researchers are using computer algorithms to analyze millions of publicly available images on Google Street View to determine the political leanings of a given neighborhood.
Snapshot of artificial intelligence reveals challenges

2019-11-26 news.stanford.edu 34

A periodic review of the artificial intelligence industry revealed the potential pitfalls of outsourcing our problems for technology to solve rather than addressing the causes, and of allowing outdated predictive modeling to go unchecked.
Faster battery testing

2020-02-19 news.stanford.edu 30

A Stanford-led research team has slashed battery testing times – a key barrier to longer-lasting, faster-charging batteries for electric vehicles.
New algorithm trains AI to avoid bad behaviors

2019-11-22 news.stanford.edu 28

Robots, self-driving cars and other intelligent machines could become better-behaved thanks to a new way to help machine learning designers build AI applications with safeguards against specific, undesirable outcomes such as racial and gender bias.