Scientists develop new algorithm that may provide insights into battery corrosion Scientists develop new algorithm that may provide insights into battery corrosion (11/3/2022) Applications, News, R&D - Putting together a jigsaw puzzle is a great activity for a rainy Sunday afternoon. But the somewhat more difficult process of quickly assembling 3D scientific jigsaw puzzles — atomic structures of different materials — has recently gotten a lot easier,… ...
Can AI Teach AI? DARPA Explores How AI Tutoring Can Help Adult Learners Can AI Teach AI? DARPA Explores How AI Tutoring Can Help Adult Learners (11/3/2022) News, R&D, Workforce - The way people work is shifting; acquiring new skill sets can help ensure the national security workforce keeps up with the evolving demands of modern-day society. The World Economic Forum predicts that by 2025, 50% of all workers worldwide will… ...
Science beyond Siri: A team of educators and computer scientists take on AI Science beyond Siri: A team of educators and computer scientists take on AI (11/2/2022) Education, News, Workforce - The rise of artificial intelligence (AI) and a branch of AI called machine learning, which focuses on the use of data and algorithms to imitate the way that humans learn, is rapidly changing the way data-intensive scientific discovery is being… ...
New machine-learning simulations reduce energy need for mask fabrics, other materials New machine-learning simulations reduce energy need for mask fabrics, other materials (11/1/2022) Applications, News, R&D - Making the countless numbers of N95 masks that have protected millions of Americans from COVID requires a process that not only demands attention to detail but also requires lots of energy. Many of the materials in these masks are produced… ...
Army awards small businesses for innovation in AI, machine learning, sensors and clean technologies Army awards small businesses for innovation in AI, machine learning, sensors and clean technologies (10/31/2022) Funding, News - The U.S. Army has announced another round of new contracts for small business innovation in technology areas that are critical to meeting the service’s acquisition and modernization goals. The Office of Army Prize Competitions and the Army Applied Small Business… ...
DAF-MIT AI Accelerator tackles challenge of cultivating, growing world-class AI workforce DAF-MIT AI Accelerator tackles challenge of cultivating, growing world-class AI workforce (10/31/2022) Education, News, Workforce - This month, the Department of the Air Force-Massachusetts Institute of Technology Artificial Intelligence Accelerator commenced their Lead AI pilot. This pilot, hosted by the AI Accelerator’s Education Research team, is geared towards commanders, senior non-commissioned officers, and civilians in senior… ...
DAF-MIT AI Accelerator to commence CogPilot Data Challenge 2.0 DAF-MIT AI Accelerator to commence CogPilot Data Challenge 2.0 (10/28/2022) Challenge Competition, News - This week, the Department of the Air Force-Massachusetts Institute of Technology Artificial Intelligence Accelerator will commence the CogPilot Data Challenge 2.0. The challenge invites participants to explore AI-based solutions linking a pilot’s physiology, such as heart rate, eye tracking, and… ...
Readout of the Tenth Meeting of the National Artificial Intelligence Research Resource (NAIRR) Task Force Readout of the Tenth Meeting of the National Artificial Intelligence Research Resource (NAIRR) Task Force (10/27/2022) Governance, Infrastructure, News, R&D - On October 21, members of the National Artificial Intelligence Research Resource (NAIRR) Task Force met virtually for their tenth public meeting. As the penultimate convening of the Task Force before the submission of its final report to the President and… ...
New effort underway to help revolutionize future of vaccine development New effort underway to help revolutionize future of vaccine development (10/27/2022) Applications, News, R&D - A new multilaboratory effort funded by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency is underway, creating a machine-learning tool to revolutionize the future of vaccine development, rapidly choosing a suitable vaccine platform for any viral and bacterial pathogen. Led by Los Alamos… ...
NEW FRAMEWORK HARNESSES MULTIPLE CYBERSECURITY TOOLS TO PROTECT CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE NEW FRAMEWORK HARNESSES MULTIPLE CYBERSECURITY TOOLS TO PROTECT CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE (10/27/2022) Applications, R&D - The Headgate Rock Dam holds back about 7,000 acre-feet of water from the lower Colorado River in Lake Moovalya — an oasis in a hot and dusty corner of southwest Arizona. Not only does the dam provide electricity and irrigation… ...