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Vision Processing with Tensilica Q7 DSP and the First Optogenetics-Based IC

What has SLAM done for you lately? If you are working on a vision processing application, quite a lot most likely! In this week’s episode of Fish Fry, we welcome Pulin Desai from Cadence Design Systems. Pulin and I chat about the trends driving the need for more vision processing, the current challenges associated with SLAM (simultaneous localization and mapping) and when he thinks it is best to use an AI accelerator in your next vision of artificial intelligence design. Also this week, we check out how a multinational team of research scientists have created the first IC that can emulate the structure of the brain with artificial synapses the a little help from optogenetics.

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Links for August 2, 2019

More information about Vision Q7 DSP

Whiteboard Wednesdays – Deep Dive on Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM) – Part 1

Electronic chip mimics the brain to make memories in a flash (Source: RMIT)

Optically Stimulated Artificial Synapse Based on Layered Black Phosphorus (Whitepaper)

 

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