AI Classifies Galaxies using Hubble Space Telescope Images

Originally published at: https://developer.nvidia.com/blog/ai-classifies-galaxies-using-hubble-space-telescope-images/

A new study published in the Astrophysical Journal this week describes how a team of researchers from all over the globe developed a deep learning system that can classify galaxies with superb accuracy. Using NVIDIA TITAN Xp GPUs and the cuDNN-accelerated Keras and Theano deep learning frameworks, the team, made up of researchers from institutions…