Developer Spotlight: Defending the Planet Against Asteroids with Artificial Intelligence

Originally published at: Developer Spotlight: Defending the Planet Against Asteroids with Artificial Intelligence | NVIDIA Developer Blog

James Parr, co-director of the NASA Frontier Development Lab (FDL) shares how NVIDIA GPUs and deep learning can help detect, characterize and deflect asteroids. The FDL hosted 12 standout graduate students for an internship to take on the White House’s Asteroid Grand Challenge, an ongoing program that aims to get researchers to “find all asteroid…