Tags artificial intelligence

Texas A&M researchers pit AI against secondary infections in COVID-19 patients

by Betsy Foresman • 3 weeks ago

Using AI, researchers are looking for new treatments to combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria that have infected COVID-19 patients with weakened lungs.

U. North Texas students model COVID-19 spread using AI

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

Thirty teams at UNT are among 400 teams participating in Kaggle's COVID-19 Global Forecasting challenge.

AI can help higher ed, but biased data can harm, warns data scientist

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

Algorithms help predict how students, faculty and institutions can succeed, but the data they rely on can harm stakeholders, data scientist Cathy O'Neil said during a recent online conference.

Chatbot helps universities check in with students during the pandemic

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

The COVID-19 Chatbot is helping advisers ensure students have the resources they need both for their educations as well as their mental and emotional well-being.

After the pandemic, AI tutoring tool could put students back on track

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University were forced to halt testing on AI-powered tutoring software, but it could find a new use when in-person classes resume.

Edtech companies offer free tools to colleges affected by COVID-19

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

Hundreds of universities have now moved classes online, and edtech companies are stepping up to help institutions make the transition.

Kennesaw State U. builds language-learning chatbot for diplomats

by Jake Williams • 4 months ago

An AI-powered chatbot developed by software engineering students could be adopted by the U.S. State Department's Foreign Service Institute.

Arizona State students design 'trash truck of the future'

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

Graduate students at ASU put their skills into practice, designing more efficient and safer trash trucks using AI and sensor-based technologies.

AI software maker donates $16M in licenses to George Mason U.

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

Thanks to a donation from UiPath, business students will get free access to its robotic process automation software.