Week in Review: 8/20/17 – 8/26/17

August 25, 2017

Heroes of Deep Learning: Andrew Ng interviews Pieter Abbeel

In this video from the Heroes of Deep Learning series, Andrew Ng interviews Pieter Abbeel from UC Berkeley.
https://insidehpc.com/2017/08/heroes-deep-learning-andrew-ng-interviews-pieter-abbeel/

No Batteries Required: Energy-Harvesting Yarns Generate Electricity

An international research team led by scientists at The University of Texas at Dallas and Hanyang University in South Korea has developed high-tech yarns that generate electricity when they are stretched or twisted.
http://www.utdallas.edu/news/2017/8/25-32663_No-Batteries-Required-Energy-Harvesting-Yarns-Gene_story-wide.html