DARPA

AI Interesting

“Voices from DARPA” Podcast, Episode 78: Introducing ELSI

In this episode of Voices from DARPA on DARPAtv.,  hear from DARPA Director, Dr. Stefanie Tompkins, to explain the agency’s perspective on those implications, as well as Dr. Bart Russell, deputy director of the Defense Sciences Office, on what it would mean to incorporate ELSI across the agency more formally. Finally, Dr. Rebecca Crootof, DARPA’s […]

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AI Ethics Interesting

“Voices from DARPA ” Podcast, Episode 66: How to Create AI Tech We Can Trust

This podcast is from DARPAtv. Within DARPA’s Information Innovation Office, one of the research thrusts focuses on proficient artificial intelligence (AI), which the office defines as how to build AI-enabled systems that we could trust with our lives and not be foolish to do so. This episode of Voices from DARPA features an excerpt from […]

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AI Autonomous Vehicles

The World’s First AI-Flown Fighter Jet Can Dogfight

Next on the AI job removal list: fighter pilots. In a joint project between DARPA and the US Air Force, a special aircraft called the X-62 Vista (based on the F-16) became the first tactical aircraft to be piloted by artificial intelligence. This video is from CNET.

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Quantum Computing

Quantum Computing Lighting Talk at DARPA

In this talk, DSO Program Manager Joe Altepeter will discuss DARPA’s current efforts to develop rigorous and quantitative methods for measuring progress and opportunity in the quantum computing space.

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Quantum Computing

Quantum Computing: Separating the Real from the Hype

Here’s an interesting video is from DARPAtv. Much has been promised by “quantum,” but the hardware to support these claims is very challenging to fabricate, engineer, assemble and characterize in a way that makes the desired impact. This talk will separate the hype from the feasible and the real, with an emphasis on creating feasible […]

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AI

Marines Outsmart DARPA’s Advanced AI

The Fat Electrician, yes that his YouTube channel, explains how Marines outsmarted AI. There may be hope for humans yet.

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AI Interesting

“Voices from DARPA” Podcast, Episode 62: The Model (& Simulation) Researcher

Here’s an interesting podcast from DARPA. Velasquez discusses his path to DARPA and how it serendipitously led him to inheriting management of a new AI program called Assured Neuro Symbolic Learning and Reasoning (ANSR). He also describes his idea for his next project, which will look at neuro symbolic knowledge transfer to accelerate the adoption […]

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