January 2014 - Ben Barbour

Dynamic Restricted Boltzmann Machine Diagram in LaTeX

I recently discovered the excellent diagraming (and much more) package called TikZ (https://sourceforge.net/projects/pgf/). Using this package I was able to design a dynamically customizable restricted Boltzmann illustration for my thesis. Here is the code: Includes:

The complete tikz code including the figure wrapper:

Local media coverage of IISIS Lab

Dr. Karl Ricanek was recently featured as our local WWAY’s “Extraordinary Person” for his work in face recognition. They also featured Harry Atwal and Chad Ponthieux’s work on their Leap Motion controlled quadcopter drone. WWAY’s Extraordinary People Segment: http://www.clipsyndicate.com/video/play/4894170/extraordinary_people_the_professor_who_makes_the_young_old?wpid=12071 A better example of the drone control.