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Doctors embrace AI: computer calculates best radiation treatment

A computer that calculates an entire series of optimized treatment plans for prostate cancer in 30 seconds – that took some getting used to for medical specialists.

Headlines

ASML and ASMI stand to gain from huge TSMC capex boost
Victor van der Chijs steps down from UT executive board
Grai Matter Labs launches low-latency vision inferencer
Braincreators to launch surveillance anonymizer at Schiphol
Demcon delves into sports performance data with Johan Sports acquisition
Photonics-based spectrometry startup Mantispectra finds seed capital
Eindhoven looks to bolster AI and data science prowess for the future
Technobis carves out its photonics activities as Photonfirst
UT’s AI enhances Danish epilepsy implant
Kees Koolen gets his cleantech campus after all
Groningen office gives TMC national coverage
Smartqare’s 24/7 IoT health monitor gets Demcon backing
TBP joins VDL family
Most-read in 2020: ASML and China, fever scanners and Intel stumbling

Secure communication with 7 bits per photon

Fast development of quantum computing increases the risk of breaking cryptography. At the University of Twente, researchers developed a new method using photons for secure key generation, resulting in transmission speeds of up to 7 bits per photon.

In other news

AI chipmaker Graphcore raises another $150 million (Techcrunch)
Tesla: battery mass production at $100 per kWh (Electrek)
Toyota steers $400 million to self-driving startup Pony.ai (The Verge)

So, you’re customer centric?

To be successful, you need to maintain the positive drive in the team while being crystal clear on who your customer is, be data driven in your decision-making and focus on customer behavior.