DLRC 2018 winners!

They describe their approach

Group picture of the DLRC 2018 winners next to their Panda robot


The Deep Learning Research Challenge centres around teaching a Franka Emika Panda 7DoF Robotic Arm to classify sensor readings according to SELF, ENVIRONMENT and OTHER.

The Panda is equipped with an Intel RealSense depth camera mounted adjacent to the end effector. It captures RGB images at 480 x 640 …

Georgi Dikov

Intuition and experience. Probably, that's the answer you would get if you happen to ask deep learning engineers how they chose the hyperparameters of a neural network. Depending on their familiarity with the problem, they might have done some good three to five full dataset runs until a satisfactory result …