Blog Posts in Category "Computer Vision"

May 25th, 2020


In many fields engineers use technical drawings such as engineering drawings or assembly drawings to share information. They consist of drawings that follow very specific... read more

May 11th, 2020

In this blog post I will describe a number of pretraining tasks one can use either separately or in combination to get good “starting” weights before you train a model on your actual... read more

April 27th, 2020

Machine Learning concerns itself with solving complicated tasks by having a software learn the rules of a process from data. One can try to discover structure in an unknown data set... read more

April 14th, 2020

It seems to be a common mistake to believe that machine learning is usually an unsupervised task: you have data... read more

Labeled frame

March 16th, 2020

Self-driving cars still have difficulties in detecting objects in front of them with sufficient reliability. In general, though, the performance of state-of-the-art object detection models is... read more

Spanned umbrella in rainy weather.

November 11th, 2019

Here I’m going to walk through how we approached the problem of detecting convective clouds in satellite data including what we are looking for (and why!) and the machine learning approach we... read more

Modern automatized car assembly line.

September 24th, 2019

In Machine Learning, an insufficient amount of training data often hinders the performance of classification algorithms. Experience shows that shortage of training data is rather the rule than... read more

Doctor inspecting X-ray image

August 27th, 2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) and in particular computer vision promise to be valuable aids for diagnosing diseases based on medical... read more

May 24th, 2019

This post presents some key learnings from our work on identifying roofs on satellite images. Our aim was to develop a planing tool for the placement of solar panels on roofs. For this purpose... read more

May 10th, 2019

We are currently working on an exciting project where the computer reads numbers and letters in technical drawings. These numbers and letters are used to tag the objects in the drawings. Here... read more