- Posted by Emily
- On 12th February 2019
Science Daily has just published a story on how AI is now being used to help identify animals for valuable wildlife research.
A new program developed by researchers from Penn State and Microsoft Azure automatically detects regions of interest within images, alleviating a serious bottleneck in processing photos for wildlife research. The new program successfully identified the region of interest — unique marks on giraffe torsos — in giraffe photos, even when the giraffe occupied a small region of the photo or when they were partially covered by vegetation.
Read the full story here: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/02/190211140034.htm