Jump to content
  • Advertisement
  • 08/22/19 09:00 PM

    AI Used to Protect Endangered Animal in Taiwan

    News

    TheFever716

    Just another amazing thing AI has been up to lately, via NVIDIA.

    Less than 500 leopard cats live in a natural habitat that interferes with development projects in central Tawian. The leopard cats can be also found as victims of roadkill in the region.

    Quote

    DT42, a Taiwan-based deep learning startup, and a research team led by Ya-Yu Chiang, assistant professor of mechanical engineering at National Chung Hsing University (NCHU), are collaborating on an AI project initiated by Taiwan’s Directorate General of Highways to detect leopard cats when they near roads and keep them out of harm’s way, reducing roadkills.

    One of the many features of this AI is to detect roadside leopard cats and warns of their presence and drives them away with sounds and lights. Below is a demo of the detection system.

     



      Report Story


    User Feedback




    Create an account or sign in to comment

    You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

    Create an account

    Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

    Register a new account

    Sign in

    Already have an account? Sign in here.

    Sign In Now

  • Advertisement
×

Important Information

By using GameDev.net, you agree to our community Guidelines, Terms of Use, and Privacy Policy.

GameDev.net is your game development community. Create an account for your GameDev Portfolio and participate in the largest developer community in the games industry.

Sign me up!