Teaching Autonomous Machines to See Transparent Objects

To help autonomous machines better sense transparent objects, Google researchers in collaboration with Columbia University, and Synthesis AI, developed ClearGrasp, an algorithm that can accurately estimate the 3D data of clear objects, like a glass container, or plastic utensil, from standard RGB images. … Read more

AI System Can Detect Objects Around Corners

To help AI machines navigate more efficiently in the physical world, researchers from Stanford, Princeton, Rice, and Southern Methodist universities developed a deep learning system that can detect objects around corners. … Read more

AI Can Detect Open Parking Spaces

To help city planners and drivers more efficiently manage and find open spaces, MIT researchers developed a deep learning-based system that can automatically detect open spots from a video feed. … Read more