June 1, 2020

Using HPWREN camera images for fire ignition detection

HPWREN staff have been discussing fire plume detection via its camera infrastructure with various projects for a number of years. Over the last few years technologies in the areas of Deep Learning and Edge Computing have matured to a point where real-time image analysis at the origin location of the images is becoming feasible.

Contributed by Wei Shung Chung, Founder of AI For Mankind

February 29, 2020

2019 HPWREN Accomplishments

2019 was a busy year for HPWREN. This article highlights significant activities undertaken in 2019 and some predictions for early 2020 activities. We also experienced challenging weather events that complicated our efforts…