Practical Computer Vision for Self-Driving Cars [SCIEN]

Topic: 
Practical Computer Vision for Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 4:30pm
Venue: 
Packard 101
Speaker: 
Peter Gao (Cruise Automation)
Abstract / Description: 

Cruise is developing and testing a fleet of self driving cars on the streets of San Francisco. Getting these cars to drive is a hard engineering and science problem - this talk explains roughly how self driving cars work and how computer vision, from camera hardware to deep learning, helps make a self driving car go.

More Information: https://www.getcruise.com/
see also http://www.theverge.com/2017/1/19/14327954/gm-self-driving-car-cruise-chevy-bolt-video

Bio:

Peter Gao is the computer vision architect at Cruise.