Multifactorial uncertainty assessment for monitoring population abundance using computer vision

  title={Multifactorial uncertainty assessment for monitoring population abundance using computer vision},
  author={Emma Beauxis-Aussalet and Lynda Hardman},
  journal={2015 IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA)},
  • Emma Beauxis-Aussalet, L. Hardman
  • Published 2015
  • Environmental Science, Computer Science
  • 2015 IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA)
Computer vision enables in-situ monitoring of animal populations at a lower cost and with less ecosystem disturbance than with human observers. However, computer vision uncertainty may not be fully understood by end-users, and the uncertainty assessments performed by technology experts may not fully address end-user needs. This knowledge gap can yield misinterpretations of computer vision data, and trust issues impeding the transfer of valuable technologies. We bridge this gap with a user… 

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