Sign Finder: Computer Vision to Find and Read Signs

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$1,381,190.00
Award Year:
2004
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
2R44EY011821-02
Agency Tracking Number:
1R43EY011821-01A2
Solicitation Year:
2004
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
PHS2004-2
Small Business Information
BLINDSIGHT CORPORATION
833 Miller Drive, DAVIS, CA, 95616
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
MARK Nitzberg
(617) 812-2673
nitzberg@blindsight.com
Business Contact:
MARK NITZBERG
(617) 812-2673
NITZBERG@BLINDSIGHT.COM
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We propose to build a device that enhances the mobility of visually impaired persons by finding and reading signs aloud without the need for infrastructure beyond ordinary signs. Using new computer vision techniques, i

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