Sign Finder: Computer Vision to Find and Read Signs

Award Information
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Branch: N/A
Contract: 2R44EY011821-02
Agency Tracking Number: 1R43EY011821-01A2
Amount: $1,381,190.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2004
Solicitation Year: 2004
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: PHS2004-2
Small Business Information
833 Miller Drive, DAVIS, CA, 95616
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 MARK Nitzberg
 (617) 812-2673
 nitzberg@blindsight.com
Business Contact
 MARK NITZBERG
Phone: (617) 812-2673
Email: 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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