Eric Gregori will be giving a talk about doing computer vision on the Android platform using the OpenCV library. It will take place at Pumping Station: One's (http://pumpingstationone.org/) Automated Manufacturing Night on Thursday, 12/20, at 7pm.
Manufacturing applications for computer vision include assembly (e.g., car key fobs -http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GqrSYDNVXw8) and inspection (e.g., bottle caps -http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZG9GIQgmisY).
After his talk and questions, we will discuss, repair, and build CNC machines ranging from 3D printers to electronics pick and place machines.
This event is open to the public. Folks with experience ranging from beginner to advanced will be present. If you would like a tour of the space before the event, show up at 6:45pm.
Eric is the President of EMGRobotics (www.EMGRobotics.com). He is a robot enthusiast with over 19 years of embedded firmware design experience. His specialities are computer vision, artificial intelligence, and programming for Windows Embedded CE, Linux, andAndroidoperating systems.
Pumping Station: One is a Chicago hackerspace located at 3519 N Elston, Chicago IL 60618.
Automated Manufacturing Night is a monthly event where a speaker will discuss a topic related to Automated Manufacturing on the third Thursday each month. It is affiliated with the CNC Build Club, a group where folks work on automated manufacturing machines at Pumping Station: One. It is also open to the public.
This event was rescheduled from 12/20 due to weather.
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