Fighting wildfires with artificial intelligence


Publication Title
University of Waterloo
Publication/Creation Date
November 13 2018
Creators/Contributors
University Of Waterloo (creator)
Mark Crowley (creator)
Media Type
Press Release
Persuasive Intent
Academic
Description
With climate scientists predicting warmer, drier weather in many regions across Canada, finding solutions to combat the devastation of forest fires has never been more pressing.

For Mark Crowley, the answer lies in the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning for prediction, modelling and decision making in tackling the challenging problems created by wildfires.
HCI Platform
Carryables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Not On The Body
Marketing Keywords
Waterloo Innovation Summit
Source
https://uwaterloo.ca/stories/fighting-wildfires-artificial-intelligence

Date archived
November 15 2018
Last edited
November 15 2018
How to cite this entry
University Of Waterloo, Mark Crowley. (November 13 2018). "Fighting wildfires with artificial intelligence". University of Waterloo. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/3408