Farmer, manufacturer, UB researcher team up on AI lighting project

Published April 26, 2023


Buffalo Business First reports that Jinjun Xiong, SUNY Empire Innovation Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, is part of a team working to create an artificial intelligence lighting system that will offer early detection of diseased or unhealthy plants. 

“There’s potential with using AI and computer vision — not only visible lights but invisible lights, too — so that when you view the plants, you get a lot of different information, including some things that a human wouldn’t be able to see,” Xiong said.

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