Monday, August 21, 2017

MIT: AI suggests recipes based on your photos of ingredients


Researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) are working on gathering a large dataset to understand nutrition choices.  The current objective is to gather food photos to train their neural network to discern food meta-data such as ingredients, and preparation methods (stewed, braised, raw).  

This is a multi-national collaborative project with Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, and Qatar Computing Research Institute, and the research abstract can be found here:

The application used to gather this dataset is named "Pic2Recipe."

Video about Pic2Recipe on Youtube: "Food as medicine for diabetes remission"

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