This is a food image recognition technology using the cutting-edge deep learning techniques specially developed for recognising more than 750 popular Asian food classes available in Singapore. The technology mainly includes a food image recognition API which can be easily called by other applications. The API itself runs on a GPU-equipped computer server. Our technology is unique in that it recognizes food images with very high accuracy.
TECHNOLOGY FEATURES & SPECIFICATIONS
The proposed technology includes:
Automated food image recognition for more than 750 popular local food classes in Singapore
Ability to return top few predicted food classes for each image
Ability to detect non-food images
API services for applying food image recognition that can be integrated with web & mobile apps
The Food Image Recognition for Asian Food technology is ideal to the following industrial application scenarios:
Wellness & Healthcare
Automated food logging for tracking of calories intake to achieve balanced dieting and healthy lifestyle
Food dairy recording and dietary control for patients (e.g., diabetes)
Personalized food recommendation in Food and Beverage industry
The technology is ideal for consumers who want to perform food logging using their smartphones.
The recognized food can be quickly analysed for downstream applications, e.g., recommendation, nutrition analysis, etc..