News tagged with firefighting

A.I. could be a firefighter's 'Guardian Angel'

Firefighters have only their wits and five senses to rely on inside a burning building. But research developed in part by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, may change that, introducing artificial intelligence ...

dateAug 12, 2016 in Engineering
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Augmented reality for firefighters

An EPFL team is working on a smart visor that, combined with a thermal imaging camera, will help firefighters see what's around them in real time, even at night and in smoke.

dateMay 25, 2016 in Engineering
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