Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology IDMT

IBC 2017: A/V Analysis and Search Technologies

At this year’s IBC in Amsterdam Fraunhofer IDMT will be presenting a further updated set of its A/V analysis and media management tools.

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SpatialSound Wave Workshops at Berlin Tech Open Air

While the Music Tech Lab took place, musicians and creatives had the chance to work with the object-based system for production and replay three-dimensional sound.

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Acoustic condition monitoring and quality control

In industrial production, the testing of machines and products by means of acoustic signals still takes a niche role. Now a cognitive system can detect erroneous sounds more objectively than the human ear.

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3D Sound for VR Models

In the project AVP³, sounds of components, machines and devices are made audible during virtual product development. Acoustic properties can be specifically checked, evaluated and optimized.

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Fraunhofer IDMT presents its latest technologies for A/V analysis and media asset management

At this year’s International Broadcasting Convention IBC taking place September 15–19, in Amsterdam, Fraunhofer IDMT will be presenting a further updated set of its A/V analysis and media management tools. Complementing previous presentations on automatic metadata extraction and quality control, this year’s presentations include new and unique tools to automatically detect relationships and the processing history within A/V content sets, as well as an Open-Source framework for multi-modal analysis and recommendation.

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Fraunhofer IDMT present at TOA, Europe‘s leading interdisciplinary technology festival

TOA (Tech Open Air) is a combination of a conference and a festival that cannot be found in a similar form elsewhere across Europe. From July 11th to 14th, round about 20,000 people from the international technology and startup scene will meet in Berlin to connect, grow and inspire the human spirit through interdisciplinary knowledge exchange and collaboration. Fraunhofer IDMT will contribute to this year’s TOA by offering its expertise in two events: the Music Hackday and the Music Tech Lab.

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Fraunhofer IDMT presents Solution for Airborne Sound based Process Monitoring and Quality Assessment

At Control 2017, the international trade fair for quality assurance taking place May 9th – 12th in Stuttgart, the Fraunhofer Vision Alliance will be presenting various solutions for industrial process monitoring. Among the technologies presented will be a method developed by Fraunhofer IDMT, allowing acoustic process and condition monitoring, event detection, and end-of-line testing. How acoustic signals can reliably be captured and intelligently processed will be demonstrated at the Fraunhofer booth #6302 in hall 6.

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New Technologies for A/V Analysis and Search

At this year’s NAB Show, the world’s largest convention for the digital media industry, taking place April 22–27, in Las Vegas, Fraunhofer IDMT will be presenting new technologies for A/V analysis and search. The updated tools allow users to detect partial duplicates, track metadata and content reuse, automatically extract metadata and manage complex multimodal analysis workflows.

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