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Detection of informal settlements based on satellite images.

Main functions
  • Calibrated model for the location of informal settlements in cities. 
Description

AP-LATAM was born from the need to provide decision-making support with up-to-date information on the growth of informal human settlements in Argentina.

Having the characteristics of settlements, this tool is able to detect them for later viewing on a map.

Use cases:

Authorship:

Dymaxions Labs.

Technical aspects:

Algorithms in Python language using the open source framework for machine learning, Tensor flow. 

You can see the code here: https://github.com/dymaxionlabs/ap-latam

 

ap-latam-mapa-ba

 

Language
Python
OPEN CODE
Knowledge areas
Modernization of the State
Urban planning
Public policy