Code from Sensors Group

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Major code projects


Java tools for Address Event Representation sensors (DVS/DAVIS/DAS event sensors)

jAER is our flagship software project for supporting sensors group event sensors, including DVS, DAVIS, and DAS. Most of the robots in the Sensors Group YouTube playlist were realized in jAER. 

Citation: Delbruck, Tobi. 2008. “Frame-Free Dynamic Digital Vision.” In *Proceedings of Intl. Symp. on Secure-Life Electronics, Advanced Electronics for Quality Life and Society*, 1:21–26. Tokyo, Japan: Tokyo.


v2e - Video to Events

v2e (see v2e web page) simulates accurately-modeled DVS event camera events from frame based video. 

Citation: Hu, Yuhuang, Shih-Chii Liu, and Tobi Delbruck. 2021. “v2e: From Video Frames to Realistic DVS Events.” In *2021 IEEE/CVF Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshops (CVPRW)*, 1312–1321. doi:10.1109/CVPRW53098.2021.00144. .Best paper award from CVPR-W on Event Based Vision.


Other useful event camera tools

Neural Control Tools

These projects support our neural control research on data-driven nonlinear optimal control of the physical cartpole robot and our INIvincible F1Tenth race car. See below the chart showing dependencies and selected videos. For more details see our Neural Control Tools Github page.

f1tenth inivincible neural controller 20231123_162424_1.mp4

DeNoising Dynamic vision sensors 2021

DND21 supplies the jAER algorithms and datasets for low cost DVS event camera denoising.


Contributors: Shasha Guo, Tobi Delbruck

Citation: S. Guo and T. Delbruck, “Low Cost and Latency Event Camera Background Activity Denoising,”, IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (T-PAMI), 2022.

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