Computer vision for industrial defect detection

Computer vision for industrial defect detection

Johannes Landgraf, Moritz Kompenhans, Tassilo Christ, Theresa Roland, Adrian Heinig

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Abstract. Despite the continuous progress in computer vision, its application to many industrial tasks like the detection and size measurement of non-trivial defects is still a demanding problem. In this paper, typical challenges, workflows, and key performance indicators are discussed and the application of AI-based Semantic Image Segmentation methods is demonstrated to the detection of minute damages on metal surfaces using the d-fine vision toolbox. A performance improvement for a public data set above prior results is reported and the successful transfer of the approach to real-world sheet metal parts produced by voestalpine Automotive Components Schmölln GmbH is shown.

Artificial Intelligence, Visual Inspection, Defect Detection

Published online 3/17/2023, 8 pages
Copyright © 2023 by the author(s)
Published under license by Materials Research Forum LLC., Millersville PA, USA

Citation: Johannes Landgraf, Moritz Kompenhans, Tassilo Christ, Theresa Roland, Adrian Heinig, Computer vision for industrial defect detection, Materials Research Proceedings, Vol. 25, pp 371-378, 2023


The article was published as article 46 of the book Sheet Metal 2023

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