Automatic Defect Inspection Using the NVIDIA End-to-End Deep Learning Platform

Originally published at: https://developer.nvidia.com/blog/automatic-defect-inspection-using-the-nvidia-end-to-end-deep-learning-platform/

Quality requirements for manufacturers are increasing to meet customer demands. Manual inspection is usually required to guarantee product quality, but this requires significant cost and can result in production bottlenecks, lowered productivity, and reduced efficiency. Defect inspection for industrial applications has unique characteristics and challenges compared to other computer vision problems for consumer applications: Lack…