Building Recognition using AI at Large-Scale


What is BRAILS

BRAILS is the acronym for Building Recognition using AI at Large-Scale, which is an AI-Based software for city information modeling.

BRAILS uses deep learning technologies to extract information from satellite or street view images, providing the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) professionals the insight and tools to more efficiently plan, design, construct, and manage buildings and infrastructure systems.

How to cite

Charles Wang, Qian Yu, Frank McKenna, Barbaros Cetiner, Stella X. Yu, Ertugrul Taciroglu & Kincho H. Law. (2019, October 11). NHERI-SimCenter/BRAILS: v1.0.1 (Version v1.0.1). Zenodo.


Charles Wang, NHERI SimCenter, University of California, Berkeley,


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