Team A: Video data extraction Alexander Bendeck (Computer Science, Statistics) and Niyaz Nurbhasha (Economics) spent ten weeks building tools to extract player and ball movement in basketball games. Using freely available broadcast-angle video footage which required much cleaning and pre-processing, the team used OpenPose software and employed neural network methodologies. Their pipeline fed...
This project aims to analyze assessment and performance data collected from baseball players to make predictions about baseball performance based on vision and physical abilities. We use hierarchical regression analyses to identify characteristics that correlate with batting performance in order to inform scouts about the likely production of developmental prospects....