Locust Swarms Are Getting So Big That We Need Radar to Track Them

The desert locust upsurge is yet another of 2020’s horrors. InJune, remote sensing analyst Raj Bhagat noticed a strange signal on India’s weather radar.

Is It Human or Is It Animal? Target Classification With Doppler

The Role of Radio Signals in Distinguishing Between Targets and MAFAT’s Latest Data Science Challenge. How humans and animals leave different doppler-pulse footprints and MAFAT’s latest data science prize for creating a model that can distinguish between them.

Target Classification with Doppler-Pulse Radar and Neural Networks

The Role of Radio Signals in Distinguishing Between Targets and MAFAT’s Latest Data Science Challenge. In the world of data science the industry, academic, and government sectors often collide when enthusiasts and experts alike, work together to tackle the challenges we face day-to-day. A prime example of this collaboration is the Israeli Ministry of Defense Directorate of Defense Research & Development (DDR&D)’s MAFAT challenges. A series of data science related challenges with real-world application and lucrative prize pools. In the program’s own words: