ChETIR – Carbohydrate Estimation Through Image Recognition


Carbohydrate counting is an indispensable task for people with diabetes, due to the need to know the amount of carbohydrate (in grams), in order to know-how much insulin they need to inject. The goal of this project is to estimate an approximate value of carbohydrates in a meal, using photography and applying image recognition technics.



> Knowledge on measuring calorie and nutrition from food image;

> Application that automatically calculates the amount of carbohydrates.


Author: Cristiana Ribeiro

Type: MSc thesis

Partner: FEUP – Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto

Year: 2020