Entries by Souhir Ben Souissi

How Satellite Images help to detect the Severity of Wildfires

Wildfires lead to changes to our ecosystems and can have serious social and economic impacts. In the last few years, the number of wildfires is believed to have increased due to a change in the climate which brings prolonged periods of drought [1]. In Switzerland, wildfires are predominately occurring in the alpine regions of the cantons […]

A Medical Decision System to Prescribe Antibiotics

Adverse drug reactions lead to deaths in the healthcare system, especially the ones linked to antibiotic prescriptions. In order to reduce and prevent these, researchers at BFH have programmed a semantic decision-making system that supports doctors in their decisions alongside the usual guidelines. Our author reports here on the tool and compares it with the pure […]