Convolutional Neural Network (CNN) to determine the character of wayang kulit

(1) * Aji Prasetya Wibawa Mail (Universitas Negeri Malang, Indonesia)
(2) Wahyu Arbianda Yudha Pratama Mail (Universitas Negeri Malang, Indonesia)
(3) Anik Nur Handayani Mail (Universitas Negeri Malang, Indonesia)
(4) Anusua Ghosh Mail (ASCEE Australia Section, Australia)
*corresponding author


Indonesia is a country with diverse cultures. One of which is Wayang Kulit, which has been recognized by UNESCO. Wayang kulit has a variety of names and personalities, however most younger generations are not familiar with the characters of these shadow puppets. With today's rapid technological advancements, people could use this technology to detect objects using cameras. Convolutional Neural Network (CNN) is one method that can be used. CNN is a learning process that is included in the Deep Learning section and is used to find the best representation. The CNN is commonly used for object detection, would be used to classify good and bad characters. The data used consists of 100 black and white puppet images that were downloaded one at a time. The data was obtained through a training process that uses the CNN method and Google Colab to help speed up the training process. After that, a new model is created to test  the puppet images. The result obtained a 92 percent accuracy rate, means that CNN can differentiate the Wayang Kulit character


Image Classification; Wayang Kulit; Character Object; Detection Convolutional Neural Network (CNN)



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