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Elon Musk Is Right: LiDAR Is a Crutch (Sort of.)

Mr. Musk is right. Relying solely on LiDAR can steer autonomous vehicle companies into innovation cul-de-sacs.
Profiles

Coffee Talk: Nate Ramanathan

The bottom line is: anything that you design has to meet all the reliability and quality standards, and should be manufacturable at the lowest possible cost - especially in automotive. There’s no way you can win the market without reliability, quality, and cost efficiency.

Coffee Talk: Dr. Allan Steinhardt

The startup opportunity intrigued me, as I saw it as an opportunity to have a different kind of impact, to change the world through changing the kinds of products that are available. I was involved with some of the early investments in autonomy and LiDAR through DARPA, and like many others amongst my peers I was drawn to the autonomous vehicle commercial market as a result of the DARPA Grand Challenge.

Coffee Talk: Stephen Lambright

We have built an active, intelligent, software-definable sensing platform – which we call iDAR – that can be used in a variety of different markets, and we're enabling our systems integrator and Tier 1 partners to take iDAR and customize it to the unique needs of each of these markets. These partnerships are a win-win for everybody: for the customer, the partner, and for us because everyone gets something better out of the equation.
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Videos

AEye Insights: The Road to Electrification

In this installment of the AEye Insights series, AEye Founder and VP of Corporate Development, Jordan Greene sits down with Ryan Popple, AEye Advisor, General Partner at R7 and Executive Director at Proterra to discuss current trends in electrification and urban transportation, the importance of smart sensors, and the implementation of fully autonomous charging stations.

AEye Insights: 2021 Transportation Trends

AEye Founder and VP of Corporate Development, Jordan Greene, and Reilly Brennan, General Partner at Trucks Venture Capital, pull out their crystal ball to talk about COVID's lasting effects on logistics and delivery, the challenges in store for "structured" autonomy, what's behind the flurry of AV and sensor SPACs, and why AV engineers are like chefs.

AEye Insights: The Roadmap to Autonomy

AEye Advisor Jim Robnett sits down with Elliot Garbus, AEye Advisory Board Member and former VP & GM at Intel Corporation Transportation Solutions Division, to discuss the technical challenges facing the industry today, what kind of partnerships we'll see in the future, the social and legal issues related to autonomy, and where he thinks transportation is headed this decade.
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