Biomimicry

AEye’s iDAR Leverages Biomimicry to Enable First Solid State Lidar with 100Hz Scan Rate

Breakthrough speed to be discussed today at Western Automotive Journalists event “Silicon Valley Reinvents the Wheel” Pleasanton, CA - October 1, 2018 - Following on the heels of being honored as “Most Exciting Start-Up” at the prestigious Autosens awards in Brussels, AEye, a leader in artificial perception systems, today announced that it has established a new speed benchmark for 300m+ class solid-state LiDAR sensors achieving scan rates of 100Hz or greater – a 10x improvement over currently deployed competitive systems…

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AutoSens Award 2018

AutoSens Names AEye Most Exciting Start-Up in the Automotive Imaging Sector

Award at Automotive Sensor Conference Singles Out AEye as a “Firebrand Leader” with the “Most Complete Package” Pleasanton, CA - September 13, 2018 - AEye, a leader in artificial perception systems, today announced it has been named Most Exciting Startup by AutoSens, the world’s leading technical summit for ADAS and autonomous vehicle perception technology. The award honors the startup with the most complete package, the genuine intent to create a business, change the world, and be known as a force…

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Gartner Cool Vendor Award

Gartner Names AEye Cool Vendor in AI for Computer Vision

Pleasanton, CA - June 7, 2018 – AEye, a leader in artificial perception systems, today announced that it has been named a Cool Vendor in AI for Computer Vision in Gartner’s annual report, which identifies new and innovative vendors, products and services transforming and disrupting technology. This is the latest in a string of accolades for AEye and its groundbreaking robotic perception system for autonomous vehicles. Since the beginning of the year, AEye’s unique approach to artificial perception, which embeds…

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Innovative Tecnology

AEye Introduces Next Generation of Artificial Perception: New Dynamic Vixels™

Enhancement to iDAR™ Better Mimics the Human Visual Cortex Pleasanton, CA - May 22, 2018 – AEye, a leader in artificial perception systems, today announced the introduction of a new sensor data type called Dynamic Vixels™, which are designed to more intelligently acquire and adapt data for the company’s iDAR™ (Intelligent Detection and Ranging) perception system. This advancement in AEye technology further strengthens its biomimicry approach to visual perception, essentially enabling vehicles to see and perceive more like humans to…

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Autonomous Vehicle

AEye Granted Foundational Patents For Core Solid-State MEMs-Based Agile LiDAR And Embedded AI Technology

Pleasanton, CA – March 7, 2018 – On the heels of its automotive product debut at the January Consumer Electronics Show (CES), artificial perception pioneer AEye today announced it has been awarded foundational patents with numerous claims for its solid state MEMs-based agile LiDAR and embedded AI technology that are core to AEye’s iDAR™ perception system. AEye’s iDAR (Intelligent Detection and Ranging) perception system mimics how a human’s visual cortex focuses on and evaluates potential driving hazards. Using embedded AI…

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Nate Ramanathan Joins AEye as Vice President of Operations

Ramanathan to direct supply chain, quality and manufacturability of AEye products Pleasanton, CA - September 13, 2018 - AEye, a leader in artificial perception systems, today announced the appointment of Nate Ramanathan as Vice President of Operations. Ramanathan, who joined the AEye team earlier this year, brings deep automotive, contract manufacturing, design for manufacturability, sourcing, logistics, and quality assurance expertise to AEye’s executive team, complementing the defense, technology, intelligence and automotive experience already in place. Ramanathan’s hiring comes at a key…

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Aravind Ratnam

AEye Announces Addition of Aravind Ratnam as Vice President of Product Management

Ratnam to bring deep automotive, software, system and product management expertise to AEye executive team. Pleasanton, CA - August 20, 2018 - AEye, a leader in artificial perception systems, today announced the appointment of Aravind Ratnam as Vice President of Product Management. Ratnam brings deep automotive, software, lasers/optics and product management expertise to AEye’s executive team that complements the deep defense, technology, intelligence and automotive experience already in place. Ratnam’s experience will be integral as the company expands to meet…

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James Robnett

AEye Welcomes James Robnett to Executive Team as Vice President of Automotive Business Development

Pleasanton, CA - May 7, 2018 – AEye, a leader in artificial perception systems, today announced the appointment of James Robnett as Vice President of Automotive Business Development. “Jim Robnett is an exceptional addition to the AEye team,” said Luis Dussan, Founder and CEO of AEye. “His industry knowledge, technical expertise and energy perfectly align with our immediate needs as we foster our relationships in the automotive industry, and his strategic insights and leadership abilities will help us grow into…

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AE100 Autonomous Vehicle 2018

AEye Announces the AE100 Robotic Perception System for Autonomous Vehicles

Industry's First Solid State iDAR™ Based Product Provides Breakthrough Advancements in Perception and Motion Planning CES – Las Vegas, NV – January 7, 2018 – AEye, a robotic perception pioneer, today announced the AE100™, a leading-edge robotic perception system for autonomous vehicle, ADAS, and mobility markets. The AE100 is a solid state, cost-optimized system based on AEye’s iDAR™ technology, a new form of intelligent data collection that enables rapid, dynamic perception and enhanced path planning. iDAR (Intelligent Detection and Ranging)…

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Artificial Intelligence Concept

CB Insights Unveils Second Annual AI 100 Companies at A-ha!

AEye Named to the 2018 AI 100, Highlighting Advancements in Intelligent Sensing and Perception Technology for Autonomous Vehicles San Francisco, CA, December 12, 2017 – CB Insights today named AEye to the prestigious AI 100, a select group of promising private companies working on groundbreaking artificial intelligence technology. CB Insights CEO and co-founder Anand Sanwal will reveal the full list of the second annual AI 100 companies at the A-ha! conference in San Francisco. "Last year's AI 100 enjoyed amazing…

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