IDTechEx Award 2019

AEye Wins Best Innovative Sensor Technology Award at IDTechEx

IDTechEx, Santa Clara, CA - November 21, 2019 - Today artificial perception pioneer AEye announced it has been awarded Best Innovative Sensor Technology at IDTechEx.The award is given to the sensor technology with the most significant new innovation, or that can impact our life most significantly. AEye’s iDAR™ (Intelligent Detection and Ranging) Artificial Perception platform was given the top honors for its agile, situationally adaptive solid state LiDAR which brings powerful sensing capabilities to ADAS and autonomous vehicle initiatives, as…

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AEye Object Classification

AEye Announces World’s First Commercially Available Perception Software Designed to Run Inside the Sensors of Autonomous Vehicles

AutoMobility, LA, November 19, 2019 - Today, artificial perception pioneer AEye announced the world’s first commercially available, 2D/3D perception system designed to run in the sensors of autonomous vehicles. For the first time, basic perception can be distributed to the edge of the sensor network. This allows autonomous designers to use sensors to not only search and detect objects, but also to acquire, and ultimately to classify and track these objects. The ability to collect this information in real-time both…

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AutoSens Platform Award 2019

AEye Wins Award for Most Innovative Autonomous Driving Platform at AutoSens Brussels

Brussels, BE – September 19, 2019 - Today artificial perception pioneer AEye announced it has been awarded the Most Innovative Autonomous Driving Platform at AutoSens Brussels. The AutoSens Awards, which honor innovation throughout the vehicle perception industry, recognize the very best technical excellence driving the automotive industry forward. AEye won for its iDAR™ Artificial Perception platform, which combines software extensibility, artificial intelligence and smart, agile sensors to deliver intelligent data collection at the sensor level. Using a distributed architecture, iDAR…

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AEye Named to Forbes AI 50

Pleasanton, CA – September 18, 2019 - Today artificial perception pioneer AEye announced it has been named to the Forbes AI 50, a list of the top private companies using artificial intelligence to transform industries. AEye was selected for its use of intelligent LiDAR (iDAR™) to help self-driving cars safely navigate their environment. iDAR is AEye’s breakthrough perception innovation which leverages artificial intelligence to enable self-driving cars to intelligently assess hazards and respond to changing conditions. By capturing better information,…

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AEye’s New AE110 iDAR System Integrated into HELLA Vehicle at IAA in Frankfurt

Pleasanton, CA – September 10, 2019 - AEye, a world leader in solid state LiDAR-based artificial perception systems and the developer of iDAR™, today announced that its AE110 system will be an integrated component in the HELLA demonstration vehicle at IAA, the world's largest motor show taking place this month in Frankfurt, Germany. HELLA and AEye announced in January that the two companies had entered a joint development and manufacturing agreement to bring best-in-class ADAS solutions to global automotive OEMs.…

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AEye Redefines the Three “Rs” of LiDAR – Rate, Resolution, and Range

Pleasanton, CA – July 18, 2019 - In a new white paper released today, artificial perception pioneer AEye proposes newly extended metrics for evaluating advanced LiDAR system performance. Industry leaders recognize that the conventional metrics of frame rate, angular resolution, and detection range currently used for evaluating LiDAR performance no longer alone adequately measure the effectiveness of sensors to solve real world use cases that underlie autonomous driving. In response, AEye has proposed three new extended metrics for LiDAR evaluation:…

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Leading Global Automotive Supplier Aisin Invests in AEye through Pegasus Tech Ventures

Pleasanton, CA – May 14, 2019 - AEye, a world leader in artificial perception systems and the developer of iDAR™, today announced a strategic investment from Japanese components and systems manufacturer Aisin through their corporate venture capital fund managed by Pegasus Tech Ventures. Aisin is ranked the sixth largest Tier 1 OEM parts supplier globally, and a premier developer of information and communications technology and electronics for the automotive market. Aisin’s investment paves the way for collaboration and expansion as…

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AEye Expands Business Development and Customer Success Team to Support Growing Network of Global Partners and Customers

Pleasanton, CA – May 14, 2019 - Artificial perception pioneer AEye today announced the expansion of its business development team to address the global market opportunity AEye’s iDAR™ system. The company has hired BD directors in the Americas, Europe, and Japan to support the growing network of AEye automotive partners and customers worldwide. In addition, AEye announced that former Quanergy executive Akram Benmbarek has joined AEye as VP of strategic initiatives. Meeting Global Market Demand AEye’s new global team of…

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Abhijit Thatte Announced

AEye Adds VP of AI and Software to Executive Team

Abhijit Thatte to Lead Software Product Development as AEye Continues to Expand and Enhance iDAR Artificial Perception Platform Pleasanton, CA – February 26, 2019 - Artificial perception pioneer AEye today announced the addition of Abhijit Thatte as VP of AI and Software to its executive team. Thatte is an accomplished leader with more than 20 years of software product development experience across industries from robotics to industrials. At AEye, he is charged with leveraging the company’s core artificial intelligence capabilities…

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AEye LiDAR Patents

AEye Extends Patent Portfolio, Creating Industry’s Most Comprehensive Library of Solid-State Lidar Intellectual Property

Patented technology gives iDAR system the ability to create superior perception data, radically improving safety, reliability, and efficiency of autonomous vehicles. Pleasanton, CA – February 20, 2019 - Artificial perception pioneer AEye today announced a significant expansion of its global patent portfolio, demonstrating its ongoing commitment to innovative solutions that promote safe and reliable vehicle autonomy. In addition to three patents previously announced, AEye has been awarded eight additional patents covering core components of AEye’s iDAR™ (Intelligent Detection and Ranging)…

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