Continental Expands LiDAR Technology Portfolio by Investing in Robotic Vision and Sensing Pioneer AEye

Continental has signed an agreement for a minority investment in California-based LiDAR pioneer AEye Both companies are jointly developing a high-performance long-range LiDAR sensor based on AEye’s patented 1550nm agile architecture that utilizes a novel advanced micro MEMS technology Aim is to industrialize and commercialize this technology for Automated Driving on SAE levels 3 or higher with a dual focus on passenger and commercial vehicle use cases Santa Barbara/Dublin, CA (USA) - October 27, 2020 - Technology company Continental is…

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Forbes On How AEye Teaches Autonomous Vehicles to Perceive Like a Human

AEye asks: “What is the best way to deliver artificial perception for robotic and autonomous vehicles?” In “Teaching An Autonomous Car To Perceive Like A Human,” Forbes learns that it involves mimicking the advanced processes of the human visual cortex. “Intelligence begins with how you collect data,” says AEye President, Blair LaCorte, “[and] iDAR captures and processes environmental data – just as the human visual cortex does.”  

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