LiDAR Will Play A Key Role In The Future Of Driverless Cars - gallery

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  • LiDAR Will Play A Key Role In The Future Of Driverless Cars - gallery
  • LiDAR Will Play A Key Role In The Future Of Driverless Cars - gallery
  • LiDAR Will Play A Key Role In The Future Of Driverless Cars - gallery
    The 2023 BMW 7 Series along with the all-new i7 broke cover a few weeks ago
  • LiDAR Will Play A Key Role In The Future Of Driverless Cars - gallery
    While the Bavarian automaker's flagship got a thorough makeover be it with cutting edge tech or a radical new design
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    It is significant in that it is the very first vehicle to pack the hardware needed for Level 3 autonomy
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    Hiding behind that grille is a LiDAR sensor capable of support for level 3 autonomy, developed by Innoviz Technologies, based in Israel
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    For those of you who aren't familiar with Levels of autonomy, the SAE has clearly outlined what each of the 5 levels mean
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    LiDAR is one of the forerunners in terms of technologies that'll support autonomous driving
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    I got the chance to interview the Co-Founder and CEO of Innoviz Technologies, Omer Keilaf who gave me a brief insight about this rapidly developing tech
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    Just like Sonar and Radar, LiDAR makes use of a pulsed laser to accurately map out the objects with the sensor working with the perception software in real time
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    He also highlighted some of the benefits that LiDAR has over cameras, where LiDAR also works in poor visibility and low light conditions
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    One of the biggest criticisms of LiDAR has been the size and cost. Here's what they looked like just five yers ago
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    The level of innovation and technology happening in the LiDAR space has helped to bring down the size and cost of the sensor
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    Today, the first-gen Innoviz One is small enough to fit the grille of a vehicle
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    Launched in 2016 and now in the new 7 Series, Innoviz One can detect objects up to a distance of 250 m
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    The second-gen Innoviz 2 Sensor offers 30x better performance and is up to 70% cheaper than the first-gen sensor
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    This sensor has 4x the resolution and can detect objects up to a distance of 350m. Both Innoviz One and Two are designed for Level 3 autonomy
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    Omer also showed me Innoviz 360, but the biggest challenge with this particular sensor remains the mounting point on the vehicle
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    Apart from BMW, Innoviz also has several partnerships with Tier 1 companies like Magna, Samsung, Aptiv, and Harman. The sensors will be manufactured by Magna in the U.S and Germany
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    LiDAR senors with Level 3 autonomy will make it to the models in the BMW range like the 5 series, the iX and X5
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    LiDAR sure does have the potential to unlock the potential of autonomous vehicles and driverless cars of the future
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    Swipe Up to read more about Innoviz and the future of LiDAR.
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