Category Archives: Autonomous vehicles

RiCopter UAV in Action

ArcTron 3D GmbH, renowned in cultural heritage and archeology, worked together with RIEGL on a unique research project. Continue reading

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Lidar Helps Blind Driver ‘See’

a blind driver was to independently drive the vehicle down the main straightaway, onto the road course. Continue reading

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Autonomous UAV

Taking 3D scans of its surroundings, the drone can process that data fast enough to navigate in real time, without hitting objects. Continue reading

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The Advantages of a UAV

His method has showed that the UAV cameras can be used for increasing point densities of the laser scanning measurements. Continue reading

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Driverless Trucks

The lidar has the added advantage of not only being able to determine an obstacle ahead, but also a wider field of “view” Continue reading

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Laser Scanning Vacuum

the new Botvacs use laser scanning to map a room’s floor plan and then determine the most efficient route to take for cleaning. Continue reading

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Small UAV Market Report

This is a Market Forecast and Analysis 2014 – 2020 on the small UAV marke Continue reading

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Uber’s Self Driving Car

That looks like a Velodyne sitting on the top of that mass of system pod. Continue reading

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Riegl Lidar 2015

Lidar News will keep you informed of not only these events, but also the ASPRS IGTF annual meeting in Tampa, FL and AUVSI in Atlanta, GA. Continue reading

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Velodyne Wins Automotive Industry Award

We’re honored and delighted by the recognition, but even more, we greatly appreciate the depth and quality of Frost & Sullivan’s analysis of the VLP-16. Continue reading

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