20 octobre 2015

AUTONOMOUS & CONNECTED CARS at ITS World Bordeaux

   Nexyad Automotive & Transortation Newsletter #5, october 17th 2015.     Summary :   – OVERVIEW OF ITS WORLD CONGRESS IN BORDEAUX - USING NEXYAD ADAS MODULES FOR AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE AND SAFETY/RISK ESTIMATION - REAL TIME ONBOARD RISK ESTIMATION CORRELATED WITH ROAD ACCIDENT - NEXYAD IN MEDIA   News about ADAS VALIDATION NEXYAD has been starting the development of a data base for artificial vision-based ADAS test and validation. This data base will be relevant and unique because it is... [Lire la suite]

20 octobre 2015

Electric cars with automation support sustainability !

Volvo is getting ready to provide safe mobility in a 2017 test program for completely distracted driving on a 30 mile ring road in Gothenberg, Sweden. This movie explains what happens if the driver's attention cannot be gained. The video describes the technology solution Volvo Cars has choosen to their autonomous test fleet within the Drive Me project. The video consists of running footage of a Drive Me test car and animations of the different sensors and functionalities. With voiceover. Drive Me is a unique large-scale autonomous... [Lire la suite]
15 octobre 2015

USING NEXYAD ADAS MODULES FOR AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE AND SAFETY/RISK

USING NEXYAD ADAS MODULES FOR AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE AND SAFETY/RISK ESTIMATION by NEXYADINTRODUCTION The company NEXYAD developped software modules for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems : . RoadNex (Road detection) : lane detection, detection of the borderlines of drivable area in the lane, detection of the surface of drivable area in the lane. Sensor : camera (color) . ObstaNex (Obstacles detection) : obstacles detection (if they have a vertical dimension or – inclusive – if they have their own movement) Sensor : camera (N&B or... [Lire la suite]
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12 octobre 2015

REAL TIME ONBOARD RISK ESTIMATION CORRELATED WITH ROAD ACCIDENT

REAL TIME ONBOARD RISK ESTIMATION CORRELATED WITH ROAD ACCIDENT : AN ENTIRELY SOLVED PROBLEM AND A PRODUCT ALREADY AVAILABLE FOR DEPLOYMENT by NEXYAD   INTRODUCTION Measuring road safety in the context experienced by the driver is a topic of interest for several activities : . car manufacturers, who can inform the driver of potential dangers . autonomous vehicle developers who need to prove that the driving actually minimizes risk of accident. . fleet managers and insurance companies who wish to measure the risk taken by... [Lire la suite]
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07 octobre 2015

How Google’s self-driving cars may handle the toughest situations

Left-hand turns are one of the tougher things drivers have to do. They result in far more accidents than right-hand turns, and have been called “the bane of traffic engineers.” The challenge of turning left holds for self-driving cars, too. A Google patent application that was published online last week details a system to assist its self-driving vehicles in difficult situations, such as certain left-hand turns. Google describes how its self-driving vehicles could reach out to a remote assistant to advise on situations such... [Lire la suite]
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06 octobre 2015

Here’s what IoT will do for transportation

Image Credit: bleakstar/Shutterstock The Internet of Things (IoT) is dramatically accelerating the pace of innovation in the transportation industry—especially the cars and trucks we drive every day. And when you apply the laws that have been driving technology innovation for decades—Moore’s Law and Metcalfe’s Law—it’s not long before our automobiles will resemble smart devices on wheels and your vehicle may very well be the most expensive computing device you own. Connected cars today Already, automobiles built after 2010 include... [Lire la suite]

05 octobre 2015

The Future of Computer Vision and Automated Driving by Prof. Amnon Shashua

Mobileye Co-Founder, Chairman & CTO Prof. Amnon Shashua talks about the future of computer vision and automated driving at the 2015 Deutsche Bank Global Auto Industry Conference
02 octobre 2015

Groupement ADAS members contributed to the new Arma by Navya : 100% autonomous, driverless and electric

Congratulations to CAR & D which signficantly contributed to the design of the Automobile part of this Autonomous Shuttle and to FH Electronics & Intempora which  provided the necessary basic technological building blocks. One more contribution of the groupement ADAS members on the path toward autonomous vehicle !         Know more about Navya :http://navya.tech/?lang=en  
30 septembre 2015

MOBILEYE has a new competitor: NEXYAD

The monopolistic position of the Israeli society could be threaten by the French high tech provider NEXYAD. A serious new competitor which promises in the field of onboard camera management algorithms. Meeting with  the French engineers.. Read more (in french) :  http://www.journalauto.com/…/mobileye-a-de-la-co…/6/services
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27 septembre 2015

Baby, We Won’t Drive Our Cars: The Future Of Automotive Transportation

Earlier this summer, Trinity had the pleasure of hosting a Transportation Tech dinner with some of the brightest minds in the space, including Uber’s lead data scientist, Lyft’s leader of operations strategy, RelayRides’ head of marketing, and the CEOs of ZIRX, MileIQ, Chariot, and Automatic. The discussion can be summed up in large part by one unifying insight: “Transportation tech is not only changing how we get from A to B, it’s fundamentally altering the underlying infrastructure of our cities.” This observation led to... [Lire la suite]