24 novembre 2015

Newletter of NEXYAD about ADAS, connected car, autonomous vehicule

Here is the issue #6 of NEXYAD newsletter : Summary : – SafetyNex & EcoGyzer : the Driver Behaviour Signature An App for Insurance companies, and Automotive electronic device : estimation of both Eco Driving and Road Safety. – Nexyad ADAS Validation Database still in progress NEXYAD is currently recording a validation database for artificial vision-based ADAS. Part of this database will be soon available for free on the internet. – ProgressRoadNex v2.2 Robustness demonstration More and more demos of the road detection... [Lire la suite]

22 novembre 2015

Ghosn said that Renault Nissan will introduce autonomous cars to their top line of vehicles in 2016.

" ... Ghosn said that Renault Nissan will introduce autonomous cars to their top line of vehicles in 2016. These cars that will help customers navigate traffic jams because the vehicles will be able to sense when cars are close by and slow down or speed up accordingly.  However, Ghosn also said that further capabilities such as having cars make decisions regarding lane changes will not happen until 2018 ..." To read more... [Lire la suite]
20 novembre 2015

Ford CEO claims autonomous cars could be ready in four years

Ford CEO claims autonomous cars could be ready in four years " Ford CEO Mark Fields sees the potential for fully autonomous cars to be available for use on U.S.streets in four years’ time. Speaking to reporters in San Francisco, Fields said that Ford should be able to have vehicles that can be fully autonomous on roads where high-definition maps are available. The key, he said, is making sure that the regulatory and legal issues get worked out.  ..." To read more : ... [Lire la suite]
17 novembre 2015

New blog on Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), by NEXYAD

New blog on Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), by NEXYAD : http://www.nexyad-adas.com/ . Road Detection. Obstacle Detection. Road Safety Estimation. Visibility Measurement  
06 novembre 2015

Release 2.2 of the NEXYAD Road Detection Module : RoadNex

Robust Road Detection on desert sand track without markings; robust even with strong sun light facing the camera. Nexyad RoadNex v2.2 is efficient on different circumstances with an unique calibration.   RoadNex v2.2 Desert track   Nexyad RoadNex v2.2 Road with markings on both sides        
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]
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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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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