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  

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]
21 septembre 2015

Onboard road safety/risk Measurement correlated to accidents

Onboard road safety/risk Measurement correlated to accidents : How to use SafetyNex V2.1 for Insurance applications, and for Automotive applications (ADAS & autonomous vehicle) by Nexyad   INTRODUCTION: Description of 2.1 SafetyNex SafetyNex is a software module proposed by the French company NEXYAD. This module aims to match the driving style (acceleration, vehicle speed) with the danger characteristics of infrastructure. SafetyNex development started in 2001 and benefited from three national collaborative research... [Lire la suite]
11 septembre 2015

Nexyad Newsletter #4 september 2015

Validation Database New Road Detection & Road SafetyNEXYAD tools for ADAS  To read more : http://nexyad.net/Automotive-Transportation/?p=973

05 juillet 2015

The Safety Truck Could Revolutionize Road Safety

Have you ever found yourself driving behind a semi-trailer truck? If you’re on a single-lane highway or road, it can be a nightmare. Even though the truck is driving relatively slowly, you cannot overtake it due to its size, and because you cannot see what is happening in front of the truck.  However, Samsung has developed a solution that may make this problem a thing of the past. The Safety Truck consists of a wireless camera attached to the front of the truck, which is connected to a video wall made out of four exterior... [Lire la suite]
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25 juin 2015

A next step for RoadNex with the 2.1 version

Nexyad continuously working on its modules. The low-level software RoadNex for road detection has been improved, it now detects the road surface further, and it still detects separately sides of the road. Users collect more precise data in outputs. More information about this Subject : http://nexyad.net/Automotive-Transportation/?p=711    
25 juin 2015

Jaguar Land Rover Road Safety Research Includes Brain Wave Monitoring To Improve Driver Concentration And Reduce Accidents

Credit : Jaguar The automaker Jaguar is developing a battery of technological innovations to optimize the concentration and well-being of drivers to limit the number of accidents on the roads. These research projects are grouped in a global intiative called Sixth Sense. Among them: a technology from NASA that measures brain waves through the hands. Jaguar Land Rover's pioneering Mind Sense project is researching measuring  brainwaves to monitor driver concentration in the car Researchers are developing a Wellness Seat in a... [Lire la suite]