Ultrafast High-Power Multi-Channel Laser Driver for Lidar

Advancement in laser driver technology enables longer range and higher resolution lidar architectures

A Nanolaser Shines in All Directions

Irregularities in the materials of the laser are responsible for the omnidirectional light emission

NIR Laser Systems for ISS to Monitor Forest Dynamics

Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation mission passes final tests

Evaluating Lidar in Real-World Conditions

Leti, Transdev, and IRT Nanoelec announce pilot program to assess new perception sensors for autonomous vehicles

Aladin’s Magic Laser Lamp

Aeolus satellite to map Earth’s wind in real-time with powerful lidar instrument

Seeing Hidden Objects Around Corners

Efficient non-line-of-sight imaging at macroscopic scales with a new laser technology

Measuring Optical Distance at Record-High Speed

Frequency combs enable precise optical distance ranging at a rate of 100 million measurements per second

MEMS Chips Get Metalenses

Combining metasurface lenses with MEMS technology could enhance focusing capability of optical systems

Optical Technologies Are the Key For Automated Driving

Automated Driving is one of the major topics for our mobility of the next decades. Simple Levels of automated driving (e.g. Automatic Cruise Control or Lane Keeping) are available today, the next level where the driver is allowed to do other tasks is to be introduced by 2020.

GM Acquires Lidar Developer

Strobe to work with Cruise Automation to develop next generation of laser sensors