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The buzz about lidar, made simple
Oct 25, 2018 | By Velodyne Lidar

Velodyne’s David Hall holds the patent on rotating 3D lidar and shows the complex array of laser emitters and detectors in one of its lidar units. – CNET

If you’re at all interested in self-driving cars, you’ve heard the term “lidar”, which is a contraction of “light detection and ranging”. It’s been the stuff of experiments and prototypes, but is coming to showroom cars soon. Time to understand it.

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Velodyne Lidar (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) ushered in a new era of autonomous technology with the invention of real-time surround view lidar sensors. Velodyne, the global leader in lidar, is known for its broad portfolio of breakthrough lidar technologies. Velodyne’s revolutionary sensor and software solutions provide flexibility, quality and performance to meet the needs of a wide range of industries, including autonomous vehicles, advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), robotics, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), smart cities and security. Through continuous innovation, Velodyne strives to transform lives and communities by advancing safer mobility for all.

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