Velodyne added to its robust portfolio of patented sensor technology with the addition of the Puck 32MR™, which delivers rich perception data for mid-range applications.
In Autonomous Vehicle Technology, Linda Trego wrote a story on the introduction of the Puck MR32, which stated the sensor offers a “cost-effective perception solution for low-speed autonomous markets including industrial vehicles, robotics, shuttles, and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).”
In its story on the Puck 32MR, Design News quoted Velodyne CTO Anand Gopalan saying:
“We are proud to announce the Puck 32MR as the latest addition to our broad array of lidar products. Velodyne continues to innovate lidar technologies that empower autonomous solutions on a global scale. This product fills a need for an affordable mid-range sensor, which our customers expressed, and we took to heart. We strive to meet our customers’ needs, and the Puck 32MR is another example of our versatility within an evolving industry.”
The news was posted by Mike Ball in Unmanned Systems Technology, which included:
“In addition to featuring Velodyne’s patented surround-view perception capability, the Puck 32MR features a range of 120 meters and a 40-degree vertical field of view to enable navigation in unfamiliar and dynamic settings. Generating a high-resolution point cloud with minimal noise in all light conditions, the Puck 32MR accurately detects crosswalks, curbs, vehicles, pedestrians, bicycles and obstacles for safe and efficient operation in roadway, commercial and industrial use cases. Along with outstanding perception performance, this sensor delivers reliability and durability in a compact form factor.”
The Robot Report Puck 32MR news post included a product chart of all Velodyne lidar sensors.
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