FMCW LIDAR by Scantinel: Game changer for autonomous driving
Green Car Congress
AUGUST 12, 2020
by Dr. Michael Richter, Managing Director, Scantinel Photonics. LIDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) is considered to be the key technology for self-propelled vehicles. Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave (FMCW) LIDAR—a cumbersome abbreviation for a disruptive technology—will facilitate the breakthrough in autonomous driving and, according to experts, will completely force the currently used Time of Light (TOF) LIDAR systems out of the market.