The Disrupters: Cutting LiDAR costs to advance autonomous vehicles

Using cheaper lasers will accelerate the driverless car industry, according to semiconductor laser technology providers TriLumina. Olena Kagui reports.

“TriLumina has solved the main impediment to automotive laser radar or LiDAR – the high cost of the laser emitter,” claims Kirk Otis president and CEO at TriLumina.


Russian Auto Tech Slowed by Economic Uncertainty

The Russian auto market, like others in Europe, is moving towards more connected and autonomous features, but as Olena Kagui reports, Western firms must navigate a tricky road due to that nation’s policies and steep economic slowdown.