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.