The Munich-based LiDAR start-up Blickfeld has increased its seed funding to $â€‰10 million. All existing investors Fluxunit, OSRAM Ventures, High-Tech GrÃ¼nderfonds, Tengelmann Ventures, and Unternehmertum Venture Capital Partners participated in the round. The new financial resources will be used for the first series production and to further strengthen the team.
WaveSense, Inc., announced the commercialisation of its patented military-proven ground-penetrating radar (GPR) that significantly improves navigation safety and precision on any road by keeping self-driving vehicles precisely in-lane.
LeddarTech has delivered the first A-samples of its LeddarCore LCA2 system-on-chip (SoC) to select automotive partners. The LCA2 is the autonomous vehicle industryâ€™s first 3D solid-state LiDAR (SSL) SoC and is available now to Tier-1 automotive manufacturers and system integrators via purchase of the LeddarTech LCA2 evaluation kit.
Cepton Technologies, a provider of 3D LiDAR solutions for automotive, industrial, and mapping applications, will provide Koito Manufacturing, a global supplier of exterior automotive lighting, with its miniaturised LiDAR solution for autonomous driving.
Â£2.3 million U-CAIR project, led by Honeywell with the UK's National Physical Laboratory, Gas Sensing Solutions and SST Sensing will develop cabin air sensor technology to improve passenger experience