Continental Expands LiDAR Technology Portfolio by Investing in Robotic Vision and Sensing Pioneer AEye

  • Continental has signed an agreement for a minority investment in California-based LiDAR pioneer AEye
  • Both companies are jointly developing a high-performance long-range LiDAR sensor based on AEye’s patented 1550nm agile architecture that utilizes a novel advanced micro MEMS technology
  • Aim is to industrialize and commercialize this technology for Automated Driving on SAE levels 3 or higher with a dual focus on passenger and commercial vehicle use cases

AEye, a world leader in artificial perception systems and the developer of iDAR™, today announced a major breakthrough in long-range threat detection and safety.