Velodyne Announces Patent License Agreement With Hesai

Velodyne Lidar Inc. Announces Patent License Agreement With Hesai Photonics Technology License Agreement Reaffirms Velodyne’s Pioneering Patent on Surround View LidarJuly 21, 2020 08:05 AM Eastern Daylight Time SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a long-term global licensing agreement with Hesai Photonics Technology Co., Ltd. encompassing 360° surround-view lidar sensors. As a result of this agreement, Velodyne and Hesai […]

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Draper Catches a Photon and Earns a Patent for its Invention

CAMBRIDGE, MA—A new single photon detector developed by engineers at Draper can outperform existing technologies and promises significant improvements in detection range and resolution—a boon for self-driving cars and other applications. The detector uses a silicon-germanium photodiode, has ultralow dark-counting rate and timing resolution of better than one nanosecond. The single photon detector (SPD) is the first of its kind […]

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