Marelli, a tier-one automotive technology supplier, and XenomatiX, a supplier of solid state LiDAR are entering into a technical and commercial development agreement in the autonomous driving field, the companies announced at CES 2020.
XenomatiX will provide Marelli`s Automotive Lighting division, with its true “solid state LiDAR” modules for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and autonomous driving (AD) applications.
The companies combine competencies and technologies to offer modular LiDAR system solutions to meet future global automotive needs, also leveraging the Artificial Intelligence (AI) perception technology derived from “Smart Me Up”, the French start-up acquired by Marelli in 2018.
XenomatiX’s LiDAR sensor, boasts of a unique product based on proven semiconductor technology, designed for mass production with distinctive features. It uses non-scanning LiDAR and claims to have high resolution, reliability and durability.
The LiDAR technology developed by XenomatiX and Marelli’s Automotive Lighting division aims to provide high reliability and long range coverage, crucial to enable a variety of ADAS functions.
Source: Press Release