Drive by Wire

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Control of a vehicle’s motion systems through electronic means, inputs (steering, braking, etc) are interpreted as electronic signals rather than mechanical signals. Typically found on hybrid and electric vehicles with electric powertrains, and a key enabler for autonomous vehicle research and development as robotic add-ons (for example to control the… read more

Driver Alertness Monitoring

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Driver drowsiness or awareness detection systems use cameras or other sensors in the vehicle cockpit to determine if a driver’s attention is still on the road and on operating the vehicle safely. Most systems track eye blinking rates, face and gaze direction. Some may also monitor hand position and steering… read more