Autonomous Vehicles

Technology Map Detailed Contents August 2019

Importance of the Technology

The Technology in Brief

  • Sensors
    • Video Cameras
    • Lidar
    • Radar
    • Acoustic Sensors
    • Inertial Measurement Sensors
    • Other Sensors
  • Positioning Systems
    • Satellite-Navigation Systems
    • Terrestrial Geolocation Systems
    • Geospatial Information Systems
  • Control Systems
    • Sensor-Data Processing
    • Trajectory Selection
    • Route Planning and Fleet Coordination
    • End-to-End Machine Learning
  • Communications Systems
    • Short-Range Communications Systems
    • Long-Range Communications Systems
    • Internal Communications Systems
  • Support Systems
    • User Interfaces
    • Driver-Monitoring and Warning Systems
    • Occupant-Monitoring Systems
    • Autonomous-Vehicle Accessories

Commercial Development Parameters

  • Demand Factors
    • End Users
    • System Operators
    • Commercial Enterprises
    • Government Agencies
  • General Constraints
    • Costs
    • Societal Adaptation
    • Organizational Adaptation
    • Security Issues
  • Synergistic Technologies
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • Big Data
    • Wireless Communication
    • Markings, Signs, and Beacons
  • Competing Technologies
    • Legacy Vehicles
    • Remote-Operated Vehicles
    • Human-Centric Infrastructure
    • Human Augmentation
    • Crowdsourced Platforms
    • Virtual Reality and Telepresence
  • Required Resources
    • R&D Budgets and Agendas
    • Faith in Automation Technology
    • Information Security
    • Commercial Standards
    • Wireless Coverage, Spectrum, and Bandwidth
    • Cultural Norms
  • Regulatory Factors
    • Regional and National Variations
    • Safety Standards and Laws
    • Vehicle Codes and Related Laws
    • Infrastructure Budgets
    • Special Requirements
    • Rights of Way

Areas to Monitor

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Business Models
  • Cellular Networks
  • Commoditization
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Access
  • Embedded AI Hardware
  • Exploitation
  • Liability
  • Machine Ethics
  • Public Perception
  • Privacy
  • Remote Control
  • Sensors
  • Smart Cities
  • Societal Adaptation
  • Unoccupied Vehicles
  • User Adaptation
  • Vehicle Alternatives
  • Vehicle Sharing

Implications of Commercialization

  • Vehicle-Focused Automation
  • Platform-Focused Automation
  • Human-Assisted Automation

Opportunities

  • Automated Vehicles
    • Automated Off-Road Vehicles
    • Automated Low-Speed Vehicles
    • Automated Cars
    • Automated Commercial Trucks
  • Automation Features
    • Active Safety
    • Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems
    • Adaptive Cruise Control
    • Automatic Parking and Summoning
    • Platooning
    • Full Automation
  • Vehicle Accessories
    • Mobile Integration
    • Speech Interfaces
    • Advanced Interiors
  • Autonomy-Related Services
    • Personal Transportation
    • Goods Delivery
    • In-Vehicle Services
    • Automation Support

Updates

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