26 June 2018: Light the Future with Jason Eichenholz

26 June 2018: Light the Future with Jason Eichenholz

Jason EichenholzJason Eichenholz
Luminar Technologies
Co-Founder and CTO 

OSA Imaging Congress 
Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 8:00 - 9:00 

The Role of Optics and Photonics in the Vehicles of Tomorrow 

In this presentation, OSA Fellow Jason Eichenholz will take a high level look at the future of optics and photonics technologies in autonomous vehicles. Optics are a crucial component in an industry headed for extreme disruption over the next few decades and will play a critical role in shaping the future of navigation, passenger experience and the ultimate safety of the autonomous trip. Eichenholz will discuss the key components of all-things-optic, including LiDAR, laser headlights, passenger monitoring and interior lighting and displays, the role each plays inside a future automobile and its impact on the transportation industry.