Can Automated Vehicles "See" in Minnesota? Ambient Particle Effects on LiDAR Systems

The objective of this project is to determine the impact of ambient particles on the ability of LiDAR systems to "see" objects and to demonstrate LiDAR technology on Minnesota roads in adverse weather conditions.


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    • Status: Completed
    • Funding: $237840
    • Contract Numbers:


    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Minnesota Department of Transportation

      395 John Ireland Boulevard
      St Paul, MN  United States  55155
    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Minnesota

      Department of Mechanical Engineering
      111 Church Street SE
      Minneapolis, MN  United States  55455
    • Principal Investigators:

      Northrop, William

    • Start Date: 20200210
    • Expected Completion Date: 20220831
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01710423
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Minnesota Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: 1035427
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jul 5 2019 10:36AM