Original Air Date: October 13, 2022
This 1-hour session provides an overview of autonomous vehicle (AV) technology. It explores the current advances toward full automation and the challenges faced to get there. Information on the current status of original equipment manufacturers and areas where AVs are already deployed is included, as is an explanation of major AV component technologies that provide capabilities for perception, localization, mapping and prediction.
Typical state regulatory approaches for AV testing are addressed and test data results and disengagement trends reviewed. Additionally, a brief history of AV crashes during testing, along with lessons-learned and changes implemented are discussed.