ST, Eyeris team up for in-cabin monitoring

July 01, 2021 // By Peter Clarke
ST, Eyeris team up for in-cabin monitoring
STMicroelectronics NV is working with Eyeris Technologies Inc. (Palo Alto, Calif.), a leader in AI software and in-cabin sensor fusion, to develop automotive products.

ST is providing a red-green-blue-infrared (RGB-IR) global shutter sensor for use with Eyeris' portfolio of deep neural network software that covers such functions as Driver Monitoring Systems (DMS), Occupant Monitoring Systems (OMS), child presence detection, object recognition, gesture control, and activity prediction.

ST's 2.3 megapixel VG5761 global-shutter sensor features a dynamic range of 98dB so that it can capture images inside a vehicle under all lighting and environmental conditions.

The VG5761 offers two memory zones that allow double-image storage which, in addition to contributing to the high dynamic range, supports background removal without lag effects and additional processing by the host system. In its RGB-IR version, ST’s image sensor uses modulation transfer functions at near-infrared wavelengths as well as through the RGB channel to monitor the full in-cabin scene under a broad range of lighting environments.

This aids the capability to analyze interior safety-critical regions of interest (ROIs) such as the driver's eyes and the occupants' body key-points -- to detect the earliest signs of driver drowsiness or distraction and occupants' body posture.

Related links and articles:

www.st.com

www.eyeris.ai

News articles:

Prophesee sensor enables driver monitoring

Event driven image sensor boosts drone safety

Prophesee steers event-based vision sensor towards industrial

Prophesee plans sensor to address automotive, consumer markets


Vous êtes certain ?

Si vous désactivez les cookies, vous ne pouvez plus naviguer sur le site.

Vous allez être rediriger vers Google.