Enabling Technologies for Autonomous Vehicles

Date(s):

Location:
Jacobs Hall, Room 2512, Jacobs School of Engineering, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, San Diego, California 92093

Sponsored By:
Jack Silberman, Ph.D.

Speaker(s):
Ravi Teja Sukhavasi
Ravi Teja Sukhavasi

Abstract:

This talk will provide a high-level overview of the various technologies that enable autonomous vehicles. We will first review the technological history of self-driving cars before condensing the common themes into a technology stack that is required to achieve fully autonomous driving. The talk will conclude with some contemporary examples.

(NOTE: SPACE IS LIMITED)

Speaker Bio:
Ravi Teja Sukhavasi received the undergraduate degree from IIT Kanpur, India, in 2007 and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, USA, in 2008 and 2012, respectively, all in electrical engineering.
He has been with Qualcomm Research San Diego, CA, USA, since 2012 where he has contributed to technologies ranging from the first Gigabit LTE modem to sensor fusion for self-driving cars.

Contact:
Travis Spackman (tspackman@eng.ucsd.edu)