Nissan: Nissan AVM tech to go underwater for low sea exploration

Posted on 10. Apr, 2015 by in Nissan Canada


YOKOHAMA, Japan — Nissan is providing a singular Around View Monitor (AVM) record to a Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) and Topy Industries, Ltd., by a corner growth plan that might assistance expose a mysteries of a oceans.

The corner growth agreement with JAMSTEC and Topy, one of a tip manufacturers of drudge crawlers in Japan, will raise a supervision agency’s ability to hunt low underwater for healthy resources regulating remotely operated vehicles (ROVs). Nissan’s AVM record will assistance ROV operators equivocate obstacles and navigate a sea seafloor some-more easily.

The plan exemplifies how AVM expertise is being put to unsentimental use in formidable handling environments and is among a Japanese Cabinet office’s Strategic Innovation Promotion Program (SIP), that aims to comprehend creation by a graduation of investigate growth activities opposite supervision ministries.

AVM is one of a bottom technologies for Nissan’s unconstrained expostulate vehicles, that a association aims to move to marketplace by 2020. First commercialized in 2007, AVM provides a practical 360-degree overview of a automobile from a bird’s-eye perspective as graphic from above. The record helps drivers visually endorse a vehicle’s position relations to parking spaces and adjacent objects and scheme into parking spots some-more easily. Nissan total Moving Object Detection (MOD) record to AVM in 2011 and continues to rise other compared reserve technologies.

Under a Japanese government’s SIP initiative, JAMSTEC, Japan’s group that develops next-generation technologies to try for resources low underneath a sea, and Topy Industries, one of a tip manufacturers of drudge crawlers in Japan, have teamed adult to rise a highly-efficient handling complement for undersea searches regulating remotely operated vehicles (ROVs). The ROVs being tested by JAMSTEC and Topy embody a chronicle of Nissan AVM that facilities three-dimensional design estimate capability.

The AVM 3D duty is total with a ROV’s camera to urge dimensions of distances on a sea floor. This provides operators, determining a ROVs aboard mom ships during sea, an beyond real-time bird’s-eye perspective of a remote car and a evident surroundings. The idea is to urge a potency of undersea searches by avoiding obstacles on a seabed with improved real-time situational awareness.

Nissan continues to rise technologies and expertise as partial of a categorical business and for use in a accumulation of fields. Revenue generated by a unsubstantial resources is re-invested in new record development, serve contributing to Nissan’s technological competence.

Use of AVM record in undersea environments is an prolongation of a unconstrained expostulate record that Nissan is building to raise a pushing experience, minimize trade accidents and injuries, and yield some-more convenient, gentle mobility options together with assent of mind.



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