Lighting as an element of styling – Lighting in the context of Autonomous Driving - Innovative Light Source Technologies for Interior and Exterior Automotive Lighting
Lighting is used as a brand signature to marque identity. Style and safety are the key drivers which are pushing forward the experts of todays’ automotive lighting development. LED technology, which is linked to camera systems, promises a more distinctive illumination to raise drivers comfort. Via sophisticated laser technology it is possible to create virtual situations to enhance safety while saving on energy consumption. Through OLED technology, the variety of aesthetic possibilities seems almost infinite: smart visual communication combined with 3D effects and the fusion of light and body. Whilst heading into the so called age of IoT, automotive lighting technology will also be able to communicate with the infrastructure and other vehicles, which requires advanced software.