Eugene Chow
Eugene ChowPeter Pirolli
Saigopal NelaturiLuisa Polania
Yasmine CharifDavid Taylor
Linxia LiaoShiwali Mohan

Eugene Chow
is a PARC Principal Scientist and manages the Microsystems Technology area. His work covers the areas of microelectro-mechanical systems (MEMS), packaging and printing. He has over 60 issued patents and 40 journal and conference publications. Eugene earned his Ph.D. and M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, along with an M.S. in Management Science and Engineering, and a B.S. in Engineering Physics from the University of California, Berkeley. 

Self-driving Cars Need Better “Digital Eyes’ to Detect Pedestrians

The world’s biggest car brands, Google’s self-driving car team, Uber, and silicon valley startup Cruise Automation, are all racing to the finish line to get the world’s first self-driving car in the hands of consumers. Other Fortune 100 companies, like Apple, are also thinking about jumping in. At present, most self-driving prototypes are packed with LIDAR, radar, sensors, and cameras to identify people from a distance. PARC is developing a low-cost and innovative radar “digital eye” to either replace LIDAR or complement it…