AGV (Automatic Guided Vehicle) can also refer to AMR (Autonomous Mobile Robot). To keep AGVs from colliding with obstacles or workers, they use lasers, optical sensors, MEMS mirrors, and other devices to measure the surrounding distance while driving automatically.
Hamamatsu has developed a variety of photosensors and light emitters, which can be used for distance measurement, including in AGVs.
This compact devices integrate optical sensors, such as photodiodes and APD, with the front-end IC.
This rangefinder device for indirect TOF system integrates a CMOS sensor with a signal processing circuit.
Inexpensive, compact and thin linear image sensors for the triangulation method.
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