Space was not the final frontier for computer scientist Maarten Sierhuis. The former NASA researcher, who once designed human-robot interactions and developed collaborative intelligent systems for space exploration, now focuses his efforts a bit closer to home: the artificial intelligence that’s helping power the future of Nissan’s autonomous vehicles.
Labour of love: Nissan employees build 48 kWh LEAF prototype in their spare timeNissan employees create prototype 48 kWh LEAF, doubling the capacity of the production 24 kWh modelTechnicians formed from Nissan’s Innovation team worked on the project during evenings and weekendsThe prototype participated in several ECOseries events, showcasing its increased range and demonstrating Nissan’s commitment to its vision for Intelligent Mobility
The Renault-Nissan Alliance has become the newest member of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, joining forces with over 200 international companies promoting global sustainability.
The advice from skincare experts at this time of year is to slap on the SPF 50 sun cream to protect your skin from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. That’s not practical with the body panels of a Nissan crossover… and it’s also not necessary.