Driver Visibility Improvement System Functional Area
On-board sensors and display to augment the driver's ability to see objects in the vehicle path in conditions where driving visibility is poor (e.g., bad weather, night driving, etc.).
|1||The vehicle shall collect and process data from the roadside environment relating to the physical roadway characteristics. These include the roadway geometry, and type of roadway surface (paved, gravel, etc.).|
|2||The vehicle shall display data for an enhanced version of the picture obtained from other sensor(s) in the vehicle. This picture will show the driver's field of view, and will be enhanced to increase clarity under conditions such as poor visibility, darkness, etc.|
|3||The vehicle shall present information to the driver in audible or visual forms without impairing the driver's ability to control the vehicle in a safe manner.|