Sensors

mmWave IWR – Traffic monitoring

Discover

TI’s industrial mmWave solutions for traffic monitoring enable detection of traffic and pedestrians through all light and weather conditions, at distances over 100m, and with accurate range and velocity information for intelligent reporting and decision making.

Download these free white papers to learn the basics of mmWave sensors for radar for transport.

Application
Multi-lane monitoring 
Single lane monitoring
Use cases Intersections and parking spots Highways
Benefits Wider area detection and tracking of multiple moving objects such as pedestrians, cars, bicycles in dense urban environments Detect and track cars  with a single chip sensor at high speed environments and longer distances
Hardware IWR1642 EVMIWR1843 EVM IWR1642 EVMIWR1843 EVM
Max field of view (resolution) (60° horizontal, 30° vertical) (120° horizontal, 30° vertical)
Max range (resolution) 70m (0.4m) 200m (0.8m)
Max velocity (resolution) 80 kph (1.0 kph) 195 kph (1.6 kph)
Onboard algorithms

Basic clustering

advanced group tracking

Vmax extension

Basic clustering

advanced group tracking

Vmax extension

Evaluate hands-on

Evaluate TI’s mmWave radar sensors by purchasing the evaluation module and leveraging the experiments and labs, and referencing our Building Automation TI Designs.

IWR1843 EVM

Single-chip sensor evaluation platform with integrated MCU and DSP for fully programmable algorithm development.

IWR1642 EVM

Single-chip sensor evaluation platform with integrated MCU and DSP for fully programmable algorithm development.

Experiments and labs

Experience mmWave sensor
performance first hand and recreate demonstrations by following the radar
for transport experiments and labs.

Design

Now that you’re ready to begin production, access these resources to help you along the way.

IWR6843

60-GHz sensor delivers intelligence at the edge with 3D detection and increased memory

IWR1843

77-GHz sensor delivers intelligence at the edge with 3D detection and increased memory

IWR1642

77-GHz sensor delivers intelligence at the edge with 2D detection

Have questions during the design process? Leverage our mmWave training series.

Ask questions and explore ideas on TI’s mmWave sensor forums.