Industrial mmWave radar sensors – Applications
TI’s mmWave sensors enable a smarter world through intelligent sensing at the edge. By integrating high accuracy sensing with intelligent processing and antenna-on-package in a single chip, mmWave sensors solve problems in a wide range of industrial applications like people counting, building security, safety guards, level transmitters, robotics and traffic monitoring.
Discover the high accuracy range, velocity, and angle information that TI’s mmWave sensors can provide for your application requirements.
Object range detection
|Object||EVM Measured Range (m)|
For more detailed information, view the object range detection application note.
Read about the basics of mmWave sensors in these white papers.
Reference a variety of use-cases tested by our engineers using mmWave sensors. Now available on 60 GHz platform.
Evaluate mmWave technology hands on. Use our labs and prototype full processing chain, from RF chirps to point cloud to object clustering/tracking.
IWR6843ISK is an easy-to-use mmWave sensor evaluation kit with a long-range antenna enabling direct connectivity to the mmWave sensor card carrier (MMWAVEICBOOST).
IWR6843ISK-ODS is an easy-to-use mmWave sensor evaluation kit with a short-range antenna with wide field of view (FoV) enabling direct connectivity to the mmWave sensors carrier card platform (MMWAVEICBOOST).
mmWave carrier platform enables a single developments platform for different devices and antenna configurations through antenna plug-in modules.
Front end chirp configurations
|Application||Max Range (m)||Range Res. (m)||Max Velocity (km/h)||Velocity Res. (km/h)|
|Very fine motion detection||6.4||0.125||3.4||0.11|
|Short range radar||84||0.36||30||0.46|
|Elevator position and velocity||200||0.4||32||1.8|
Load sample chirps directly to mmWave EVMs. Check out more chirps.
|Antenna||Design||Azimuth FOV (deg)||Elevation FOV (deg)||Azimuth Angular Resolution (deg)||
Elevation Angular Resolution (deg)||Max Distance for Car (m)||Max Distance for People (m)|
|60 GHz Standard Antenna|
|High range antenna (77 GHz)||IWR1443BOOST||+/- 60||+/- 15||15||60||120||47|
|Wall mounted high range antenna (77 GHz)||IWR1642BOOST||+/- 60||+/- 15||15||199||37|
|77 GHz standard antenna||IWR1843BOOST||+/- 60||+/- 15||15||199||37|
Now that you’re ready to start your design, access these resources to help you along the way.