Six Dimensions for Increased Safety
Daimler Research Team Awarded 2012 Beckurts Prize for New Intelligent Driver Assistance System
Munich, 26 November 2012 – This year's Karl Heinz Beckurts Prize will be presented on Monday, 26 November, to Dr. Uwe Franke, Dr. Stefan Gehrig and Dr. Clemens Rabe. The three researchers from Daimler AG will receive the prize, endowed with € 30,000, for their "6D Vision", which will in future assist drivers in very complex traffic environments with restricted visibility such as construction sites and intersections. This will make a decisive contribution towards accident reduction.