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10 ways non-visible imaging technology is being deployed today

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: In this slideshow on non-visible imaging— which is one of the four topics covered in our Next Generation Vision Systems special focus—we look at 10 recent applications of non-visible imaging, ranging from the use of ultraviolet illumination in inspection applications to an infrared camera equipped-drone that was used to collect samples of gas from inside Italy’s Mount Etna volcano.
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22/11/2017

Lucid Vision Labs machine vision camera company founded by industry veteran

Lucid Vision Labs, Inc., a company that designs and manufactures machine vision cameras and components, has been founded by former Founder, President and VP of Engineering at Point Grey Research Inc. Rod Barman.
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21/11/2017

10 ways 3D imaging technology is being deployed today

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: In this slideshow on 3D imaging—which is one of the four topics covered in our Next Generation Vision Systems special focus—we look at 10 recent applications of 3D imaging technology, ranging from a system that uses a 3D image processing system for web inspection to a 3D robotic vision system that measures plant characteristics.
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21/11/2017

USB 3.1 cameras featuring 9 and 12 MPixel Sony Pregius sensors introduced by The Imaging Source

Based on Sony Pregius global shutter CMOS image sensors, the new 9 and 12 MPixel 38 series industrial cameras from The Imaging Source feature the USB 3.1 Gen. 1 interface.
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17/11/2017

Compact embedded computer from Neousys features three GigE ports

Built with Intel 6th Gen Core i7/i5/i3 processors and H110 platform controller hub chipset, the Nuvo-5501 embedded computer from Neousys measures only 221 x 173 x 76 mm.
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17/11/2017

How 3D vision provides solutions across various industries

3D vision can be used in various applications in machine vision and imaging, including quality and process control in manufacturing and assembly operations, bin picking, logistics, retail distribution, and research and development.
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16/11/2017

3D line scan camera from Chromasens features wide field of view for machine vision applications

Featuring a 1400mm (55in.) field of view, the 3DPIXA dual 200 µm HR 3D line scan camera from Chromasens offers an optical resolution of 200 µm/pixel and is designed for machine vision inspection, including the complete scans of large, complex and irregularly-shaped objects or textures.
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16/11/2017

3D cameras from IDS feature IP65/67 housing for deployment in harsh conditions

New to the Ensenso line of 3D cameras from IDS are the X30 FA and X36 FA cameras, which are specifically designed for use in harsh ambient conditions.
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15/11/2017

Cognex breaks yet another quarterly record for revenue

Following a record-breaking second quarter of 2017, Cognex has once again set a new high in terms of quarterly revenue, net income, and earnings per share from continuing operations in the third quarter of the year.
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14/11/2017

Worldwide Industrial Camera Directory: Line scan and area scan cameras in visible and non-visible imaging formats for machine vision, industrial automation, robotics and unmanned applications, life sciences imaging, security and surveillance, embedded vision, research and development.

Industrial camera selection is challenging given the diversity of cameras and performance, and proper selection is critical for anyone designing a machine vision system. This directory helps solve that problem. 
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14/11/2017