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  • Pixelink releases new USB3 polarization camera
    on May 1, 2019 at 8:28 pm

    Built around the Sony Polarsens IMX250MZR global shutter 5 MPixel CMOS sensor, that incorporates an on-chip four-directional polarization filter, the PL-D755MU-POL camera has a 2/3" optical format, 3.45 µm pixel size, and is available in board level or enclosed configurations.

  • Mobile Industrial Robots releases robot with 1000...
    on May 1, 2019 at 2:36 pm

    Mobile Industrial Robots' new MiR1000 model can transport loads up to 1000 kg (2200 lbs), which is double the maximum payload of MiR's previous model, the MiR500. The new robot is equipped with LiDAR for 360° of obstacle awareness and a front-facing 3D camera that can "see" between 30 […]

  • JAI releases new 10 GigE prism line scan camera
    on April 29, 2019 at 3:37 pm

    The Sweep+ SW-4000Q-10GE camera from JAI features four prism-mounted CMOS sensors that can simultaneously capture red, green, blue, and near infrared wavebands. The camera has a maximum resolution of 4096 pixels per channel, and RGB + NIR output up to 72 kHz over dual 10 GigE streams.

  • Epson announces new IntelliFlex Feeding System
    on April 26, 2019 at 9:04 pm

    Epson has announced the IntelliFlex Feeding System, that incorporates IntelliFLex Software and Vision Guide, is integrated with Epson RC+ Development software, and features a point-and-click interface to speed up development time for applications.

  • AAEON releases new fanless embedded AI controller
    on April 26, 2019 at 4:13 pm

    The BOXER-8130AI controller from AAEON is powered by the NVIDIA Jetson TX2, has a Dual Denver 2 and Quad ARM 57 processor, 8GB LPDDR4 memory, and 32 GB eMMC onboard storage. The controller can support up to 256 CUDA cores, and the TensorFlow and Caffe AI networks.

  • LUCID Vision Labs releases new cameras in 5GigE...
    on April 26, 2019 at 3:09 pm

    The 12.3 MPixel and 31.4 MPixel cameras from LUCID Vision Lab's Atlas series are now in serial production, the company has announced. The new Atlas models are shipping with color and monochrome versions of the 12.3 MPixel Sony IMX253 1.1" C-mount sensor, that features 4096 x 3000 at 42 fps, and the […]

  • Deep learning brings a new dimension to machine...
    on April 23, 2019 at 8:12 pm

    Although the concepts of deep learning, artificial intelligence and cognitive systems are not new, they are only now being applied in machine vison systems.

  • Open embedded architecture enables camera...
    on April 23, 2019 at 8:00 pm

    Open standard embedded computing architectures such as MicroTCA, cPCI Serial, and COM Express provide long-term scalability, reduced risk and time-to-market in multi-camera, machine vision applications.

  • Line-scan camera-based machine vision system...
    on April 23, 2019 at 7:51 pm

    A contact image sensor (CIS) line scan camera improves vision system resolution to identify defects such as holes, voids, and breaks in screen printed antenna traces on automotive glass.

  • OCR software and machine vision camera team up to...
    on April 23, 2019 at 7:26 pm

    EPIC Machine Vision Systems’ machine vision system uses one camera and optical character recognition software to meet quality standards and industry food-safety standards at a top manufacturer of cereal and snack products.