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APPLICATIONS

Imaging on the right tracks

News image21 August 2014
A train mounted camera system is helping the UK's rail network inspect track conditions, whilst in france a vehicle mounted Lidar system is being used for 3D laser mapping of railways

INDUSTRY

On Semiconductor buys Aptina for $400m

19 August 2014
Following on from acquiring Truesense Imaging in April of this year, On Semiconductor has completed its purchase of Aptina Imaging for approximately $400 million in cash

TECHNOLOGY

Face tracking and animation system transforms models' faces

19 August 2014
A Japanese producer and technical director, Nobumichi Asai, has created a system that projects animated images onto a person's face to transform the model with futuristic effects

INDUSTRY

16 million UK government grant for medical imaging facility

15 August 2014

INDUSTRY

Cmosis acquires Awaiba

13 August 2014

INDUSTRY

Olmec UK nominated for two awards

12 August 2014

INDUSTRY

e2v acquires CMOS company AnaFocus for 34.2m Euros

4 August 2014

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Latest press releases

The OWL 640 M42

21 August 2014
CAMERAS The OWL 640 M42
Raptor Photonics, a global leader in the design and manufacture of high performance digital cameras has launched an additional member to its family of SWIR and Visible SWIR cameras
Raptor Photonics

Cobra Cure

20 August 2014
ILLUMINATION
ProPhotonix, a designer and manufacturer of LED illumination systems and laser diode modules with operations in Ireland and the United Kingdom, has announced the launch of the Cobra Cure
ProPhotonix

Phase One iX Capture

20 August 2014
SOFTWAREPhase One iX Capture
Phase One Industrial, a leading manufacturer of medium format aerial photography equipment and software solutions, has announced the release of Phase One iX Capture
Phase One Industrial

Chris Sheridan promoted to Boulder Imaging director of engineering

19 August 2014
NEWS RELEASES

SIMX Ultra High-Speed Framing Camera

15 August 2014
ACCESSORIES
Specialised Imaging

USB 3.0 Cameras with 2 and 4 MP CMOSIS Sensors

15 August 2014
CAMERAS
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Analysis & Opinion

The drug discovery challenge and how imaging can help

20 August 2014
Nate Holmes, product manager for machine vision and motion control at National Instruments, finds that sophisticated imaging systems are required for high-content screening used in drug discovery. Here, he reports from the Vision Summit at this year's NIWeek, which took place in Austin, Texas at the beginning of August

Optimising industrial vision with computer vision

18 August 2014
Computer vision expert, Scott Krig at Krig Research, explains how understanding 'feature descriptor metrics' can help optimise image processing in industrial vision

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Forthcoming events

British Machine Vision Conference 2014

Nottingham, UK
1-5 September 2014
British Machine Vision Association (BMVA)

Industrial Automation North America

Chicago, US
8-13 September 2014
IMTS

Night Vision and Thermal Optics

London, United Kingdom
15-17 September 2014
IQPC

Military Night Vision Systems 2014

Brussels, Belgium
15-16 September 2014
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