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Latest news

INDUSTRY

BitFlow ceases production of analogue frame grabbers

5 February 2016
Frame grabber manufacturer BitFlow has discontinued production of two of its analogue boards



APPLICATIONS

London to trial driverless cars

News image29 January 2016
London is to trial its first driverless cars on the streets of Greenwich this summer. The vehicles will use camera and laser sensors to navigate through their surroundings

INDUSTRY

GenApi 3.0 standard released with embedded vision functionality

28 January 2016
A new version of the reference implementation to the GenICam standard has been released with functionality for embedded vision



APPLICATIONS

Toshiba robot to decommission Fukushima power plant

26 January 2016

TECHNOLOGY

Subsea ToF camera prototype developed for marine surveys in murky water

25 January 2016

INDUSTRY

Private equity firm to establish vision company after buying Mikrotron

25 January 2016

INDUSTRY

Photonics West recognises imaging innovations

14 January 2016

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Latest press releases

Headwall Photonics names sales representatives

5 February 2016
NEWS RELEASES
Headwall Photonics is responding to significant growth in its core market segments by naming five new sales representative organizations

Thunderbolt enabled cameras

4 February 2016
CAMERAS
Ximea made the next step in bringing unique Thunderbolt enabled cameras to industrial and scientific users
Ximea

Genie Nano area cameras

4 February 2016
CAMERAS
Teledyne Dalsa, a Teledyne Technologies company and global leader in machine vision technology, today announced the introduction of 9 new Genie Nano area cameras
Teledyne Dalsa

3D surface inspection solutions

4 February 2016
COMPLETE VISION SYSTEMS
Matrox Imaging

Optris PI NetBox

4 February 2016
ACCESSORIES
Optris

Boa Spot vision sensors

4 February 2016
CAMERAS
Teledyne Dalsa



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Analysis & Opinion

Automation fuels job growth in US

12 November 2015
A report from the Association for Advancing Automation (A3) has linked increases in the use of robots in manufacturing with higher employment in the USA. Bob Doyle at A3 looks at the reasons for the trend

Bedding down with embedded vision

14 July 2015
With recent new product releases offering support for GPUs, more vision engineers are starting to design embedded systems. Greg Blackman reports on the rise of embedded vision

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White Papers

Vision Standards Bring Sharper View to Medical Imaging

By Pleora Technologies Inc.
6 October 2015
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In-Line Illumination

By Edmund Optics
6 October 2015
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Using TurboDrive to Exceed GigE Boundaries

By Teledyne DALSA
25 September 2015
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Forthcoming events

Photonics West 2016

San Francisco, USA
13-18 February 2016
SPIE

SPIE Medical Imaging 2016

San Diego, CA, USA
27 February-3 March 2016
SPIE

Stemmer Imaging UK Vision Technology Forum

Silverstone, Towcester, Northamptonshire, UK
3 March 2016
Stemmer Imaging

LogiMat

Stuttgart, Germany
8-10 March 2016