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INDUSTRY

Gardasoft Vision acquired by Japanese company Optex

18 May 2016
Gardasoft Vision has been acquired by Optex of Japan. The machine vision lighting company will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Optex

INDUSTRY

Vision firms experience static first quarter for 2016

18 May 2016
Imaging companies have posted relatively static reports for the first quarter of 2016. Cognex's and Teledyne Dalsa's sales were both down year-on-year, by 5 per cent and 0.6 per cent respectively

INDUSTRY

IEEE working group for automotive system image quality proposed

18 May 2016

TECHNOLOGY

Hyperspectral machine to automated cauliflower harvesting

18 May 2016

INDUSTRY

Engineering chair appointed to develop metrology tools for factories of the future

17 May 2016

TECHNOLOGY

Researchers advance robotic inspection tasks

17 May 2016

APPLICATIONS

Infrared imaging optimises telecom laser signal

13 May 2016

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Analysis & Opinion

Multisensor systems and 3D scanning on display at Control

News image28 April 2016
Greg Blackman reports from the Control trade fair in Stuttgart, Germany, where multisensor inspection systems and 3D scanners, all using vision technology, were on display

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