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Fraunhofer to evaluate semicon wafer inspection tool

News image28 January 2015
The Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems (IPMS) and South Korean semiconductor equipment manufacturer NextIn have entered into an agreement to evaluate a new wafer defect inspection system


Code readers ensure traceability at Mercedes-Benz plant

28 January 2015
To ensure traceability of the production process of its SL-Class vehicle, Mercedes-Benz now employs various code reading systems to assign each body part to a specific vehicle at its plant in Bremen, Germany


Scottish imaging innovation centre launches demonstrator project

28 January 2015


Hubble telescope gets a high-definition view of Pillars of Creation

14 January 2015


World's largest digital camera given funding approval

13 January 2015


H2020 project to develop mobile computer vision platform

13 January 2015


Keeping drones airborne at CES

9 January 2015


Analysis & Opinion

3D innovations at Vision Stuttgart

News image13 November 2014
Following Odos Imaging winning the Vision Award, Greg Blackman, in the second part of his report from the Vision trade fair in Stuttgart, examines the 3D imaging technology on display

Embedded vision highlighted at Vision 2014

News image12 November 2014
The Vision show returned last week in Stuttgart, Germany as part of its new two-year cycle. Greg Blackman reports from the trade fair, where embedded vision was a key topic of discussion

Small-sats on the rise for Earth observation

31 October 2014
Mick Johnson, director of the Centre for EO Instrumentation and Space Technology, comments ahead of the centre's Space Technology Showcase event about the trend taking place in developing small satellites for Earth observation