Editor's picks

Karsten Roth (left) receiving the award from Chris Yates, EMVA president. Credit: EMVA

We speak to Karsten Roth after he won an EMVA award for PatchCore, anomaly detection AI technology that outperforms competitor methods

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Scorpion Vision's Paul Wilson spoke at the UKIVA conference in April about how Raspberry Pi cameras are now more than just a device for hobbyists. Greg Blackman reports

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Robert Willett, Cognex CEO, said: 'We are currently hearing from customers that automation projects are taking longer to deploy... because of supply chain challenges'

News

From left: Hardy Mehl (Basler), Davide Nardelli (AT), Alberto Randazzo (AT) and Alexander Temme (Basler). Credit: Basler

20 May 2022

The acquisition is part of Basler’s strategy to transform the company from a camera maker to a full-range provider

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Karsten Roth (left) receiving the award from Chris Yates, EMVA president. Credit: EMVA

19 May 2022

We speak to Karsten Roth after he won an EMVA award for PatchCore, anomaly detection AI technology that outperforms competitor methods

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06 May 2022

Robert Willett, Cognex CEO, said: 'We are currently hearing from customers that automation projects are taking longer to deploy... because of supply chain challenges'

Credit: Basler

04 May 2022

Basler will purchase a 25.1 per cent stake in i2S on 1 July, and the remaining stake on 1 July 2024

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25 April 2022

German start-up Sewts has built a robot cell to automate the process of loading industrial laundry folding machines

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25 April 2022

TriEye’s Raven SWIR sensor provides HD resolution with a 7µm pixel pitch, and is sensitive over a wavelength range of 0.4µm to 1.6µm

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08 April 2022

SWIR Vision Systems is targeting lidar with sub-5 nanosecond sensor response times in its colloidal quantum dot infrared sensors

Analysis & opinion

Analysis & opinion

Credit: Intel

01 March 2022

Greg Blackman examines the importance of Tower foundries to machine vision sensor firms, following Intel’s acquisition

Jyrki Rosenberg (left) and Tapani Ryhänen, Emberion’s CEO and CTO respectively. Credit: Emberion

24 January 2022

After raising €6m for its nanomaterial SWIR imagers, Emberion’s CEO and CTO, Jyrki Rosenberg and Tapani Ryhänen, speak about the technology and what the future holds

Paweł Malinowski, program manager at Imec

15 December 2021

Imec's Paweł Malinowski looks at the SWIR imaging landscape, as STMicroelectronics announces a quantum dot SWIR sensor at IEDM

Features

Features

Glass inspection normally involves different illumination methods. Credit: MSTVision

24 March 2022

Tim Hayes provides a window into how to find defects in glass

Mathias Bochow, GFZ Helmholtz Centre, Potsdam, is working on the Trace project to track marine plastic. Credit: Frank Schweikert, Aldebaran Marine Research & Broadcast (www.aldebaran.org/en/)

23 March 2022

Abigail Williams speaks to scientists tracking marine plastic using satellite spectral imagery

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23 March 2022

Tim Reynolds finds out how vision and AI algorithms are making cities safer

White papers

This white paper will discuss in detail how Lucid’s Triton Edge camera helps vision application designers reduce their time-to-market while integrating their own IP into a compact vision system

In its latest whitepaper, Teledyne Dalsa explains why data quality is a key consideration to deploy an accurate AI-based system

This white paper from Pleora Technologies discusses how AI can provide decision-support for visual and manual tasks throughout incoming, in-process, and outgoing (final) inspection steps of manufacturing.

Webcasts

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In this webinar we discuss how deep learning is best applied to industrial inspection

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In this webinar, we investigated neuromorphic sensing, otherwise known as event-based imaging. Speakers are Prophesee's Luca Verre and Josh Gibson at Cambridge Consultants

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This webinar looked at advances in infrared imaging, including colloidal quantum dot SWIR cameras, smart thermal cameras, and specifying optics for infrared

Press releases

25 May 2022

Basler has won a Best Managed Companies Award, given by Deloitte Private, Credit Suisse, the newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung and the Federation of German Industries

23 May 2022

Framos has released development kits supporting Analog Devices’ GMSL3 interface

23 May 2022

Ienso has released embedded vision camera modules based on the Ambarella CV series of SoCs

23 May 2022

AMD has introduced the Kria KR260 robotics starter kit, the latest addition to the Kria portfolio of adaptive system-on-modules and developer kits

11 May 2022

At the IDS Imaging Development Systems booth, visitors will learn about the possibilities of modern camera technology with 2D, 3D and artificial intelligence

11 May 2022

Vision Components will present new Mipi modules and OEM components for embedded vision developments at the Embedded World exhibition

11 May 2022

Framos will show the newest trends in embedded vision and the latest solutions from its global partners at Embedded World

Tech Focus

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A look at colour imaging and some of the products available

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A roundup of some of the latest embedded vision technology

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A look at some of the latest image sensors for industrial vision

Viewpoint

Keely Portway finds out how combining AI with visual inspection in manufacturing can help to reduce errors and increase efficiency

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Keely Portway on how vision application designers can use embedded technology to reduce complexity and time-to-market

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Gemma Church looks at how finding the right AI-assisted software can benefit specific vision tasks