Analysis & opinion

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05 July 2022

Covision Lab has ambitions to be the leading computer vision machine learning hub in Europe for industry. Greg Blackman spoke to its CEO, Franz Tschimben

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29 June 2022

Fresh from Embedded World, we speak to Tim Vehling at Mythic on the benefits of AI accelerators for industrial vision

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28 June 2022

Mark Hebbel, head of consultancy at Chainstep, on the importance of cybersecurity in vision sensors now that factories are more connected

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16 May 2022

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

Anne Wendel, director of VDMA Machine Vision

11 March 2022

Anne Wendel, director of VDMA Machine Vision, on how the mechanical engineering sector could be affected by the war in Ukraine

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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

Robot solutions at the Manufacturing Technology Centre. Credit: Manufacturing Technology Centre

13 December 2021

Responding to a report on UK adoption of robots and automation, UKIVA’s Neil Sandhu and Allan Anderson argue vision brings similar benefits for productivity

The board of VDMA Machine Vision; Mark Williamson third from left. Credit: VDMA Machine Vision

13 December 2021

As its new chairman, Mark Williamson sets out the priorities for VDMA Machine Vision


09 November 2021

Anne Wendel, director of VDMA Machine Vision, says there is increasing concern about chip supply bottlenecks and material shortages

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13 October 2021

Huge strides are being made in neural networks, but there are still significant challenges to implement a machine vision solution, according to experts at Vision