This fifth edition of Photoptics will feature three different tracks on optics, photonics and lasers, covering both theoretical and practical aspects.
Rob Ashwell examines how advances in medical imaging are aiding earlier diagnosis and robotic surgery
Boaz Arad, a researcher at the Interdisciplinary Computational Vision Lab, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, and winner of the EMVA Young Professional Award 2017
Greg Blackman finds that advances in LEDs and greater illumination control are furthering machine vision lighting
Greg Blackman speaks to Guy Lavi at Israeli firm Volume Elements, a company that specialises in developing vision algorithms
Matthew Dale explores how thermal imaging can be used to avoid machine failure and emergency maintenance in industrial environments