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21 February 2017

Cognex has recorded annual revenue for 2016 of $520.75 million, an increase of 16 per cent over 2015

17 February 2017

A three-year European collaborative project, Inspex, which aims to develop a wearable obstacle-detection system based on autonomous vehicle technology, has begun

16 February 2017

Flir Systems has posted annual revenue of $1.66 billion in 2016, up 7 per cent compared to 2015

08 February 2017

Nano-electronics research centre, Imec, has shown a prototype of a multispectral TDI imager based on its CCD-in-CMOS technology at SPIE Photonics West

08 February 2017

A handheld hyperspectral imager from US firm TruTag Technologies has won a Prism Award for Photonics Innovation at SPIE Photonics West

08 February 2017

American machine vision integrator Integro Technologies will now offer deep learning-based vision software from Swiss firm ViDi Systems

08 February 2017

Scorpion Vision’s managing director Paul Wilson has become the new UK Industrial Vision Association (UKIVA) chairman

08 February 2017

A consortium of scientists has received £4 million to develop a robotics solution, including remote inspection, for maintenance of subsea power cables on offshore wind farms

08 February 2017

Researchers at the University of Glasgow in Scotland have collaborated with laser manufacturer M Squared to develop an infrared imaging system that could offer low-cost, real-time detection of methane gas

07 February 2017

A university project to investigate mining in space, which uses a vision system to map the particles thrown up by a drill, is underway in Poland

07 February 2017

Teledyne Technologies’ Digital Imaging segment sales grew 8.6 per cent in Q4 2016 compared to the same period in 2015, reaching $110.9 million. Acquisition related costs for the pending purchase of e2v Technologies were $7.9 million

02 February 2017

Optics manufacturer Navitar has purchased Canadian industrial digital camera developer PixeLink

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Rob Ashwell looks at the advances being made in scientific image sensors and how these are furthering our understanding of the brain

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Shigeki Masumura, president and CEO of Machine Vision Lighting, and winner of the 2016 Vision Award

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Recycling is becoming big business, and hyperspectral cameras are exactly the right tool to help sort the growing volumes of waste, as Matthew Dale discovers

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Greg Blackman gets to the bottom of Industry 4.0, and asks how machine vision will fit into the factories of the future

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Smart Vision Lights has built its company, originally from designing custom illumination, as Greg Blackman finds out