16 August 2017

Sales of industrial robots in China grew by 27 per cent in 2016, and are expected to increase on average between 15 and 20 per cent per year from 2018 to 2020, according to a report from the International Federation of Robotics

15 August 2017

A set of 13 sixteenth century Italian wind instruments has been restored to working condition by Swiss experts using 3D X-ray imaging

15 August 2017

The uncooled infrared camera market is expected to grow 8 per cent CAGR between 2016 and 2022, reaching almost $4.4 billion

14 August 2017

Chinese glass producer Wuhan Changli has improved quality control on its production lines by installing an automated inspection system. The company manufactures more than 12 million square metres of low emissive glass per year

14 August 2017

Basler has seen a 62 per cent increase in sales and a 100 per cent increase in incoming orders for the first half of 2017. Sales amounted to €78.5 million, while the group's incoming orders were €100.4 million

02 August 2017

Cognex continues its growth trajectory with a 17 per cent increase in revenue year-on-year for the second quarter of 2017

27 July 2017

Flir Systems has posted revenue of $434.1 million for the second quarter of 2017, up 8 per cent over the second quarter of 2016

26 July 2017

Two infrared camera companies have announced products that are no longer subject to US International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) export restrictions

17 July 2017

A new approach to thermal imaging incorporating machine learning has been developed that improves the classification of objects at distances up to 1,500 metres

14 July 2017

The infrared camera market is predicted to reach $6.8 billion by 2023, according to new research by Global Market Insights

13 July 2017

Researchers have used a facility featuring hundreds of video cameras to teach a computer to recognise and understand the body language of multiple people in real time

10 July 2017

Wilhelm Stemmer has sold 75.04 per cent of shares in Stemmer Imaging to Munich-based AL-KO, a supplier of automotive technology, gardening implements and air conditioning equipment



Matthew Dale explores how thermal imaging can be used to avoid machine failure and emergency maintenance in industrial environments


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