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Coffee supplier ups yield with optical sorter

12 December 2019

Coffee bean supplier, Miko Coffee, has installed an optical sorting machine to reduce the amount of foreign material in its beans

Hyperspectral research wins Edmund Optics award

06 December 2019

Cobey McGinnis at the University of North Carolina Charlotte has been recognised with the Norman Edmund Inspiration Award for work on a single-pixel hyperspectral camera

Flir gains gas analysis tech with Providence Photonics investment

06 December 2019

Flir Systems has made a strategic investment in Providence Photonics, a provider of software used to quantify gas emissions

Heart-shaped flow lines are formed in the flow cytometry setup. Copyright Zellmechanik Dresden

High-speed camera cuts cell analysis from days to minutes

21 November 2019

Scientists at the Dresden University of Technology have developed a high-speed imaging technique able to analyse cell samples 10,000 times faster than conventional methods

Cameras key part of KoBeLU learning workstation

19 November 2019

A project to improve vocational learning through an interactive, imaging-based workstation is underway in Germany, coordinated by Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich

Dr Jonathan Taylor, University of Glasgow

Growing zebrafish heart imaged in 3D for first time

15 November 2019

A time-lapse 3D video of a zebrafish heart growing over a day has been captured for the first time by a new microscope imaging technique

Hyperspectral centre founded for precision agriculture

13 November 2019

A centre of hyperspectral and remote sensing has been set up by Headwall and high-precision agriculture firm Geo-Konzept

From left: Ralf Grasmann, Tobias Thullner, Uwe Hagmaier

Uwe Furtner steps down at Matrix Vision

13 November 2019

Uwe Hagmaier will join the company’s management team as the new division manager of research and development

From left: Dr Christopher Scheubel, Patrick Bilic, and Dr Andreas Franz

Framos establishes AI spin-off Cubemos

08 November 2019

The Cubemos entity focuses on deep learning and AI development, helping industrial customers to integrate AI vision solutions

Alveo U50 accelerator card

Xilinx prepares for SPS show with vision demos

05 November 2019

Xilinx will be exhibiting its Alveo accelerator cards, the latest release being the Alveo U50, along with a new software platform called Vitis that takes a customer’s AI model and optimises it for the firm's SoCs

LMI gains FocalSpec tech through TKH acquisition

01 November 2019

The TKH Group has bought optical metrology firm FocalSpec to add to its portfolio of machine vision technologies

Cognex revenue falls 21% due to weak electronics market

01 November 2019

The result reflects lower sales to customers in consumer electronics, particularly smartphone manufacturing. Revenue from automotive and other industrial markets also continued to weaken

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