Members of the Teledyne e2v CCD fab team

Teledyne e2v sees CCD orders surge for Covid-19 diagnostics

19 May 2020

Teledyne e2v's UK CCD fabrication site expects to have manufactured several times the forecasted annual demand for the CCD77-358 devices by the end of this quarter

Sony releases industrial SWIR sensors with 5μm pixels

12 May 2020

The sensors boast a pixel pitch of 5μm thanks to Sony's stacking technology using a copper-to-copper connection. They also deliver high quantum efficiency even in the visible range

Chris Yates joins M&A advisory firm Vision Ventures

05 May 2020

As director of Vision Ventures, Yates will support corporate transactions for both the buy and sell side of merger and acquisition projects

Cognex sees disruption amid Covid-19 uncertainty

28 April 2020

Cognex's revenue declined 4 per cent in Q1-20, but said the Covid-19 outbreak had only a modest adverse impact on business in the quarter. It expects further decline in Q2-20

Cameras record 81% drop in Bristol road use during lockdown

27 April 2020

Data from Fusion Processing's TrafficTrak camera and radar system counted an average of 422 vehicles per day using the road during lockdown

MVTec opens Shanghai branch

27 April 2020

A ceremonial opening of the branch is scheduled for 3 July at the MVTec booth during Vision China Shanghai 2020

Haag-Streit acquires Vrmagic for eye exam simulator

27 April 2020

The acquisition follows a four-year long technology collaboration on the development of a simulator for ophthalmology slit lamp examinations, the Eyesi Slit Lamp

Stuttgart's Robert Bosch Hospital trials people screening tech

21 April 2020

A non-contact method to monitor people entering the Robert Bosch Hospital in Stuttgart for signs of coronavirus is being trialled by Fraunhofer IPA and Fraunhofer IAO

VDMA and A3 surveys suggest automation key post Covid-19

20 April 2020

Machine vision members of the VDMA have provided a reasonably upbeat assessment of the vision market, as countries continue to combat the coronavirus pandemic

UKIVA has changed its Machine Vision Conference to an online technology hub

AIA, UKIVA and EMVA organise online vision resources

16 April 2020

The AIA in the USA will run its Vision Week from 18 to 22 May; the EMVA will host a one-day virtual business conference on 26 June; and UKIVA will open its Technology Presentation Hub on 14 May

Embedded vision market mapped with online tool

15 April 2020

The embedded vision and visual AI industry map is a resource for embedded vision professionals to identify prospective customers, suppliers and partners

Computer vision helps enforce social distancing

06 April 2020

Zensors' algorithms analyse feeds from CCTV cameras to provide real-time data on the number of people in an area and whether safe distances are maintained between them