ALRAD IMAGING is one of Great Britain's foremost vision distributors for Machine Vision, Industrial Inspection, Scientific, Research and Microscopy applications. We sell a very wide range of CCD and CMOS cameras, lenses, frame grabbers, imaging software, lighting solutions for imaging applications and a whole range of Machine Vision accessories.
For more than 25 years, ATD Electronique, European Distributor and Rep, offers innovative Imaging Solutions, including sensors (SONY, CMOSIS, AWAIBA, FAIRCHILD IMAGING, etc.), controllers & interface ICs, ISPs and design solutions (HELION), Liquid Lenses and Optics for the development of camera systems dedicated to Security, Automotive, Medical, and Machine Vision.
CMOSIS is a pure-play supplier of standard, off-the-shelf as well as custom area and line scan CMOS image sensors. CMOSIS' imagers feature global and rolling shutter, low noise, high dynamic range nad high frame rates through high-speed on-chip ADC and digital interfaces. Serving a broad range of applications: machine vision, medical, broadcast, traffic, scientific and photography imaging.
e2v is a designer and manufacturer of high performance imaging sensors (CMOS, CCD, EMCCD) and cameras for demanding applications including machine vision, medical, science, aerospace and defence imaging. e2v also produces the class-leading UNiiQA+ and ELiiXA+ ranges of line scan cameras which address a broad range of applications.
Hamamatsu Photonics is a world-leading manufacturer of optoelectronic components and systems and through extensive research yields products that are regarded as state-of-the-art. All products are designed to cover the entire optical spectrum and provide solutions for a wide variety of applications including analytical, industrial, consumer and medical instrumentation.
SICK AG’s activities focus on producing increasingly intelligent sensors and sensor solutions for factory, logistics and process automation. SICK provides e.g. industrial vision cameras for factory and logistics automation. The broad 2D and 3D vision portfolio includes configurable sensors, programmable cameras and high-speed streaming cameras.
Sony Europe’s Image Sensing Solutions division develop and manufacture component cameras for the most demanding applications. Its unique combination of the best sensors, lens technologies and DSP software enable sharper images at higher speeds even in low light conditions. Applications include: inspection, security, ITS, videoconferencing, scientific and medical markets.
STEMMER IMAGING is Europe’s largest imaging technology provider. Our rich portfolio covers the entire range of components and services required to produce an imaging solution. Based on 40 years of imaging experience and our expert know-how in machine vision, we are able to offer everything our customers need to solve their imaging tasks.
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Following a successful European Machine Vision Forum, which brought together representatives from industry and research, Professor Bernd Jähne at the HCI, Heidelberg University and a board member of the European Machine Vision Association, argues collaboration between industry and academia is now more important than ever