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Alrad Imaging

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.

ATD Electronique

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.

Hamamatsu Photonics

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. 

LMI Technologies Inc.

At LMI Technologies, we work to advance quality and productivity wiht 3D sensor technology. Our award-winning FactorySmart solutions improve the quality and efficiency of factory production by providing fast, accurate, reliable inspection solutions that leverage smart 3D technologies. Unlike contact-based measurement or 2D vision, our products remove complexity and dramatically reduce implementation cost while achieving repeatable, highly accurate measurements.

SICK

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

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

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.

Teledyne DALSA

Teledyne DALSA is a world leader in the design, manufacture and deployment of digital imaging components for the machine vision market. Teledyne DALSA image sensors, cameras, smart cameras, frame grabbers, software, and vision solutions are used in thousands of automated inspection systems around the world and across multiple industries, including semiconductor, solar cell, flat planel display, electronics, automotive, medical, packaging and general manufacturing.

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Greg Blackman explores the latest advances made in scientific CMOS sensors and asks whether CCDs still have a place in life science imaging

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Denis Bulgin speaks to Mark Williamson and David Hearn, who both started their own vision companies in the UK 20 years ago and are both now at Stemmer Imaging

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Matthew Dale investigates a new class of highly-efficient image sensor that’s just starting to find its way onto the commercial market, all based on the principles of biological sight

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Andrew Williams on the uses and current state of hyperspectral imaging, along with the technique’s potential as an industrial inspection tool

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Stemmer Imaging’s series of technology days included talks from various lens manufacturers. Here, we round up some of what was discussed at the event

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Greg Blackman charts the meteoric rise of Chinese firm Hikvision, one of the top suppliers of video surveillance equipment that has now turned its sights on industrial vision