Area Scan Cameras Use CMOS Imaging Sensors

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Basler ‘s newest ace GigE camera models use CMOSIS CMV2000 and CMV4000 CMOS sensors. The cameras are available with 2 MP resolution and 50 frames per second (acA2000-50)…

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Sensor Technology from an Unlikely Source Assists USA Track & Field Olympic Training

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

A velocity measurement system that captures an athlete in motion and automatically calculates performance metrics for coaches to use in training long jumpers seems like an ideal addition…

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Robot Provides Virtual Presence at 2012 CES (Pt 2)

Monday, February 6, 2012

At the 2012 International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas, Alexandra Dopplinger, a marketing manager at Freescale Semiconductor explains the capability of a remote robot that she…

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Robot Provides Virtual Presence at 2012 CES (Pt 1)

Thursday, February 2, 2012

Ned Semonite, vice president of products at VGo Communications explains the company’s robotic telepresence product at the 2012 International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas. Freescale’s pressure…

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Measuring with a 2D Optical Micrometer

Monday, December 26, 2011

Keyence calls its TM-3000 the world’s first in-line 2D optical micrometer. By combining the functionality of a laser scan micrometer, machine vision system and optical comparator into a…

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Make Non-Contact Precision Displacement and Thickness Measurements

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

In a manufacturing environment, non-contact measurements are especially useful for moving processes, hot parts, machined parts and soft or sticky parts. Banner Engineering addresses these kinds of applications…

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Cameras in Video Surveillance

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

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Vision Sensor Reads Linear and Data Matrix Codes

Thursday, May 19, 2011

With its Sharpshooter ID vision sensor, Balluff now has an ID version designed to read a large range of linear bar codes and 2D Data Matrix codes, as…

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The Use of Sensing Technology in Robotics Competition

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Dean Kamen, president of DEKA Research and Development Corporation was the keynote speaker and winner of the Bellwether Award at Semico Research Corporation’s Semico Summit, May 1-3 in…

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Integrated Vision System is Smart and Rugged

Monday, April 4, 2011

Adding a microprocessor to any sensor is one way to achieve smart sensing. That’s exactly what XIMEA has done for vision systems. By integrating an Intel x86 with…

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