Optics & Photonics

Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

CMM Systems offer end-to-end inspection solutions.

May 2, 2016

Integrating with MetraSCAN 3D optical CMM scanner and HandyPROBE Next arm-free portable CMM, VXinspect dimensional inspection software is intended for manufacturing companies that conduct first article inspection and complete quality control on production line or shop floor. Multi-function buttons on CMM systems enable users to directly interact with software right from devices. With single-click... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

High-Speed Digital Camera measures just 73 x 93 x 82.5 mm.

May 2, 2016

Equipped with 12-bit, ½ in. CMOS sensor, Phantom® Miro® C110 is capable of recording 800 fps at full 1,280 x 1,084 resolution. Higher speeds up to 29,840 fps are possible at smaller resolutions. With 8 GB of internal memory, camera can record up to 5 seconds at full resolution and max frame rate. Suited for troubleshooting as well as mechanical and motion analysis, camera includes BNC... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Mahr Federal to Feature MarVision MM 320 and MarVision QM 300 Video Measuring Microscopes with Image Processing at MD&M EAST 2016

May 2, 2016

Also on display will be the MarShaft™ SCOPE 250 plus flexible optical system for shop floor measurement PROVIDENCE, RI – Mahr Federal will feature the MarVision MM 320 and the MarVision QM 300 video measuring microscopes with image processing capability at MDM EAST, June 14-16, 2016, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY, Booth #2121. Designed for the measurement and/or dimensioning... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Texas Tech University Selects Vision Research for High-Speed Combustion Imaging Research

May 2, 2016

Engineering students at Texas Tech University’s Whitacre College of Engineering will soon have some new insights when it comes to studying combustion. The University recently purchased a Vision Research Phantom V2512 ultrahigh-speed camera with the goal of enhancing the way students analyze the combustion properties of solid fuels such as aluminum and boron.   Dr. Michelle Pantoya, the... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

L-com Releases Serial and USB Converters, Repeaters and Hubs

April 28, 2016

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – L-com Global Connectivity, a preferred manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, announced today that it has introduced a series of industrial RS232/422/485 repeaters and converters as well as a series of industrial USB hubs, converters and isolators. The addition of these new serial and USB connectivity products complements L-com's existing line of... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Microscope offers full-HD 360-degree rotating views.

April 28, 2016

Designed for quality control, testing, inspection, and documentation, rotating viewer accessory for EVO Cam Digital Microscope delivers oblique view of subject that can be rotated 360° around central point. User can seamlessly switch between 360° rotating view to conventional direct top view. Then, with touch of button, capture full-HD images. EVO Cam provides live video streaming, 1080p/60... Read More

Optics & Photonics

FEI and CEOS Deliver First Sub-Angstrom, Low-Voltage Electron (SALVE) Microscope to the University of Ulm

April 28, 2016

Developed in the frame of University Ulm's SALVE project, the microscope provides high-contrast, atomic-scale imaging of radiation-sensitive samples, such as graphene and organic materials. Hillsboro, Ore. and Heidelberg, Germany — FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) and CEOS announced today that they have delivered the first sub-Ã…ngstrom, low-voltage electron (SALVE) microscope to the University of... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics

3D Laser Scanner targets shop floor applications.

April 28, 2016

Efficient on black, multicolored, and shiny surfaces, MetraSCAN 3D helps manufacturers address potential quality control issues at any stage of production cycle, regardless of part complexity and material. System provides 480,000 measurements/second and volumetric accuracy of 0.0025 in. Thanks to TRUaccuracy, MetraSCAN 3D’s optical-based data acquisition process delivers measurement accuracy... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Coriolis Transmitter features native Ethernet connectivity.

April 27, 2016

Facilitating access to measurement information, Micro Motion Model 5700 features native Ethernet connection. Directly integrated dual redundant Ethernet ports eliminate any need for extra converters/adapters while enabling multiple devices to be installed in various configurations. Protocol choices include EtherNet/IP, Modbus TCP, and PROFINET. Also included, configurable I/O channel can be used... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Tremco SkyBEAM UAV First to be Approved by FAA for Nighttime Commercial Operation

April 27, 2016

-- Enables both day and night flight to locate building energy loss and structural issues -- BEACHWOOD, Ohio - The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted approval for the first nighttime commercial drone operation in the U.S. to SkyBEAM unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) from Tremco Roofing Building Maintenance. SkyBEAM is also approved to operate during the day. The groundbreaking... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

VIEVU Continues Momentum with New Contract to Provide Miami-Dade Police Department with 1,500 Body Worn Cameras

April 27, 2016

VIEVU Immediately Commences Fulfillment of One of the Largest Deployments of Body Worn Cameras on Record in the United States Contract Includes Five-Year Subscription to VIEVU Solution, the Next Generation Cloud-Hosted Evidence Management System Built on the Powerful Microsoft Azure Government Cloud SEATTLE - Safariland®, the parent company of VIEVU®, a leading provider of body worn video... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rotary Stage provides 360-degree continuous travel.

April 26, 2016

Exhibiting angular accuracy of 30 arcsec, repeatability of 3 arcsec, and 0.324 arcsec resolution, RTS-DD Series is suited for laboratory, factory automation, and semiconductor processing applications. Low profile design helps minimize abbe errors when used with another motion axis, while brushless direct-drive servo motor eliminates backlash. Series also features optical encoder with precision... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Game Changer: Next-Gen Technology Showcases Capabilities/Possibilities of MSA's G1 Breathing Apparatus Platform

April 26, 2016

Integrated Thermal Imaging Camera Highlights List of Innovations Showcased at FDIC INDIANAPOLIS - In today's fast paced and ever changing world of technology - what's "hot" today is often obsolete tomorrow.  That's not the case, however, with MSA's (NYSE: MSA) revolutionary G1 breathing apparatus for firefighters.  This week, the global safety equipment manufacturer... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Telemetrics Displays Feature-Rich, Cost-Effective Camera Robotics Products at NAB 2016

April 26, 2016

Offers Full Complement of Camera Robotics Hardware for Any Studio Application Las Vegas, NV  - Telemetrics. Inc. is demonstrating a wide selection of the company’s industry leading hardware-based camera robotics production products here at NAB. The innovative product line-up, part of Telemetrics’ rich heritage of camera control products and software systems, addresses critical industry... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Services, Transportation Industry Products

Image Generator supports commercial airline pilot training.

April 26, 2016

Housed in single chassis, Independence® IDX 80 is designed and optimized for simulation applications requiring 2–8 separate display devices. System is powered by Intel's 6-core Xeon CPUs and NVIDIA's Quadro M-series GPUs. It includes MANTIS® software for real-time visual simulation as well as GeoScapeSE® World-Wide Database. IDX 80 is suited for variety of applications... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

CommScope Approves EXFO's MaxTester 940 Fiber Certifier for Compliance Testing

April 26, 2016

MaxTester 940 Fiber Certifier OLTS accepted for warranty test requirements in data centers QUEBEC CITY - EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO; TSX: EXF) announced today that CommScope officially accepted the MaxTester 940, its recently released tier-1 fiber certifier for data centers and enterprise structured cabling. CommScope confirmed acceptance of the MaxTester 940 Fiber Certifier OLTS as meeting the... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Incom Announces Partnership with Lytro at NAB

April 26, 2016

Light Field imaging leader uses Incom components in world's first Light Field Solution for Film and Television, Lytro Cinema LAS VEGAS, and CHARLTON, Mass. - Incom, the world's largest supplier of glass and polymer fiber optic solutions, empowers digital display innovation. At the NAB Show, Incom announced that Lytro, the leader in Light Field technology, uses Incom components in Lytro... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Services, Software, Vision Systems

Telemetrics Showcases Camera Robotics Software Platforms that Streamline Workflows at NAB 2016

April 26, 2016

Powerful Enterprise, Studio and Legislative Camera Robotics Control Platforms Las Vegas, NV (April 18, 2016) - New digital technologies and economic influencers continue to impact production practices and operations in television studios and production facilities around the globe. At this year’s NAB, Telemetrics, Inc., the industry’s leading provider of camera robotics systems, is... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Siemens Expands Pressure Transmitter Portfolio

April 25, 2016

Spring House, PA, – Siemens Process Industries Drives Division announced today that it is expanding the SITRANS pressure transmitter portfolio with the newly developed SITRANS P310 for basic measurement and the advanced SITRANS P410. The newest products for the SITRANS line will be manufactured locally in Spring House, Pa., and shipped to customers in North America. The Spring House... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

BBC use Fiber Media Converters in Mobile Tool-Kit for Live Audio Transmission

April 22, 2016

NASHVILLE, TN – Being the largest Broadcaster in the word, quality control is tight at the BBC. Renowned for world class news coverage, the BBC is also expected to provide high quality audio and visual broadcasting. Building on the “live experience”, the BBC has been covering major events such as the London 2012 Olympics, Wimbledon, Glastonbury Festival, folk festivals, major elections,... Read More