Optical Measuring Devices, Sensors & Tools

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-Ångstrom, low-voltage electron (SALVE) microscope to the University 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 fps image quality, LED ring light illumination, and ability to save images to USB memory stick. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Laboratory and Research Supplies & 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 for small to large parts and assemblies that are insensitive to instabilities of environment. 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... 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

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

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, 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

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 index mark for homing, and 30 mm through-bore to enable routing of vacuum or high-voltage lines. 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 including commercial FAA/EASA Level-D flight training, ground vehicle training, maritime training, and UAV training. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

USB3.0 SWIR Linescan Camera suits spectroscopy, machine vision.

April 21, 2016

Operating in SWIR and Vis spectrum from 0.4&ndash;1.7 µm, LineCam12 features 1024 x 1 pixel format with 12.5 µm pitch, provides USB3 Vision&trade; and Camera Link outputs, and can also be powered by USB3.0. Imaging capacity can exceed 37k lines/sec, and models are available with 250 µm tall pixels for spectroscopy or 12.5 µm square pixels for machine vision tasks. Along with 14-bit ADC (dynamic range >6000:1), TEC-stabilized InGaAs camera offers 18 NUC tables and on-chip optical pixel binning.<br /> Read More

Controls & Controllers, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Handheld Multimodal Stroboscopes offer optimal light output.

April 21, 2016

Respectively, QB-LED and QBS-LED employ 40 and 118 LEDs to deliver 5,000 and 10,000 lux peak. Adjustable flash range of 30&ndash;300,000 fpm (0.5&ndash;5,000 Hz) is displayed in user-selectable units on backlit LCD, and flash duration is also adjustable. Menu structure facilitates access to common and special functions, and built-in Li-ion battery provides up to 7 hr continuous operation on one charge. While both models offer multiple operational modes and functions, only QBS-LED features Auto Sync Mode. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Genesis Agency Incorporated Joins OnSSI's Manufacturer Representative Network

April 18, 2016

Firm to Manage Sales Activity Throughout Canada Pearl River, NY - OnSSI, the market leader in open-architecture and intelligent IP video surveillance software, has appointed Genesis Agency Incorporated to join its growing manufacturer representative network. Led by experienced industry professionals, the company will deliver extensive coverage within Canada’s Security, IT and Datacom... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Ultratech Receives Follow-On Order from Major Foundry for Laser Spike Anneal System

April 18, 2016

Foundry Plans to use Ultratech's LSA101 Dual Beam System to Ramp 28-nm Production SAN JOSE, Calif. - Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs), as well as atomic layer deposition (ALD) systems, today announced a follow-on order from a major foundry... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Industrial Picosecond Lasers suit precision materials processing.

April 18, 2016

HyperRapid NX lasers include 1,064 nm output models with pulse energies as high as 250 µJ, typically with 10 psec pulse duration, at repetition rates up to 2 MHz. Supporting high-throughput processes, these models offer enough power for beam to be split to run multiple optical trains within one machine. High-power models are also available with output at 532 nm and 355 nm. All models feature integrated electronics as well as external control and triggering methods. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Compact HD Camera suits live broadcasts, production, surveillance.

April 18, 2016

Modular multipurpose 8.2 MP Super 35 mm box camera, Model ME200S-SH, employs Dual Pixel CMOS autofocus (DAF) technology, which provides focusing options when using Canon EF lenses and CINE-SERVO lenses. Along with remote manual control of focus, iris, auto exposure (AE) and ND filters with optional Canon RC-V100 controller, features include 1920x1080 / 60p, 50p output, IR shooting and ISO 204,800 capabilities, and 3G/HD-SDI and HDMI output terminals. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

CCD-Based Day/Night Camera delivers high-definition images.

April 18, 2016

Combining ON Semiconductor Interline Transfer CCD pixel design with electron multiplication (EM) output structure, PUMA enables delivery of sub-electron noise performance with CCD-class image quality and uniformity for optimized low-light imaging. This 2 MP HD (1080p) Day/Night camera, based on On-Semiconductor KAE-02150 Extreme CCD, captures video in lighting conditions from sunlight to starlight and from highlights to shadows. Image enhancement and pre-processing features are standard. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Allied Vision Demonstrates Vimba 2.0 SDK and Highlights New Mako CMOS and Goldeye SWIR Camera Link Cameras at the Vision Show 2016

April 15, 2016

Allied Vision will be exhibiting at The Vision Show 2016 and demonstrating its software development kit, Vimba 2.0.  Also, the latest Mako CMOS camera models and Camera Link Goldeye short-wave infrared camera (SWIR) will be showcased. Boston, Massachusetts – Allied Vision will be exhibiting at The Vision Show 2016 in Boston, Massachusetts at the Hynes Convention Center from May 3-5,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Hikvision's Ultra HD 4K Smart IR PTZ Wins New Product Showcase Award at ISC West

April 14, 2016

CITY OF INDUSTRY, California - Hikvision® USA, the North American leader in state-of-the-art CCTV and IP video surveillance products, is thrilled to announce that its Ultra HD 4K Smart IR PTZ camera has received a New Product Showcase award. One of the highest accolades handed out by the Security Industry Association (SIA), this award recognizes the camera as the top performer in the category... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Microsemi Collaborates with Solectrix to Introduce SmartFusion2 SoC FPGA-Based System-on-Module for Low Power and Secure Digital Signal Processing

April 14, 2016

SoM Enables Faster Time to Market for Imaging and Video Processing Systems ALISO VIEJO, Calif. – Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, and Solectrix, an independent service provider specializing in the development of embedded systems, today announced the availability of... Read More