Vision Systems

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Creating a Positive Restroom Experience

November 14, 2016

Impact Products' 840 Reader Series safety eye gear provides users with a magnification lens insert strategically placed out of the users' direct line of vision. This allows wearers to better see what they are doing and protect their eyes at the same time.

The design is ideal for anyone needing vision assistance. The built-in rubber nose piece provides all-day comfort, and the... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

LiftMaster Helps Firefighters Ensure Community Safety with Preventative Emergency Response Solutions

November 14, 2016

New solutions provide a safe environment for property, personnel and equipment

ELMHURST, Ill., Nov. 10, 2016 - When responding to emergencies, firefighters need to get out the door as quickly as possible. This sense of urgency means the fire truck often exits the garage before it is completely clear of the automatic door, leading to unplanned repairs to the door and vehicles.... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Photometrics® and QImaging®'s 95% QE Scientific CMOS Camera features scientific-grade back illuminated CMOS sensor.

November 14, 2016

Suitable for biomedical instrumentation manufacturers, QI400BSI Scientific CMOS camera offers a combination of extreme sensitivity, low noise and high frame rates, useful for low-light imaging. Camera acquires 41 frames per second with 16-bit images and 82fps with 12-bit images. Near-perfect QE enables collection of nearly all available light, maximizing the measurable signal from the... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Edmund Optics® and PixeLINK® Announce Autofocus Lens Joint Product Interoperability

November 13, 2016

Edmund Optics line of Cx lenses utilizes PixeLINK's autofocus camera technology

November 8, 2016, Barrington, N.J. - Edmund Optics® (EO), the premier provider of optical components, has today announced a collaboration with PixeLINK®, a world leader in autofocus cameras with liquid lens technology. The collaboration enhances the capabilities of PixeLINK's autofocus USB 3.0... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

Eaton’s LED Lighting and Controls Solutions Illuminate IMG College Facilities Across North America

November 11, 2016

SYRACUSE, N.Y. Power management company Eaton today announced that a growing number of IMG College facilities, including the O’Connell Center at the University of Florida and the LJVM Memorial Coliseum at Wake Forest University, have upgraded their sports arenas with Eaton’s Ephesus light-emitting diode (LED) sports lighting and controls system, the official LED sports lighting provider... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

MaxLite Joins Light the Moment with ENERGY STAR® Campaign

November 9, 2016

Manufacturer partners with EPA in national call-to-action to change out 300 million light bulbs

WEST CALDWELL, N.J. (November 4, 2016) – MaxLite, a manufacturer of energy efficient lighting, is partnering with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in a national call-to-action for Americans to change out their light bulbs with ENERGY STAR certified LED bulbs. The goal is to... Read More

Vision Systems

FlowCam Cyano features built-in bio-volume and cell density calculations.

November 8, 2016

Designed to characterize each high-resolution, full-color, algal cell image based on size, shape, color, phycocyanin fluorescence, FlowCam Cyano detects images and identifies thousands of individual algal cells in few minutes. Unit is able to differentiate toxic cyanobacteria with harmless algal cells. Product is suitable for detection of blue green algae in lakes, reservoirs, rivers and... Read More

Services, Vision Systems

Xilinx Showcases Solutions for Machine Vision Applications at Vision Stuttgart 2016

November 8, 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 1, 2016 - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) will showcase its latest solutions for machine vision applications at Vision Stuttgart 2016. Through in-booth demonstrations and paper presentations, Xilinx and its Alliance Program Members will demonstrate integrated and cost-optimized solutions for machine vision developers. Visit the Xilinx Stand 1C82 at Vision Stuttgart 2016,... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Edmund Optics® and Varioptic Announce the Availability of the Variable Focus Arctic Liquid Lens in the EO Catalog

October 31, 2016

October 26, 2016, Barrington, NJ, USA, and Lyon, France - Edmund Optics® and Varioptic, a business unit of Parrot Drones SAS, announce the availability of the variable focus Arctic Liquid Lens in the Edmund Optics catalog. Both Varioptic Arctic 25H0 (2.5mm clear aperture) and Arctic 39N0 (3.9mm clear aperture), and their respective Development and Evaluation Kits, are now available. In... Read More

Vision Systems

Kick System Imaging Technology enabled with multiple image display.

October 31, 2016

Compatibile with VIPER® and the EXPEDIUM® Spine System of implants, Kick System with FluoroExpress Software Module enables real-time intraoperative viewing of instrumentation and implants relative to patient anatomy to permit proper pedicle screw placement. Portable between operating rooms, user needs to connect infrared camera to computer and monitor in order to support... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Hanwha Techwin America Cameras Earn Genetec Stratocast VSaaS Cloud Integration and Certification

October 31, 2016

End Users Benefit from Increased Security, Lower Total Cost of Ownership and Greater ROI Ridgefield Park, NJ (October 26, 2016) Hanwha Techwin America today announced that several of its WiseNet III and Wisenet Lite Series cameras have been certified on the Stratocast Cloud Integration for the Genetec Inc. cloud-based video-surveillance-as-a-service (VSaaS) solution. Building on the two companies... Read More

Vision Systems

SearchLight App features accessibility without internet connection.

October 28, 2016

Suitable for Fluorescence Microscopists and Optical System Designers, SearchLight App for iPhone & iPad is an online spectral plotting and analysis tool that can evaluate the spectral performance of fluorophores, filter sets, and light sources. Featuring an intuitive user interface, app helps user manipulate spectral component specifications and plot spectral results. System calculator helps... Read More

Vision Systems

SmartDoc Gel Imaging System features non-slip rubber pad.

October 27, 2016

Capable of capturing photographs of electrophoresis gels in high quality, SmartDoc Gel Imaging System works with UV light or blue light transilluminators to back-light gels for imaging. With provision to adjust focal point, system can accommodate varying gel footprints and thicknesses. Including a display to help technicians preview the gel image before taking the picture, device comes with... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

Aven(TM)s ProVue SuperSlim LED Magnifying Lamp 8-Diopter

October 27, 2016

The innovative ProVue SuperSlim LED Magnifying Lamp is a sleek and modern powerful magnification lamp with 60 energy-efficient LED lights for bright, shadow-free illumination for your work bench, and a 5" 8 diopter crystal clear glass lens (3x magnification) for distortion-free viewing. A 36-inch spring arm ensures a large working range, and adjustable locking handles allow operators to set the... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Mini-Dome IP Cameras offer video intelligence analytics.

October 27, 2016

Available on Illustra Pro 2, 3, and 5 MP cameras, video intelligence analytics automatically analyze captured video and alert users of specific motion detected activities. For example, Object Removed identifies objects that have been taken away from specific region, while Linger Alarm automatically detects loitering in area. Abandoned Object discovers when object has been left alone for... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

OSI Systems Awarded U.S. Customs and Border Protection IDIQ Contract Valued up to $76 Million for ZBV Cargo and Vehicle Screening Systems

October 27, 2016

Delivery Order Received for $10 Million for Systems to Be Used at Security Checkpoints HAWTHORNE, Calif. - OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSIS) today announced that its recently acquired business, American Science and Engineering, Inc. (ASE), has been awarded an indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for ZBV® cargo and vehicle... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

BIDMC: Digital microscope Helping Hearts

October 26, 2016

Researchers at Harvard University get a better look at heart disease and other ailments with fluorescent microscopy from KEYENCE.The genetic disorder Noonan syndrome (NS) causes a host of problems in humans. Growth and musculoskeletal abnormalities, distinctive facial features, issues with the lymphatic system, bruising and bleeding are all associated characteristics of NS, but the most serious... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

ON Semiconductor Imaging Technology Plays Integral Role in World's First Multi-Aperture Computational Camera

October 26, 2016

Space saving, power-efficient customized image sensors prove instrumental in bringing performance and functionality normally associated with DSLRs into smartphone size designs PhotoPlus New York, New York – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON ), driving energy efficiency innovations, has drawn on its extensive expertise in image sensor technology to help support Silicon Valley start-up Light. The... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Calibrate Video Machines Quickly and Easily

October 25, 2016

SCHAUMBURG, IL (October 2016) - A VED (Video Edge Detection) Calibration Slide makes it simple to calibrate pixel size of a camera within a Video Measuring Machine, and is available from HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION. While machines typically are set up at the time of installation, it is good practice to keep tools on-hand in case calibrations are lost or verification of the accuracy of the measuring... Read More