Vision Systems

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 quantify metrics including signal, SNR, and bleed through. 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

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 predefined amount of time, and Crowd Formation finds specific number of people forming in predefined space. 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 handles to conveniently move the image system. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & 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

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Titan's Omni HD Digital Microscope features GUI.

October 24, 2016

Operating without a PC, Omni HD digital microscope System can provide 60 frames per second video-image quality using its image processing and control engine. Staying calibrated over the entire zoom period, Omni is suitable for quality control, testing, rework, assembly, inspection and documentation tasks. Camera control station allows manual adjustments. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Federal Signal Corporation Announces Strategic Partnership with Edesix Ltd

October 21, 2016

UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill., Oct. 17, 2016 - Federal Signal Corporation's Safety and Security Systems Group (SSG), a world leader in public safety solutions, today announced its strategic partnership with Edesix Ltd, a leading manufacturer of body-worn camera systems. This partnership will offer the jointly-developed IndiCue™ family of law enforcement video offerings, a comprehensive suite of...Read More

Vision Systems

Panasonic Showcases Next-Gen Security for Law Enforcement at IACP 2016

October 21, 2016

Company Announces Recent Wins; Exhibits its Arbitrator 360 HD Video Recording System, Arbitrator Body-Worn Camera and its Unified Evidence Management System SAN DIEGO, Oct. 17, 2016 - Panasonic, a leading provider of advanced mobile technology and video evidence solutions for the government and public sector, announced today that it has been officially awarded a contract for Arbitrator...Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Video Surveillance Cameras monitor large open spaces.

October 21, 2016

Capable of showing clear head-and-shoulder images, Smart Pro IP 12 MP Outdoor Dome Network Camera is suited for monitoring long distance areas such as sporting arenas, outdoor parking facilities, and city centers. Smart Pro IP Multi-Sensor Network Camera, featuring stitched view, let users view large situational areas and follow events from more natural viewpoint. Specialty Camera Solution 2MP Stainless Steel Outdoor Dome resists corrosion that can occur in harsh outdoor and indoor environments. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Cirtronics Installs Powerful 3D AOI Solution for Accurate Inspection Results

October 19, 2016

Duluth, GA, October 2016- Viscom is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Cirtronics for its 3D AOI. Based in Milford, NH, Cirtronics has added an S3088 ultra blue AOI system to each of their production lines in its 175,000 sq. ft. manufacturing space. The Cirtronics team conducted extensive evaluations on the S3088 ultra blue and competitive systems and found the Viscom units to...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Aven Mighty Cam Auto 2M Inspection Camera features 1080p resolution images at 60FPS.

October 19, 2016

Compatible with C/CS-mount microscopes or lenses, Aven Mighty Cam Auto 2M Inspection Camera produces high definition images through microscope or video system. With 1080p resolution of images at 60FPS, the camera is ideal for inspecting layered objects like PCBs. Using HDMI cable, Auto 2M can be connected to the HD monitor to view images at 60FPS. Mighty Cam features manual focus and instant auto focus eliminating the need to readjust lens and focus often. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Safety Light Curtains feature double scan technology.

October 18, 2016

Featuring slim, rigid housings that enable adjustment, SLC Series utilizes optoelectronic technology to protect machine operators and to prevent unauthorized access. Customizable light curtains can be made as Type 2 or Type 4 devices with protection field heights spanning 150–1,800 mm and 5 beam resolutions of 14, 20, 30, 40, and 90 mm. Connecting via standard M12 connectors, units include double-scan technology which avoids unwanted downtime, even in harsh operating conditions. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Getac Vereto's Body Worn Camera feature built-in Bluetooth and WiFi.

October 18, 2016

Designed primarily for law enforcement, Getac Vereto’s Body Worn Camera delivers 130-degree panoramic 480p to 1080p video even in dim light. BWC is small and light weight with 12 hours of battery life and has push-buttons for operations. With flexible mounting options, camera offers storage on Veretos Cloud. IP67 and MIL-STD 810G-tested, BWC is rugged and waterproofed and can withstand extreme temperatures.
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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Radiometric Thermal Video Camera helps prevent system upsets.

October 18, 2016

Continuously capturing temperatures and thermal images in up to 6 user-defined zones, each with user-settable high/low/average standard deviation thresholds, FV-3543-2 can help detect process hot spots as well as abnormal hot and cold temperature changes in industrial processes and equipment. Detection range is -40 to +550°C, and operational range is -29 to +75°C. IP ready and PoE compliant, this camera supports automatic alarm issuance to plant control system via OPC or MODBUS/TCP.
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Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Vision Systems

Blue OLED Displays serve diverse projects with multiple options.

October 18, 2016

In addition to Parallel, SPI, and I²C electrical interfaces, 2x16 Modular OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode) displays are available with connection options that include 2 dual row pin headers in 2x18 (for parallel only) or 2x8 sizes, 2 single row through-hole pin outs (in 1x7 or 1x8 sizes), and RJ45 port. These 2-row x 16-character OLED displays output blue characters at 10,000:1 contrast ratio using 3 built-in font tables, have 10 μsec response time, and offer any-angle readability. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Sapphire Fiber Laser Windows feature Moh 9 hardness.

October 17, 2016

Suitable as debris shields on 1064 nm cutting lasers, Sapphire Fiber Laser Windows permit less frequent cover glass lens changes. Products have A/R coatings on both sides to provide transmission of >99.5% at 1.06 microns, with >90% at 650-670 nm. Available in ½–2 in. sizes, windows feature 10-5 scratch-dig finish and provide 1/4 wave transmitted wavefront. Windows are inherently more durable than fused silica windows and are capable of withstanding steel splatter, flash, and debris. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Microscan Demonstrates Inline Inspection at The ASSEMBLY Show 2016

October 13, 2016

RENTON, WA, October 5, 2016 – Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision, verification, and lighting solutions, announces that it will showcase a number of machine vision innovations as well as visionguided robotics and new products throughout the conference from booth 1705 at The ASSEMBLY SHOW at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois from October...Read More