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Xilinx and its Expanded Ecosystem Showcase the Latest 16nm Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC Technologies at Embedded World 2016

Feb 19, 2016

Demonstrations will highlight how Xilinx is enabling differentiated, smarter, and connected applications that are shaping the future of Embedded Vision and Industrial IoT SAN JOSE, Calif. - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) and its expanded ecosystem will showcase the latest 16nm Zynq® UltraScale+™ MPSoC technologies at Embedded World 2016. Conference presentations and demonstrations will... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

JAI Cameras Put a New "Spin" on Super Bowl Replays

Feb 19, 2016

SAN JOSE, CA – JAI, a worldwide provider of high performance camera solutions, has joined forces with Tel Aviv-based Replay Technologies to provide television viewers with an innovative way to experience the most important moments in major sporting events. The revolutionary system, called freeD™ (free dimensional) by Replay Technologies, gained a new level of exposure recently as a featured... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Sapphire and Ruby Balls create short focal length lenses.

Feb 18, 2016

Featuring 9 Moh hardness, Meller Sapphire and Ruby Balls come in 42 in. and metric sizes from 0.1–0.5 mm diameter with 0.000025 in. sphericity and ±0.0001 in. basic diameter tolerance. Units can be precision ground into plano-convex lenses with surface finishes to 80–20 scratch dig. Unaffected by fast moving dirt and impervious to most chemicals, solvents, and detergents, balls crafted... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Pyroelectric Cameras use beam propagation software.

Feb 18, 2016

Available for Pyrocam™ laser beam profiling cameras, M2 Beam Propagation software incorporates M2 calculations that predict how laser will focus and beam propagation parameters that describe how laser diverges as function of beam waist width. Program allows manual collection of 2D laser beam profiles for CW and pulsed lasers from 13–350 nm and from 1–3,000 µm. Other calculations include:... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Portable Tools, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

RIDGID® Showcases Diagnostic, Locating and Drain Cleaning Innovations at WWETT Show

Feb 18, 2016

Booth visitors can enter to win one of six MR-10 Magnetic Locators in a show giveaway ELYRIA, OHIO – RIDGID®, a leading manufacturer of innovative tools and equipment for the professional trades, will highlight some of its most advanced solutions at the 2016 WWETT Show, February 17-20, in Indianapolis, Indiana. The RIDGID booth (#1247) will feature diagnostic, locating and drain cleaning... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

GS Plastic Optics Features Precision Polymer Optics at Photonics West 2016

Feb 17, 2016

Rochester, NY – GS Plastic Optics, a leading manufacturer of precision polymer optics, will feature diamond turned, injection molded, and thin-film coated lenses at the SPIE Photonics West 2016 exhibition, February 16-18 in San Francisco. Every day GS Plastic Optics works with executives and program managers to solve complex optical challenges. The company manufactures polymer optics... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Adaptive Optics Kit corrects monochromatic aberrations.

Feb 16, 2016

Comprising MEMS-based deformable mirror, optics, optomechanics, camera, and GUI software, Iris AO Adaptive Optics Kit is suitable for exploring wavefront sensorless adaptive optics. Deformable Mirror, protected with reflective silver coating, features 111 actuators with 37 hexagonal piston-tip-tilt (PTT) segments using 3 actuators each. Intuitive mirror positioning using PTT values or Zernike... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Tunable Light Source aids camera, image sensor calibration.

Feb 16, 2016

Combining output of 30 discrete LEDs, each with different center wavelength, SpectralLED lets manufacturers perform diverse calibration and testing with one instrument. Unit can be programed to produce output that closely matches any illuminant source or spectrum of any illuminant reflected by target. Without any moving parts, unit can also be swept through wavelengths to... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

JM Associates Streams Live Bassmaster Classic Coverage with JVC Camcorders

Feb 15, 2016

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced JM Associates, a B.A.S.S. LLC-owned production company based in Little Rock, Ark., will offer live coverage of next month’s 2016 GEICO Bassmaster Classic fishing tournament using one GY-HM200 4KCAM and three JVC GY-HM850 ProHD camcorders in the field and a BR-800 ProHD Broadcaster powered by Zixi... Read More

Vision Systems

Visage 7 Selected to Bolster ACR/UF SIMulation Program

Feb 12, 2016

Enterprise diagnostic viewer will revolutionize radiology resident training and assessment SAN DIEGO - Visage Imaging Inc. ("Visage"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Pro Medicus Ltd. (ASX: PME), has announced that the American College of Radiology (ACR) and the University of Florida (UF) have selected the Visage 7 Enterprise Imaging Platform as the new enterprise diagnostic viewer of the... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Labels Tags Signage & Equipment, Packaging Products & Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Microscan Demonstrates LVS Offline Verification and Print Quality Inspection at INFO*FLEX 2016

Feb 12, 2016

RENTON, WA – Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision, verification, and lighting solutions, announces that it will demonstrate LVS® label verification and print quality inspection solutions from Booth #110 at the 2016 INFO*FLEX Expo, March 7-8 at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.A. At INFO*FLEX, Microscan will offer live demonstrations of... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Mirrorless Camera features 425 phase detection AF points.

Feb 10, 2016

Combining 24.2 MP APS-C sized Exmor CMOS sensor with BIONZ X image processing engine, Model 6300 produces optimized image quality throughout ISO 100–51200 range. Camera features 4D FOCUS™ system that can lock focus on subject in as little as 0.05 sec. In addition to high resolution 4K video in Super 35mm format, camera supports full live-view continuous shooting on Tru-finder or LCD screen... Read More

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

LED Lamp replaces metal halide and HPS lamps.

Feb 10, 2016

Designed to fit E39 sockets, 43 Watt Model LEDSB-BT56-E39 delivers 4,200 lumens of pure white light with operating temperature range of -20 to 85°C and operational life of 50,000 hours. Solid state design makes lamp resistant to impacts and vibrations. Featuring same base and width as standard BT56 light bulbs, Model LEDSB-BT56-E39 offers suitable replacement for flood lights, high... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Joystick/Touchscreen Videoscope aids remote HD visual inspection.

Feb 10, 2016

Featuring ergonomic joystick and 8 in. HD touchscreen with 720,000 resolution, JT Alpha offers 4-way probe articulation up to 170° in each direction with automatic reset function. Touch trigger on joystick allows capture of still images or videos, and touchscreen can also serve as alternative to joystick regarding file capture. Along with high-intensity, adjustable LED illumination,... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Vision Systems

Professional Displays meet digital signage needs.

Feb 05, 2016

Designed with ultra-slim aluminum bezel, 80 Class (80 in. diagonal) PN-H801 features 4K Ultra HD resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 and comes equipped with upscaling capability, allowing Full HD (1080p) signals to be upscaled to 4K Ultra HD images. Equipped with advanced connectivity, 80 Class PN-E803 LED Display provides 2 HDMI™ inputs, DVI-D input and output, and DisplayPort™ input and output.... Read More

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

IP Cameras suit demanding surveillance applications.

Feb 05, 2016

Supporting 2,560 x 1,920 resolution and digital WDR image enhancement, 5 MP Models DCS-6517 and DCS-7517 are dome and bullet cameras, respectively, suitable for indoor/outdoor use. Units capture extra sharp image detail, which is useful when viewing license plates, faces, and currency. Equipped with IR LED illuminators for nighttime operation, IP66-rated cameras provide real-time video... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings, Vision Systems

First Surface Mirrors Provide No Ghosting for Image Clarity

Feb 04, 2016

Most people are familiar with conventional mirrors that we see and use every day, from the bathroom mirror, a hand held mirror, or a car's rear view mirror. These mirrors use glass as a protective surface and have the mirror coating, commonly referred to as "silvering", on the back side, or "second surface". The exposed glass helps protect the mirror coating underneath from scratching or... Read More

Vision Systems

Vision Sensors handle difficult detection applications.

Feb 04, 2016

Maximizing stability and functionality of visual inspection, IV-H Series can replace multiple sensors, offering all-in-one solution for applications with multiple parts to detect. In addition to tools for shape and pattern detection, color detection, and position adjustment, sensors incorporate tools for width/height detection, diameter detection, and edge presence verification. Ethernet/IP and... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Non-Distortion, High Definition Compatible Optical Grade Beam Splitter Mirrors Ideal for Teleprompter Applications

Feb 03, 2016

Teleprompter systems have three main components; the glass itself, which is what Abrisa Technologies supplies, the screen and the camera. Serving as a one-way mirror, the coated glass is placed at an angle to reflect the image (e.g. text) from below, allowing an individual to look directly into the camera rather than at notes or a script when addressing an audience. Abrisa Technologies provides... Read More