Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

Advanced Photonix, Inc. Announces the First Ever Online Deployment of a Terahertz System for Quality & Process Control

ANN ARBOR, Mich.- Advanced Photonix, Inc.® (NYSE Amex: API) announced today that its terahertz system, the T-Ray 4000®, will be deployed on a factory line for quality and process control at a major manufacturer of extruded web products. This ground breaking advancement in terahertz deployment is the first in a number of industrial applications under development to help manufacturers...

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OSRAM's SFH 5712 Ambient Light Sensor is Named Product of the Year by Electronic Products Magazine
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OSRAM's SFH 5712 Ambient Light Sensor is Named Product of the Year by Electronic Products Magazine

Electronic Products magazine has named the SFH 5712 digital ambient light sensor from OSRAM Opto Semiconductors a Product of the Year for 2010. Electronic Products reports on important developments in products and product technology for electronics engineers, providing the latest technology news for more than 123,000 subscribers. For over 50 years, it has been a trusted source of information in...

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Lumidigm Showcasing Biometric Authentication That Ensures Meeting HIPPA / HITECH Requirements at HIMSS11

No Passwords, No Tokens... Provides Secure Access Via the Touch of a Finger, Even When Gloved! ALBUQUERQUE, NM - Lumidigm today announced that its biometrics products, which provide fingerprint access even when wearing clear surgical gloves, are the solution for hospitals that spend $100 to $200 per employee per year supporting password-based systems - and even more for token- or card-based...

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CMOS Image Sensor features 16:9 native aspect ratio.

Built on 1.4-micron OmniBSI(TM) pixel architecture, 1/2.5 in. Model OV10810 enables simultaneous video recording and image capture. Unit combines 10 megapixel burst photography at 30 fps with full 1080p HD video in native 16:9 aspect ratio, making it suited for digital still and video camera hybrids and high-end smart phones. Sensor's 2 x 2 binning functionality optimizes low-light sensitivity,...

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Proximity, Ambient Light Sensor has all necessary circuitry.

In addition to supporting IÂ-²C bus communication interface, VCNL4000 combines IR emitter, photo-pin-diode, ambient light detector, signal processing IC, and 16-bit ADC in one package. It conserves power as proximity sensor for touchscreen locking and serves as ambient light function for display/keypad contrast control and dimming. The 16-bit effective resolution for proximity detection...

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Goodrich Corporation Begins Environmental Test of ORS-1 Satellite

o Extreme environment testing will demonstrate readiness for launch CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR), the prime contractor for the ORS-1 satellite, has begun environmental testing of ORS-1, the first satellite in the Operationally Responsive Space program designed to support Combatant Command operations. The testing will validate satellite performance in a test-as-you-fly...

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TAOS, Inc. Light Sensor Technology Leadership Recognized with 2010 TV Innovation Award

#1 Global Supplier of Digital Ambient Light Sensors to HDTV and Smartphone Markets Receives 2010 Award for Green Technology (Plano, TX) - Texas Advanced Optoelectronic Solutions®, Inc. (TAOS; www.taosinc.com) today announced that the company has received the prestigious 2010 TV Innovation Award for its digital ambient light sensors in the Green Technology category at the 2nd Annual TV...

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AFRL Selects Goodrich for Advanced Development of Protection Technologies (ADePT)

Goodrich to develop survivability solutions for SWIR cameras CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has been chosen by the Air Force Research Laboratory, Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, to develop solutions for its short wave infrared (SWIR) imaging sensors. A contract released under AFRL's Advanced Development of Protection Technologies (ADePT) program covers the...

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Digital Ambient-Light Sensor has 4,000,000:1 dynamic range.
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Digital Ambient-Light Sensor has 4,000,000:1 dynamic range.

Model MAX9635 integrates 2 photodiodes, ADC, and adaptive gain block that automatically selects optimum gain range, eliminating need for manual programming, in 2 x 2 mm package. Unit features 4,000,000:1 dynamic range to ensure precise lux readings in all ambient-light conditions. Featuring 0.65 Â-µA operating current, it consumes as little as 1.1 µW and operates from 1.7-3.6 V...

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Raman Imaging Sensor is suited for UV applications.

Available for laser excitation as low as 248 nm, Raman Explorer 248 enables UV analysis in stand-off detection and in-line processing applications. Designed for harsh environments, unit can be configured as multi-channel spectrometer and enables opportunity to use techniques such as Raman line-scan analysis and spatially-offset Raman spectroscopy. Product also helps users in defense and homeland...

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