Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

Lumidigm Partners with i-Evo to Create Robust Biometric Fingerprint Access Control Readers

Reads Through Snow, Cold, Water, Dust, Oil, Creams and Gloves ALBUQUERQUE, NM - Lumidigm today announced that i-Evo (Newcastle upon Tyne, UK) is using the company's multispectral imaging sensors to produce a line of extremely versatile fingerprint readers that can be used both indoors and outdoors, including in harsh environments that render most biometric readers inoperable. The i-Evo team has...

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For Military & Defense Applications, High Performance Hyperspectral Imaging Sensor Garners Industry Praise for Sensor Innovation
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For Military & Defense Applications, High Performance Hyperspectral Imaging Sensor Garners Industry Praise for Sensor Innovation

Hyperspec Point & Stare Sensor Named as Finalist for Prestigious 2010 Prism Award Fitchburg, MA -Headwall Photonics' Hyperspec Point & Stare sensor was named as a finalist for the 2010 Prism Award in the Defense & Security category. The prestigious Prism Award honors leading companies and products around the world that demonstrate the highest degree of innovation in the field of photonics. The...

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Power/Energy Sensor measures at THz wavelengths.

Traceable to standard laboratory calibration, Model 3A-P-THz can measure short pulse or CW lasers in 0.1-10 THz wavelength range, optical power from 60 Â-µW to 3 W, and energy from 20 µJ to 2 J. Design of sensor's p-type absorber maximizes performance across entire spectral range. Device works with all Ophir smart displays or PC interfaces, including Orion PE, Nova, Nova II, Vega,...

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Ethernet-Enabled Vision Sensor integrates into factory network.
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Ethernet-Enabled Vision Sensor integrates into factory network.

Supporting remote setup and monitoring, Checker® 4G Series supports PLC communication through EtherNet/IP and PROFINET as well as ability to save inspection images to FTP server. Unit can be configured as presence sensor or measurement sensor to inspect and error proof manufacturing process, and there is no limit to number of part features that single sensor can check in either mode....

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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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