Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

Goodrich Imaging Sensor - Currently Flying on the U2 - to be Modified for Use in Space

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 17 /- (Paris Air Show) - The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory has awarded Goodrich Corporation (NYSE:GR) a contract to adapt an imaging sensor, currently flying on the U2 aircraft, for use as a space payload. According to Ken Luczaj, President of Goodrich's ISR Systems division, This award reinforces our long-term strategy to supply innovative, electro-optical systems that...

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Hella Chooses Vectra-® LCP for Key Element in New Auto Climate Sensors

Sensor Expo, Rosemont, Ill., June 12, 2007 - Hella, a major automotive supplier based in Lippstadt, Germany, has adopted Vectra-® liquid crystal polymer (LCP) from Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, for the core mechanical component in its new generation of sunlight and ambient light sensors for auto air conditioning systems. This element is made using...

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Color Sensor offers 150 mm operating range.

Featuring 25 mm illuminated spot, ColorMax(TM)-1000 Super Range detects color variations, which are used by automated system to take corrective action. Using color-intensity data from sensor, controller can store and make matching decisions on virtually unlimited number of colors. Available in M30 threaded enclosure, unit employs low-noise technology for color variation of 0.5%. It provides...

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Nanomotion's NanoLens(TM) and NanoZoom(TM) Technology Could Bring Camera Phone Miniaturisation to Industrial Applications

Economies of scale from volume manufacturing of miniature ceramic motors could provide competitive precision motion solutions for other industries and markets Broadbridge Heath UK - May 2007: Nanomotion, the designer and manufacturer of innovative piezo-ceramic servomotors and controls successfully launched its NanoLens and NanoZoom motor modules during 2006 to provide the enabling technology for...

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Pixim & Vectronics Announce Distribution Partnership

Mountain View, Calif. - May 2, 2007 - Pixim, Inc. and Vectronics Ltd. announced their partnership to distribute Pixim's chipsets and video surveillance camera reference design in Israel. With more than thirty years' experience, Vectronics is a leading representative and distributor for international semiconductor companies in the billion dollar Israeli market. Pixim views Vectronics' reputation...

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SENSOR+TEST 2007: JENCOLOR Presents Itself in a New Form - Stand 328 in SENSOR+Hall 7

Jena, 26.04.2007 - MAZeT GmbH, a leading system manufacturer for industrial electronics, and JENCOLOR color sensors present JENCOLOR(TM) in a new design. The clear and convincing appearance mirrors the comprehensive service offerings from A to Z - development of applications for innovative products as well as performance-oriented series production. From the 22nd to the 24th of May, 2007 at stand...

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Optical Sensor prevents traffic crashes in urban areas.

By scanning up to 10 m in front of vehicle, closing velocity (CV) sensor helps drivers completely avoid or reduce severity of collisions when traveling at speeds under 25 mph. If calculated distance determines imminent collision, system responds by putting brakes on alert mode to ensure sufficient pressure for stopping. System also initiates automatic braking up to 0.5 g if driver takes foot off...

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PerkinElmer to Highlight Range of Optoelectronics Solutions at the Defense & Security Symposium 2007

Orlando, Florida - April 9, 2007 - PerkinElmer Optoelectronics, a global technology leader in digital imaging, specialty lighting and optical detection technologies, will showcase new and enhanced sensor, lighting, power and energetic system products at the SPIE Defense & Security Symposium 2007 (DSS), held at the Orlando World Center Marriot Resort and Convention Center from April 10-12, 2007....

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Silicon Imaging Announces Availability of SI-2K Digital Cinema Camera Powered by AltaSens ProCamHD(TM) CMOS Sensors

Next-generation design combines 12-bit CMOS sensor technology with CineForm RAW(TM) direct-to-disk recording to revolutionize film and HD television production. LAS VEGAS, April 11 -- Silicon Imaging, Inc., in partnership with AltaSens, Inc., the world leader in high-performance CMOS imaging System-on-Chip sensors, is proud to announce the availability and shipping of the SI-2K(TM) series of...

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