Vision Systems

Imaging Equipment

Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston to Test Planmed Verity® Extremity Scanner

A research collaboration between the Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston, MA) and Finnish Planmed Oy is studying the benefits and value of 3D imaging options of CBCT technology for imaging of extremities. The Planmed Verity® Extremity Scanner was installed in the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in Boston in February, and the objective of this research project is to investigate the...

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Planmed Verity® Receives Honorary Mention in a Finnish Design Competition
Image Scanners

Planmed Verity® Receives Honorary Mention in a Finnish Design Competition

The Finnish imaging equipment manufacturer Planmed Oy has received Honorary Mention for its Planmed Verity® Extremity Scanner, in the Finnish design competition Fennia Prize 2012. The objective of this international design competition for firms and companies is to support the production of high-standard products and services and to promote the competitiveness and internationalization of...

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Particle Imaging System characterizes shape.
Software

Particle Imaging System characterizes shape.

With VisualSpreadsheet v3.2 particle analysis software, FlowCAM® automatically detects, images, and identifies thousands of particles and microorganisms in seconds. Software features shape characterization properties that yield accurate, statistically significant measurement data of elongated and curved particles and microorganisms. Spreadsheet-based interface enables viewing images and...

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Imaging Equipment

Eurosatory 2012: Meprolight Launches Full Day/Night Solution for Dismounted Soldiers

NOA XT4 - A Clip-On/Hand-Held Thermal Viewer, and MEPRO 4X - A Compact 4x Telescopic Day Sight The Company will showcase its entire portfolio at Eurosatory, including the recently introduced MEPRO NOA NYX Uncooled Thermal Weapon Sight and MEPRO MOR Multi-Purpose Reflex Sight Or Akiva, Israel - Meprolight - a leading manufacturer of electro-optic systems for armed forces, law enforcement agencies,...

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Making the Move to Digital in Machine Vision
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Making the Move to Digital in Machine Vision

This paper presents the various benefits of adopting digital cameras in machine vision systems for factory automation, providing an understanding of the structure and limitations of analog machine vision cameras. Drawbacks of using an external digitizer with an analog camera are examined, illustrating the side effects of external digitization using a diagram. Advantages offered by the improved interfaces of present day digital cameras which simplify system assembly are stated, describing the different digital interfaces available. Expanded capabilities offered by the modern digital cameras and their digital sensors are explained, highlighting how their configurability simplifies system integration and implementation. The paper also highlights the cost benefits offered by the digital machine vision cameras.

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Imaging Equipment

ViewRay Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy System

Company Reaches Significant Milestone in Development of Integrated Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Technology CLEVELAND - ViewRay(TM) Incorporated, a privately held medical device company, has received U.S. FDA 510(k) premarket notification clearance for its MRI-guided radiation therapy system. The ViewRay system features a unique combination of radiotherapy delivery and simultaneous...

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Software

Nuclear Energy Institute Presents Exelon with a "Top Industry Practice" Award for Deployment of a Fuel Alignment Measurement System by Newton Labs

Charlotte, N.C. - Exelon Nuclear has claimed the Nuclear Energy Institute's Top Industry Practice (TIP) Award for innovation in the Maintenance Category following introduction of a revolutionary fuel alignment measurement system at three generating stations: Byron, Braidwood and Three Mile Island. The ground-breaking, core mapping technology developed by Newton Labs of Seattle, Washington,...

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Imaging Equipment

Finnish Invention, Planmed Verity®, Wins a Jackpot at the 2012 Medical Design Excellence Awards

The Planmed Verity® Extremity Scanner wins the sought-after title: the 2012 Medical Design Excellence Award (MDEA) Gold Winner, and is also nominated Best in Show". MDEA is the premier awards competition for the medical technology community. The winning products were announced at the MDEA Presentation Ceremony held on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 in Philadelphia. Planmed Verity® Extremity...

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Ultra-Hi-Res X-Ray/CT System looks into small and medium objects.
Imaging Equipment

Ultra-Hi-Res X-Ray/CT System looks into small and medium objects.

Housing 5-axis manipulator with vibration isolation system, X25 digital x-ray and CT system is suited for submicron resolution imaging and accurate scanning. Unit provides 9 x 9 in. scanning envelope and rotational stage capable of handling up to 25 lb. X-ray voltage range is 10-160 kV, max system resolution is less than 0.5 Â-µm, and geometric magnification is up to 4,000X. With z-axis of...

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Machine Vision Systems

Central Coating Completes Purchases of Automated Vision Inspection System

Central Coating, a specialized precision coating application and EMI Shielding company, has completed the acquisition of a new fully programmable Micro-Vu Vertex Measuring System. The Vertex 311 Multisensor Measurement System is a programmable, motorized non-contact system that can measure details and dimensions to a resolution of 2.5 microns. The new system allows for fast and accurate...

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Cognex to Display Its Most Advanced Industrial ID Reader at the 2012 Expo Pack México Show
Barcode Scanners / Readers

Cognex to Display Its Most Advanced Industrial ID Reader at the 2012 Expo Pack México Show

NATICK, MA - Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) will highlight its most advanced fixed-mount industrial ID reader ever created - the DataMan® 300 in Booth #2012 at the upcoming Expo Pack MÃ-©xico, scheduled to take place June 26-29, 2012 at the Centro Banamex in Mexico City. The DataMan 300 is designed to handle the most difficult ID code-reading applications on even the highest speed...

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