Articles & News on Vision Systems

Basler Reaches Agreement on Acquisition of the Distribution Business of Advanced Technologies

  • May 19, 2022
  • News

With the acquisition of the distribution business of Advanced Technologies, Italy, Basler intends to further expand its direct business in Europe.

Voxel Raises $15M to Decrease Workplace Injuries and Prevent Workplace Accidents

  • May 11, 2022
  • News

Voxel uses AI to enable security cameras to automatically identify potential workplace hazards and operational inefficiencies, allowing on-site personnel to address concerns in real-time.

Automate LIVE: Highlights from Automate 2022 Show to Stream on Social Media

  • May 9, 2022
  • News

A new element to North America’s largest automation tradeshow and conference enables more to benefit from the latest innovations and best practices in robotics, machine vision, artificial intelligence (AI), motion control and smart automation.

Case Study: Connecting Cloud-based Quality Control to the Edge

  • by Josh Eastburn
  • May 6, 2022
  • Case Study

Intrinsics Imaging’s AI-powered vision system uses edge I/O to integrate cloud analytics into process controls. This case study originally appeared in Automation 2022: Cybersecurity & Connectivity Volume 2.

Seeing Spectrally: Hyperspectral Imaging Enables Improved Machine Vision

  • April 22, 2022
  • News

Machine vision is increasingly important for many applications, such as object classification. However, relying on conventional RGB imaging is sometimes insufficient–the input images are just too similar, regardless of algorithmic sophistication.

KUKA Showcases End-to-End Automation Solutions and Advanced Vision Capabilities at Automate 2022

  • April 21, 2022
  • News

At Automate 2022, attendees will have the opportunity to experience how complete, end-to-end automation solutions from KUKA Robotics can help them exceed their production goals.

BitFlow Announces Compatibility of its Cyton CoaXPress Frame Grabber with Phantom S990

  • April 8, 2022
  • News

BitFlow, a world leader in frame grabber technology, announced today that its Cyton-CXP4 CoaXPress frame grabber has been verified to be compatible with the Vision Research Phantom S990 camera.

Mikrotron Cameras to Determine if Bio-Logged Birds Change Behavior Due to GPS Device Weight

  • April 5, 2022
  • News

The Department of Animal Ecology in the Netherlands Institute of Ecology used cameras from Mikrotron to document how various types of radio-tags affect the escape-flight performance of wild-caught songbirds, focusing particularly on whether or not these birds adapt their body mass or behavior over time to carrying the tag.

Vision Systems Let Robots See What They Are Doing

  • March 21, 2022
  • News

Vision systems expand a robot’s range of applications with increased flexibility to handle greater variation in parts and processes.

Researchers Develop Optical Tomography System with BitFlow Frame Grabber

  • March 14, 2022
  • News

High resolution 3D imaging of biological tissue is used extensively in the diagnosis of eye diseases, typically by applying a technique known as Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT).