Thursday, June 21, 2018

CoaXPress frame grabbers from Matrox Imaging connect to up to four cameras

Supporting data rates of up to 12.5 Gbps, the Rapixo CXP CoaXPress 2.0 frame grabbers from Matrox Imaging can support up to four CXP 2.0-compliant cameras or to accommodate higher data rates from one or two cameras through connection aggregation.

from Factory Automation https://www.vision-systems.com/articles/2018/06/coaxpress-frame-grabbers-from-matrox-imaging-connect-to-up-to-four-cameras.html

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

OPC UA machine vision and robotics specifications introduced at automatica

On June 19, the OPC Unified Architecture (UA) machine vision and robotics working groups released the first versions of their companion specifications for machine vision systems integration and data related to industrial robots.

from Factory Automation https://www.vision-systems.com/articles/2018/06/opc-ua-machine-vision-and-robotics-specifications-introduced-at-automatica.html

European Machine Vision Associate announces new board of directors

Prior to the start of the 16th European Machine Vision Association (EMVA) Business Conference, the General Assembly of the EMVA elected a new board of directors for the upcoming three-year term.

from Factory Automation https://www.vision-systems.com/articles/2018/06/european-machine-vision-associate-announces-new-board-of-directors.html

Thursday, June 14, 2018

30 years in machine vision: Basler celebrates 30th anniversary as industrial camera provider

After achieving record sales figures in 2017, Basler is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. The Ahrensburg, Germany-based machine vision camera company began as a two-man operation in 1988 and has grown into a global leader, achieving annual sales of more than € 150 million.

from Factory Automation https://www.vision-systems.com/articles/2018/06/30-years-in-machine-vision-basler-celebrates-30th-anniversary-as-industrial-camera-provider.html

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Monday, June 11, 2018

Machine vision GigE camera from Hikvision features 20 MPixel CMOS image sensor

Featuring a GigE interface and 20 MPixel CMOS image sensor, the MV-CE200-10GM industrial camera from Hikvision targets machine vision applications such as electronic semiconductor fabrication and quality inspection.

from Factory Automation https://www.vision-systems.com/articles/2018/06/machine-vision-gige-camera-from-hikvision-features-20-mpixel-cmos-image-sensor.html

EMVA 2018 Young Professional Award given for 3D surface reconstruction project

Doris Antensteiner, who works at the Austrian Institute of Technology Center for Vision, Automation, and Control, has received the 2018 EMVA Young Professional Award for her "Light Field and Photometric Stereo" work, which improves the process of acquiring the precise 3D surface reconstruction of objects.

from Factory Automation https://www.vision-systems.com/articles/2018/06/emva-2018-young-professional-award-given-for-3d-surface-reconstruction-project.html