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Sensors, Vision August 10, 2019

Agricultural imagery and machine vision

Machine vision technologies are helping the agricultural industry prevent food losses by giving farmers a better look at their crops' health.

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Sensors, Vision July 30, 2019

Making things work as part of the IIoT

Sensors are on the front line of the data gathering process, which is vital for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).

By Suzanne Gill
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Sensors, Vision July 28, 2019

Emerging 3-D vision technologies for robot and machine vision

3-D machine vision is a growing trend that delivers accurate, real-time information to improve performance in applications. 3-D machine vision detects objects regardless of position.

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Sensors, Vision July 20, 2019

Embedded vision for industrial inspection purposes

Embedded vision systems can help businesses improve on the current standards set by manual inspection procedures.

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Sensors, Vision July 19, 2019

Teaching vision-guided robots with software, programming advances

Random bin picking is a challenge for vision-guided robotics (VGRs), but manufacturers are developing software and end-of-arm-tooling (EOAT) technology to make the process more efficient.

By Winn Hardin
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Sensors, Vision July 14, 2019

Improving automated inspection in manufacturing

Machine vision and artificial intelligence (AI) are making their way into production and manufacturing and improving inspection practices by making it automated.

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Sensors, Vision July 12, 2019

Six tips for picking the correct machine vision lens

Picking the right machine vision lens requires the user to consider the type of lens, sensor, and more.

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Sensors, Vision July 9, 2019

New technologies reducing lead times for spare parts

Digitalization and new manufacturing techniques have paved the way for a dramatic improvement in lead times.

By Daniela Haldenwang
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Sensors, Vision July 1, 2019

Control Engineering hot topics, June 2019

Control Engineering's most clicked articles in June 2019 included stories about the Career and Salary Survey, alarm management and process safety, choosing the right HMI, retrofitting Industrie 4.0, DCS migration, and more. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
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Sensors, Vision June 30, 2019

Embedded vision is driving ADAS technology advances

Advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) offer simplification of the driving process, including reduction of driver distraction and inattention and embedded vision is integral to these advances.