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An introduction to how automated inspection can streamline medical quality control

Monday 22nd February, 2021

We often discuss how automated inspection systems are used in the automotive industry, but there are a variety of growing markets for this technology. These sectors include aerospace, automotive, textiles, non-woven, composites and medical.  Today, we’re looking at how these same systems used to streamline the automotive industry can also help other areas of manufacturing, […]

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Why should we switch from manual inspection?

Thursday 17th December, 2020

We’ve talked about the differences between automated quality control and manual quality control previously, and in this blog we’ll be discussing the main reasons why you should be switching to an automated system now.  You’re inevitably missing things Manual inspection may be working for you.  However, what do you lose when something goes wrong? How […]

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Sony improving image sensors for industrial applications

Tuesday 24th November, 2020

Industrial Imaging is a growing market in the automation and AI world. This year, Sony unveiled their new industrial SWIR image sensors, boasting a pixel pitch of 5μm. It comes in two different variations, IMX990 and IMX991, both with separate resolutions.  Sony explains that there are a few issues with traditional SWIR image sensors, like […]

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Advanced Imaging goes to space

Tuesday 3rd November, 2020

We’ve been looking at lots of AI technology lately, especially around image inspection in the automotive industry. But, imaging spans much more than this, there are infinite possibilities. Literally. Recently we heard that a Mars rover will be studying the Red Planet using advanced imaging technology. The Perseverance rover is landing on Mars in February […]

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