Linear Hall sensor for safety-critical applications
Melexis has announced the MLX91377 ASIL-ready Linear Hall sensor IC suitable for use in safety-critical automotive systems such as electric power-assisted steering (EPAS).
Scalable transmission networks boast optional encryption
LASER COMPONENTS now also sells PacketLight’s fail-safe C/DWDM systems.
Accessible UHD PTZ camera transmits full 4k video
NewTek has announced the PTZUHD, a pan-tilt-zoom camera (PTZ camera) that transmits full 4K p60 video directly to NDI-compatible receiving devices across a standard network. The NewTek PTZUHD camera allows content creators to capture and deliver superior quality UHD video with native support for resolutions up to 2160p 60 using a 30X optical zoom lens, and a high-quality Sony CMOS sensor.
UV LED technology supports evolving markets
Nichia is following up from its showcase at the RadTech 2020 conference and exhibition in Orlando, Florida, USA. The company’s latest solutions are well suited for curing applications, but an extended portfolio is of particular benefit, as UV LED is known to be incredibly effective in killing viruses, bacteria, fungi and protozoa.
Deep UVC LEDs protect against coronavirus
LASER COMPONENTS is the official distributor of Bolb UVC LED products in the UK, Europe and the USA. The company is able to offer surface mount LEDs and arrays with output power from 25mW to 2.5W.
Vulkan Ray Tracing announced
The Khronos Group, an open consortium of companies creating advanced interoperability standards, has announced the ratification and public release of the Vulkan Ray Tracing provisional extensions, creating the first open, cross-vendor, cross-platform standard for ray tracing acceleration.
Camera-based empty mould check for the production line
Berlin-based machine vision company Bi-Ber has announced that in addition to standard optical empty mould check systems and customer-specific designs, four standard systems for up to 1050mm wide moulds are now available. High-resolution GigE colour cameras detect any minimal product residues.
High-resolution OLED microdisplay for AR applications
FRAMOS, a global partner for vision technologies, has announced that it now offers the new ECX335S OLED microdisplay series from Sony Semiconductor Solutions. Featuring outstanding brightness, contrast and resolution plus a wide viewing angle, this solution is suited to the fast-growing market of augmented reality (AR) devices.
Pyroelectric detectors with long lifetimes
LASER COMPONENTS supplies robust thermal pyroelectric detectors manufactured in standard transistor style packages with have long expected lifetimes making them well suited for fit and forget applications such as gas sensing, detecting intruders and identifying the presence of a flame.
Inspecting natural gas compressors
FLIR Systems has published an application spotlight that describes how incorporating a borescope and Optical Gas Imaging (OGI) camera into routine maintenance protocols can help natural gas companies improve safety, reduce costs, and extend the life of compressors, by inspecting natural gas compressors.