Sensor Review: Volume 6 Issue 1


The international journal of sensing for industry

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Investing in technology for the future

Jack Hollingum

From a strong foundation in instrumentation, Sira's activities today extend from expert systems to space technology. Richard Brook talks to Sensor Review.

The shape of things to come

Jack Hollingum

Following a deal with Machine Vision International of the USA Fairey Automation aims to put automated bodywork paint inspection into the auto industry.

Automated inspection of surface texture

David Weatherall

Researchers at NEL have been examining the inspection of paint textures.

Automatic inspection detects PCB faults

Anna Kochan

A fully automatic visual inspection workcell for PCBs has been developed for DEC by Itek Optical Systems.

Robot‐guided image sensors for quality testing

IPA Ahlers, IFF Schmidberger

Automation is of vital importance for visual checking to lower costs and achieve an objective test.

High‐speed inspection with illuminating results

Jack Hollingum

An automatic inspection system for motor car instrument panel displays has been developed by Sira for Lucas Electrical Electronics and Systems.

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