New LIGHTVISION Near-Infrared Fluorescence Imaging System

For Visualizing Lymph & Blood Vessels Online — Shimadzu Corporation has entered the medical near-infrared camera market with the release of our new LIGHTVISION near-infrared fluorescence imaging system. The new LIGHTVISION is designed to supp…

Israeli researchers develop infrared film for smartphones & more

Nanotech lab creates method to produce lightweight inexpensive night-vision goggles… By Shoshanna Solomon “Online — Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev say they have developed low-cost infrared sensors that can be used t…

New infrared sensors could revolutionize phone cameras

Plus AR glasses, and driverless cars Smartphone cameras get better every year, and phone makers are always looking for the next innovation to give these cameras a boost. Professor Gabby Sarusi of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev has what may … …

The most powerful interferometric instrument at mid-infrared wavelengths

MATISSE on ESO’s Very Large Telescope Interferometer Online —  The new MATISSE instrument on ESO’s Very Large Telescope Interferometer (VLTI) has now successfully made its first observations at the Paranal Observatory in northern Chile. MATISSE i…

Pairing Thermal Cameras and Radar for Perimeter Security

We can all agree that, when it comes to video surveillance, thermal systems have a higher advantage to regular CCTV in that they provide almost uninterrupted 24/7 surveillance. And if the thermal imager is sensitive enough, it can also deliver crisp clear images in severe weather conditions. While cooled systems are still preferred for extreme […]

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Shortwave Infra-Red (SWIR) Camera Market Report

From Esticast Research and Consulting Online — SWIR camera market is expected to grow with a CAGR of 7.1% during the forecast period of 2018-2025. In 2017, the area camera segment held the highest revenue share in the global SWIR … Continue…

New look at supermassive black hole’s magnetic field

With the CanariCam infrared camera Online  —  For the first time, astronomers have revealed a new high-resolution map of the magnetic field lines in gas and dust swirling around the supermassive black hole at the center of our Galaxy. The ……

Thermosense: Thermal Infrared Applications XL

16 – 19 April 2018 | Orlando, Florida, USA Conference Sessions – At A Glance 1:Vendor Presentations and Reception: ThermoSense XL Defense + Commercial Sensing Plenary Session 2:Spectral Analysis 3:Research Topics 4:Materials Evaluation Poster Session 5:IR NDT Theory 6:IR NDT Continue reading →

Near-Infrared (NIR) IP Camera for Surveillance Systems

Both Indoor & Outdoor Online — Digital imaging developer OmniVision Technologies, Inc. and VATICS Inc., a multimedia communication system-on-chip (SoC) solutions provider have collaborated to develop a near-infrared (NIR) IP camera solution,  VATICS’ M5S SoC, for 5 MPixel indoor and Continue reading →

High Speed Fiber Optic Infrared Transmitter

Fast Infrared Temperature Measurements Online —  The Omega OS4000 series high speed industrial fiber optic infrared transmitters measure temperature ranges from 200 to 1600 ºC (392 to 2912 °F) using three standard optical fields of view and three stand…