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Russia Developing Plane-Mounted Lasers To Blast Satellites, US Confirms Deployment Of Vehicle-Mounted Anti-Drone Lasers
Russian military engineers reportedly have completed an aircraft-based laser system capable of destroying enemy satellites out of space.
Pentagon Developing Laser-Shooting Drones To Intercept Enemy Missiles
The U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) is proposing to spend $66 million on a program to develop and deploy unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) that fire lasers at intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) shortly after takeoff, or during their boost phase of flight, when they are most vulnerable.
Powerful Multi Channel Detector For Flame Detector Technology
The technical development in the field of industrial fire protection and early fire detection has made tremendous progress during recent years.
ViDAR Optical Radar Installed In SKELDAR V-200 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
ViDAR (visual detection and ranging) -- the world's first optical radar designed for maritime search and detection – was recently incorporated as a payload in the SKELDAR V-200, a heavy fuel engine VTOL (vertical takeoff and landing) UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) made by Swiss-based UMS SKELDAR.
Blighter Unveils Man-Portable Radar/Camera System
Blighter Surveillance Systems Ltd (http://www.blighter.com ), a British electronic-scanning (e-scan) radar and sensor solution provider, has unveiled Blighter® Explorer Nexus, a fully integrated, battery operated, man portable radar/camera surveillance system.
Raptor Launches New OWL 1280 VIS-SWIR (InGaAs) HD Format Camera
Raptor Photonics recently launched an additional member to its family of Visible SWIR cameras with the OWL 1280, offering HD resolution for high end long range surveillance, scientific and astronomy applications.
Sierra-Olympic’s New Viento 67-640: Rugged Thermal Camera For Outdoor Perimeter Surveillance & Robotics
Sierra-Olympic Technologies has recently introduced the Viento 67-640 thermal camera for perimeter surveillance, robotics, and other rugged outdoor imaging applications. The new thermal imager features a fixed focal length and fixed mount. With a 640 x 480, 17-micron thermal imaging core, the newest Viento camera provides standard NTSC/PAL composite analog video output with simultaneous 8-bit / 14-bit Camera Link® digital output
SECURITY & SURVEILLANCE VIDEOS
Achieving HD, Full Color Video In Low Light
On the last day of SPIE’s 2016 DCS exhibition in Baltimore, Kevin Fogarty with Canon showed us a 19 micron pixel pitch sensor that can achieve a full color and high definition image in extremely low light environments.
An Intro To Advanced Hyperspectral Imaging
Hyperspectral imaging technology has advanced significantly in the last 50 years, and Greg Staples with Bayspec talked with us for a few minutes at the 2016 SPIE DCS exhibition about how it has changed.
Hyperspectral Camera For Systems Integration
Telops has responded to the request of their customers for a smaller version of their Hyper-Cam hyperspectral camera and has miniaturized it enough so that it can be integrated into smaller systems and packages.
Imaging Solutions From Life Sciences To Defense And Security Applications
At Photonics West 2014, Raptor Photonics had a variety of EMCCD, sCMOS, and CCD cameras on display. Their VP of sales and marketing Mark Donaghy gives us a closer look at the Kingfisher V 1940 x 1460 CCD camera.
Embedded Vision For Logistics, Traffic Control And Surveillance
A smart idea with multiple application opportunities in Logistics, Security and Intelligent Traffic Systems. Thanks to embedded intelligence Vision Components Smart Cameras are able to initiate and control processes by itself with low power consumption. Our Smart Cameras are robust, long-lasting and freely programmable.
Imaging Solutions For Defense And Security Applications
Raptor Photonics had a strong showing at DSS this year with their EMCCD, sCMOS, and SWIR solutions
Nova Sensors Cameras: From Surveillance To Microscopy
Tony Vengel, VP of business development for Nova Sensors, gives some background of his company and their cameras covering the full electromagnetic spectrum under their parent company, Teledyne Technologies.