Cepton Technologies, which said its approach to lidar is unique, has received funding led by Tier 1 automotive supplier Koito Manufacturing.
Company claims investment round the largest in China’s LiDAR sector.
Sensor startup looks to aid self-driving and driver-assist vehicles with better mapping and localization features.
Inertial navigation and sensors work with robots, drones, autos and marine vehicles.
System provides safer human interaction between humans, industrial robots.
Latest time-of-flight camera offers up to 40 meters in performance-grade range.
Time-of-flight camera ideal for measuring location, position, volume, and obstacle detection use cases.
Different methods help robotics understand objects, shapes, and where they’re located.
New unit combines motion sensing with full AHRS capabilities as alternative to heavier gyro-based devices.
Demonstration uses special light sources and sensors to reconstruct shapes of unseen objects.
The Office of Naval Research provided the funding for the development of an underwater robotic hand equipped with a variety of sensors.
Autonomous vehicles, sensors, and virtual reality offered ways for distribution centers to optimize operations.
Following this announcement and other successful trials, AD Navigation places a production order for the MEMS gyro.
Few themes emerge with investments; are people waiting for spring to begin?
This week, we’re seeing companies prepare products they want to show off at Automate and ProMat.
Parts makers announce new components for mobile robots, autonomous vehicles, and factory automation gear.
Wrapping up a week of product announcements for developers looking to create new robotics and autonomous systems.
The latest product announcements for developers of robotics, self-driving vehicles and other automation systems.
In the near future, surgeries will include enhanced imaging, greater autonomy, and optimized learning, said experts at the Hamlyn Symposium on Medical Robotics.
ExRobotics, a Dutch maker of remote-controlled systems for the oil and gas industry, uses IDS products because of their cost and hardware and software capabilities.
Veo Robotics takes data from multiple sensors to make industrial robots more collaborative, adding value and flexibility to human-machine collaboration in manufacturing.
As a leading site for industrial automation, South Korea is a major market for image processing, as seen by IDS Imaging Development Systems opening a branch office there.
New sensors entering the market provide cost and performance competitive alternative to other position-sensing encoder technologies.
Researchers in Singapore have developed a robot that uses 3D image processing to precisely assemble an IKEA chair.
Recent funding transactions include offerings for unmanned systems and analytics for infrastructure inspection, as well as military applications.