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Custom Lenses Often Required for Machine Vision Applications

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Machine vision (MV) is defined as the technology used to provide imaging-based analysis for such applications as automatic inspection, process control, and robot guidance in industry.

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Speeding Checkout – Lasers in Barcode Scanners

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While you’re standing in the checkout line of a supermarket or department store, waiting for the clerk to finish checking out the order of the person in front of you, you’re probably not thinking about lasers.

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Software Packages Simplify Complex Optical System Design

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Designing a custom optical system can be a daunting task, especially if it requires use of custom lenses not available from stock.

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Relaxing With Lasers – Burning and Watching DVD’s

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When it comes time to relax and watch a movie or a recording of your favorite TV show, lasers are probably the last thing on your mind.

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Lasers at Work – More Efficent Drilling and Welding

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Except for computer controls, not since Henry Ford’s invention of the assembly line has a technology had a more significant effect on manufacturing. 

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