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CyberOptics advances 3D sensor technology

25 February 2015 Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

Leveraging its 30-year history of pioneering optical technology advancements including digital 3D inspection, CyberOptics has developed a technology that enables ultra high-quality 3D images at production speeds, using architecturally advanced multi-view sensors and multi-reflection suppression (MRS) technology.

An image of a time piece’s inner workings, captured using proprietary new 3D sensing technology.
An image of a time piece’s inner workings, captured using proprietary new 3D sensing technology.

The multi-view 3D data is merged together with highly sophisticated algorithms and MRS which suppresses any reflection that can distort the data, enabling a precise 3D representation. This is particularly critical for inspecting shiny objects. The architecturally superior sensor design captures and transmits the data simultaneously and in parallel, versus a typical serial approach used in alternate technologies.

With electronics packaging continuing to get smaller and the density increasing, defects become more of an issue, fuelling the need for precision inspection. This breakthrough sensor technology is not only applicable for 3D inspection in electronics assembly, but also the semiconductor market. Additionally, it extends the company’s reach into the general purpose metrology industry.

For more information contact Truth Electronic Manufacturing, +27 (0)31 822 8555, terence@truthelectronics.co.za



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