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the process of translating photographs into a digital form that can be recognized by a computer

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the act of systematically moving a finely focused beam of light or electrons over a surface in order to produce an image of it for analysis or transmission

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Based on Microvision's patented light scanning technology, the Nomad Personal Display System is a high-resolution, head-worn display that presents images and information to the user on a see-through virtual 17-inch screen.
White light scanning is a similar photographic process, but it is older technology and used less frequently these days due to the advanced capability of blue light scanning.
The device utilizes high-end optics and infrared light scanning combined with sophisticated software algorithms to quickly scan children or adults.
He added : "We considered both laser and white light scanning systems, but decided on the Nikon Metrology LC15Dx, as it was the only solution that could inspect our tooling to the accuracy we wanted.
From its evolving IPS viewing angle in any points (brightness, color and contrast), twice back light scanning motion, improved contrast ratio based on much finer local dimming control, and narrow metal bezel, the TC-L55WT60 achieves the ultimate in modern design and technology.
Based on Microvision's patented light scanning technology, the recently introduced Nomad System is a high-resolution head-worn display that presents images and information to the user on a high brightness, see-through, virtual 17-inch display.
Panini recently added ultraviolet (UV) light scanning capabilities to its market-leading Vision X([R]) check scanning platform in response to check truncation initiatives in several markets.
Non-contact, three-dimensional, white light scanning interferometera delivery.
Fortunately, our 21st Century white light scanning experience, combined with the strongest airfoil domain expertise, offers a vastly superior dimensional inspection capability for turbine manufacturers and their customers around the world.
TORINO, Italy -- In response to check truncation initiatives in India and other emerging markets, Panini, a global payments processing technology provider, has added ultraviolet (UV) light scanning capabilities to its market-leading Vision X([R]) cheque scanning platform.
Since the white light scanning processes have the required accuracy and can cover so much more of the feature surface, their data is a more accurate representation of true size and form.
NASDAQ: MVIS), a global leader in light scanning technologies, today announced the closing of its public offering of 3,333,333 shares of its common stock to a single current institutional shareholder at a price to the public of $3.
The SiS(TM) is an easy-to-use White Light Scanning (WLS) and Computer Aided Inspection (CAI) system that orthopaedic and other precision manufacturers can install practically anywhere in their operations.