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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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For his work Liberty Bell, which took from 2006 to 2014 to complete, he used high-end structured light scanning and CNC milling machines to create a near perfect duplicate of the iconic bell.
In structured light scanning, such as white light scanning, a fringe pattern is projected on the part and multiple cameras utilize a focal distance to measure the variations from in the fringe to create the point cloud data.
A team of two Phase Vision scanning experts visited Targett Aviation and using products from the company's acclaimed Quartz white light scanning range, scanned the entire aircraft within a few hours - a total of some 250 scans which have since been 'patched' and surfaced ready for the FEA stage.
The small, light scanning head fits directly on a variety of microscopes.
Nasdaq:MVIS), a leader in light scanning technologies for personal displays and imaging solutions, has announced that it has been awarded a $1.
In June 1990, the Radiation Protection Section, Division of Health (DOH), Wisconsin Department of Health and Social Services, was contacted by a local public health department inquiring about the efficacy of breast examination using a transillumination light scanning (also known as diaphanography) device.
With over one million fasteners on the C-130 airframe, the initiative uses structured light scanning as the key enabler for rapidly generating and developing three dimensional models of the as-built airframe components to be used in programming and simulation of the new automated systems.
However, the rapid pace of developments in white light scanning, its ease of use and robustness, mean it is more frequently becoming the norm especially where speed is of the essence or large object measurement is required.
Based on Microvision's patented light scanning technology, the recently introduced 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 display.
The small light scanning head fits directly on a variety of microscopes.
Freud once compared consciousness to a flash of light scanning the dark sky of the unconscious, and this transient illumination in the midst of the darkness we are to ourselves is what Longo presents.
The device utilizes high-end optics and infrared light scanning combined with sophisticated software algorithms to quickly scan children or adults.
Contract notice: The Contract for the Supply, Installation and Commissioning of a Structured Light Scanning System.
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.