Thermal imaging

Thermal imaging

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Though robots don't have eyes or retinas, the technology commonly used by ophthalmologists can give them the means to see and communicate with the...

The ability to provide a “volcano forecast” could help reduce the significant health, safety, and even economic impacts of eruptions. Sending researchers on foot...

A game-changer situational awareness system for combat vehicles is being developed by Defensphere, an Estonian-Croatian company. The Vegvisir system is designed to provide armored...
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Opgal, one of the world's pioneering companies in the field of thermal imaging cameras, is among the companies that will showcase their technologies at...

First responders are exposed to various risks, from moving vehicles to wildfires. New thermal mapping software for drones will enable first responders to quickly...
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A tiny surveillance drone unveiled by a Chinese company is a copy of the Black Hornet Nano. The developer, privately owned Huaqing Innovation, said...

A newly-developed sophisticated drone designed to perform routine security missions inside buildings can monitor large indoor spaces, in response to both security and commercial...
thermal imaging

Efforts to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic challenges might neglect security concerns that keep on being present. A dual-threat detection system can both detect...
border security

The US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is enhancing its border protection capabilities with new surveillance platforms. The agency has awarded FLIR Systems a contract...

New research inspired by the intriguing cloaking properties of squid, octopus, etc. promises to help troops cloak their heat signatures.  Recent advances in metamaterials and...

Motion surveillance missions require advanced imaging devices. A new thermal camera core that offers nearly eight times the field of view of traditional camera...

A new thermal camera sensor combines infrared image clarity with a wide field of view. The compact, light, and low-power thermal camera core delivers...
innovation

The COVID-19 pandemic has intensified the multiple challenges states and cities are currently facing. Technology has become more and more important in our daily...

Coping with the COVID-19 pandemic spread requires social distancing. Technologies that provide people counting capabilities in public spaces help control the crowd and ensure...

The 9/11 attacks redefined the global security context on terrorism. Similarly, COVID-19 causes us to reconsider what composes a public security threat. As the...
border securiyty

In their opposition to Trump’s physical border barrier, many Democrats have promoted “smart” border technology as a more effective and cheaper alternative to the...
first responders drone

When firefighters arrive on the scene of a fire, the most important need is to view hot spots while also being able to assess...
security screening

The need to screen visitors and employees for elevated body temperature in addition to traditional weapons screening is now a reality. A new all-in-one...
coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic is a global emergency scenario that requires readiness as part of the national preparedness strategy for emergency and crisis situations.  The suitable...

The COVID-19 crisis has exposed the capabilities of Israeli defense industries in the adaptation of their technologies and innovations to the healthcare field, creating...

Thermal imaging is effectively a universal technology in the military environment. It is a particularly valuable and powerful asset, working on long wave radiation...
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The new wave of smartphones all come with incredible cameras that produce brilliant photos. There’s only one complaint — the thick camera lenses on...