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June 3, 2016

Planetary Resources Raises $21.1 Million In Series A Funding; Unveils Advanced Earth Observation Capability

Redmond, Wash.—Planetary Resources, Inc., the asteroid mining company, announced today that it has secured US$21.1 million in Series A funding. The capital will be used to deploy and operate Ceres, an advanced Earth observation business that features the first commercial infrared and hyperspectral sensor platform to better understand and manage humanity’s natural resources. The funding

February 21, 2015

Sensor Fusion: Deriving Information from Data

Collaborative efforts enhance the ability to capture and analyze data from multiple sources to effectively detect, deter, and respond to natural and man-made threats. By Matteo Luccio, founder and president of Pale Blue Dot The current explosion in the variety, capability and sheer number of sensors is generating a flood of data intended to enhance

February 5, 2015

Telops Launches the Hyper-Cam NB, a NEW Narrow Band Hyperspectral Imaging Camera

QUEBEC, Canada, Feb. 3, 2015 –Telops, leader in the field of high performance infrared cameras and hyperspectral imaging systems for the defense and security, environmental, industrial and research markets, is pleased to announce the launch of its newest hyperspectral imaging camera, the Hyper-Cam NB. This narrow band hyperspectral imaging camera; adds a new kind of hyperspectral imaging

January 26, 2015

Corning Incorporated Acquires Assets of NovaSol

CORNING, N.Y., Jan. 22, 2015 – Corning Incorporated announced today that it has acquired assets of NovaSol, a leading provider of advanced hyperspectral imaging systems. The terms of the agreement are not being disclosed. Founded in 1998, NovaSol specializes in the research and development of next-generation active and passive optical systems, including electro-optical systems and optical communication systems.

January 26, 2015

Image Sensors Conference to Showcase Hyperspectral Machine Vision Imagers

The Image Sensors 2015 Conference will be held in London in March. Last year's conference was a massive success with 470 attendees from 263 companies across 23 countries attending. Certain to be on the agenda for discussion at this year's conference is the hyperspectral image sensor system which evaluates the spectral signature of a material

December 15, 2014

Integration of Hyperspectral and NDVI Sensors with EnsoMOSAIC Survey System

MosaicMill has integrated Rikola hyperspectral and Nikon D800 CIR sensors with EnsoMOSAIC manned survey system.  Dual sensor system enables simultaneous collection of 35 Mpix CIR/RGB images and 1 Mpix 40-band hyperspectral images. Data from both sensors are processed into seamless orthomosaics with EnsoMOSAIC image rectification software and into point clouds and elevation models with EnsoMOSAIC

November 19, 2014

Aermatica Develops a Drone to Detect Asbestos

A drone aimed at detecting asbestos in the environment was presented last Sunday in Rome, by the Italian National Research Council (CNR), along with Aermatica, manufacturer of remotely piloted aircrafts (RPA). The initiative is promoted by the Counsellor for the Environment of Rome, together with Aci Consult, a company that is specialized in advanced services for traffic

October 9, 2014

Headwall Delivers Micro-Hyperspec Sensors to Columbia University for Ocean Research

FITCHBURG, Mass., Oct. 9, 2014—Headwall Photonics has delivered two high-performance hyperspectral imaging sensors to Columbia University as part of its Air-Sea-Ice Physics and Biogeochemistry Experiment (ASIPBEX). ASIPBEX is part of a larger international collaborative investigation of Climate Cryosphere Interaction with colleagues from Spain, Germany and Norway. This crucial remote-sensing project will use a high-endurance unmanned

October 6, 2014

Aibotix and Headwall Photonics Team on New UAV Hyperspectral Imager Solution

BERLIN, Germany, Oct. 6, 2014—Leica Geosystems, Aibotix and Headwall Photonics provide as of now an integrated high performance airborne sensor solution utilizing a hyperspectral imager and the Aibot X6 UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle). The Nano-Hyperspec sensor was optimized in terms of size, weight, and power to enable the aerial acquisition of all spectral and spatial

September 17, 2014

Boeing Receives First Order for 502 Phoenix Small Satellite

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Sept. 10, 2014—Boeing has received its first commercial order for the 502 Phoenix small satellite from HySpecIQ of Washington, D.C. The satellites will carry the commercial remote sensing industry’s first high-resolution hyperspectral payload, capable of providing spectral imaging fidelity that far exceeds what is currently available. Boeing will deliver a complete