Focus on Vision: April 3, 2024

April 3, 2024
Watch Justine Murphy as she covers the latest news in the machine vision and imaging industry.

In this episode of Focus on Vision, VSD covers:

  • Norfolk Southern Railway's project to deploy automated inspection portals on tracks in the United States. The portals combine high-resolution cameras, stadium lights, and AL algorithms to inspect rail cars moving at up to 60 mph.
  • An automated system from researchers at the Faserinstitut Bremen Research Institute and Chemnitz Univesity of Technology, both in Germany, to inspect card clothing, which is sturdy fabric that covers the rollers of a carding machine. 
  • A smart traffic management platform, combining camera and radar sensors with AI and both edge and cloud computing. NoTraffic, a startup based in Tel Aviv, Israel, developed the system and sells it in numerous countries. 
About the Author

Justine Murphy

Justine Murphy is the multimedia director for the Laser & Military Group at Endeavor Business Media. In addition to Vision Systems Design, the group includes Laser Focus World and Military & Aerospace Electronics. She is a multiple award-winning writer and editor with more 20 years of experience in newspaper publishing as well as public relations, marketing, and communications. For nearly 10 years, she has covered all facets of the optics and photonics industry as an editor, writer, web news anchor, and podcast host for an internationally reaching magazine publishing company. Her work has earned accolades from the New England Press Association as well as the SIIA/Jesse H. Neal Awards. She received a B.A. from the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.