Varioptic of Lyon, France, a liquid lens provider, and Cognex Corp. of Natick, Mass., a machine vision sensors and systems manufacturer, have announced a partnership and licensing agreement for the use of the former’s liquid lens solutions. Cognex will use the solutions to add autofocus capabilities to its line of identification code readers. The lenses are designed to match the requirements of low-footprint systems for 1/4 and 1/3-in. formats. They are suitable for camera applications.
- 1. The sector of the Earth's surface registered upon a remote sensing device in a satellite. 2. The amount of space occupied by a component on the surface upon which it is mounted. 3. The space on an optical component occupied by a light beam.
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