Vision Ventures announced Dr. Chris Yates (Image) as new director. The addition strengthens Vision Ventures to meet the growing interest in machine vision from industry and financial investors. In the new position, Dr. Yates will work with the existing team to support corporate transactions for customer projects on both buy and sell side. He previously held the position of Director Advanced Technology of the Safety & Sensing Unit at Rockwell Automation and is also the current president of the EMVA.
The Vial Scanner by Schäfter+Kirchhoff (www.sukhamburg.com) was developped for the in-situ imaging of Drosophila pupae and for automated measurement of their size.