COGNEX CORPORATION

Patent Owner

Follow Compare Add to Portfolio 3Status Updates

Stats

Details

Patent Activity in the Last 10 Years

Technologies

Intl Class Technology Matters Rank in Class
 
 
 
G06K RECOGNITION OF DATA; PRESENTATION OF DATA; RECORD CARRIERS; HANDLING RECORD CARRIERS 23947
 
 
 
H04N PICTORIAL COMMUNICATION, e.g. TELEVISION 80145
 
 
 
G06T IMAGE DATA PROCESSING OR GENERATION, IN GENERAL 4385
 
 
 
G02B OPTICAL ELEMENTS, SYSTEMS, OR APPARATUS 26168
 
 
 
G06F ELECTRIC DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING 26402
 
 
 
G01B MEASURING LENGTH, THICKNESS OR SIMILAR LINEAR DIMENSIONS; MEASURING ANGLES; MEASURING AREAS; MEASURING IRREGULARITIES OF SURFACES OR CONTOURS2077
 
 
 
G01N INVESTIGATING OR ANALYSING MATERIALS BY DETERMINING THEIR CHEMICAL OR PHYSICAL PROPERTIES 10184
 
 
 
G03B APPARATUS OR ARRANGEMENTS FOR TAKING PHOTOGRAPHS OR FOR PROJECTING OR VIEWING THEM; APPARATUS OR ARRANGEMENTS EMPLOYING ANALOGOUS TECHNIQUES USING WAVES OTHER THAN OPTICAL WAVES; ACCESSORIES THEREFOR 990
 
 
 
G01C MEASURING DISTANCES, LEVELS OR BEARINGS; SURVEYING; NAVIGATION; GYROSCOPIC INSTRUMENTS; PHOTOGRAMMETRY OR VIDEOGRAMMETRY 695
 
 
 
B25J MANIPULATORS; CHAMBERS PROVIDED WITH MANIPULATION DEVICES 447

Top Patents (by citation)

Upgrade to the Premium Level to View Top Patents for this Owner. Learn More

Recent Publications

Publication # Title Filing Date Pub Date Intl Class
2017/0032,537 MACHINE VISION SYSTEM CALIBRATIONJul 27, 16Feb 02, 17[H04N, G06T]
2017/0023,353 HANDHELD APPARATUS FOR QUANTIFYING COMPONENT FEATURESMar 14, 16Jan 26, 17[G01B, G06K]
2017/0023,780 CATADIOPTRIC PROJECTOR SYSTEMS, DEVICES, AND METHODSMay 09, 16Jan 26, 17[H04N, G02B, G06T, G01B]
2017/0024,633 TRAINABLE HANDHELD OPTICAL CHARACTER RECOGNITION SYSTEMS AND METHODSOct 16, 15Jan 26, 17[H04N, G06K]
2017/0026,499 OPTICAL ACCESSORY FOR ATTACHMENT TO MOBILE DEVICEOct 05, 16Jan 26, 17[H04M, G06F, H04B, G06K]
2016/0379,351 USING 3D VISION FOR AUTOMATED INDUSTRIAL INSPECTIONJun 24, 16Dec 29, 16[G06T]
2016/0381,264 ILLUMINATION ASSEMBLYJun 24, 16Dec 29, 16[H04N, G02B, F21V]
2016/0305,871 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ACQUIRING IMAGES OF SURFACE TEXTUREApr 14, 15Oct 20, 16[H04N, G02B, G01N]
2016/0307,018 Tuning Process for a Handheld ScannerApr 18, 16Oct 20, 16[G06K]
2016/0300,090 AIMER ACCESSORY FOR CAPTURING A CODED IMAGEApr 08, 15Oct 13, 16[G06K]

View all Publication..

Recent Patents

Patent # Title Filing Date Issue Date Intl Class
9569850 System and method for automatically determining pose of a shapeOct 15, 14Feb 14, 17[G06T, G06K]
9562760 Spatially self-similar patterned illumination for depth imagingMar 10, 15Feb 07, 17[G06T, G01B]
9550280 Tool for installing and removing threaded camera lensesMar 27, 12Jan 24, 17[G03B, B25B, H01J]
9554094 System and method for determining a displaced substrate with a vision systemMar 12, 13Jan 24, 17[H04N]
9542732 Efficient image transformationApr 03, 15Jan 10, 17[G06T]
9533418 Methods and apparatus for practical 3D vision systemMay 29, 09Jan 03, 17[G06T, B25J, G06K]
9536124 Integrated illumination assembly for symbology readerApr 10, 15Jan 03, 17[F21V, G06K]
9513458 Carrier frame and circuit board for an electronic device with lens backlash reductionDec 06, 13Dec 06, 16[H04N, G02B]
9488469 System and method for high-accuracy measurement of object surface displacement using a laser displacement sensorApr 21, 14Nov 08, 16[G01B]
9465962 Method and apparatus for verifying two dimensional mark qualityOct 11, 11Oct 11, 16[G06F, G06K]

View all patents..

Expired/Abandoned/Withdrawn Patents

Patent # Title Status Filing Date Issue/Pub Date Intl Class
2015/0251,227 AIR FLOW MECHANISM FOR IMAGE CAPTURE AND VISION SYSTEMSABANMar 10, 14Sep 10, 15[H04N, G03B, B08B]
2014/0177,938 System and Method for Identifying Defects in a MaterialABANFeb 27, 14Jun 26, 14[G06T]
2014/0119,661 Mark Reader Configured to Prioritize ImagesABANAug 29, 13May 01, 14[G06K]
2014/0050,387 System and Method for Machine Vision InspectionABANAug 17, 12Feb 20, 14[G06K]
2013/0073,847 ENCRYPTION AUTHENTICATION OF DATA TRANSMITTED FROM MACHINE VISION TOOLSABANSep 12, 12Mar 21, 13[H04L]
2011/0317,907 Optimized Distribution of Machine Vision ProcessingABANJun 13, 11Dec 29, 11[G06K]
2011/0314,385 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PRODUCING GRAPHICAL MACHINE VISION CONTENT FOR DISTRIBUTION VIA A NETWORKABANJun 13, 11Dec 22, 11[G06F]
2010/0199,475 System and method for utilizing a linear sensorABANFeb 06, 09Aug 12, 10[D06C]
2009/0174,773 Camera diagnosticsABANJul 29, 08Jul 09, 09[H04N, G06K]
2009/0108,073 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ALIGNING A CODE AND A READER WITHOUT DISPLAYING A BACKGROUND IMAGEABANOct 31, 07Apr 30, 09[G06K]
7088862 Fast high-accuracy multi-dimensional pattern inspectionExpiredNov 10, 03Aug 08, 06[G06K]
6829371 Auto-setup of a video safety curtain systemExpiredNov 30, 00Dec 07, 04[G06K]
6819779 Lane detection system and apparatusExpiredNov 22, 00Nov 16, 04[G06K]
6801649 Method and apparatus for determining a reference point of a bottle bottom in an imageExpiredJan 30, 01Oct 05, 04[G06K]
6718074 Method and apparatus for inspection for under-resolved features in digital imagesExpiredJun 02, 00Apr 06, 04[H04N, G06T, G06K]
6714670 Methods and apparatuses to determine the state of elementsExpiredMay 19, 99Mar 30, 04[G06K]
6701005 Method and apparatus for three-dimensional object segmentationExpiredApr 29, 00Mar 02, 04[G06K]
6608647 Methods and apparatus for charge coupled device image acquisition with independent integration and readoutExpiredMay 29, 98Aug 19, 03[H04N]
6341878 Method and apparatus for providing uniform diffuse illumination to a surfaceExpiredAug 31, 99Jan 29, 02[F21V]
6325288 Self-contained scanning and verifying apparatus with movably mounted scanning unitExpiredAug 09, 99Dec 04, 01[G06K]

View all patents..

Top Inventors for This Owner

Upgrade to the Premium Level to View Top Inventors for this Owner. Learn More

We are sorry but your current selection exceeds the maximum number of comparisons () for this membership level. Upgrade to our Level for up to -1 comparisons!

We are sorry but your current selection exceeds the maximum number of portfolios (0) for this membership level. Upgrade to our Level for up to -1 portfolios!.