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Audrey Boucher-Genesse

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Audrey aims to demystify automation and robotics for manufacturers. She uses her experience as an application engineer in automated visual inspection to conduct training, write articles and give seminars to raise awareness on how automation can benefit a shop floor.

What Is a TRL?

Have you ever heard the terms ‘early adopter’ or ‘technology enthusiast’? Do you have some of them in your close circle? I myself am surrounded by those :) 

Audrey Boucher-Genesse
By Audrey Boucher-Genesse
on Sep 7, 2016 7:00:00 AM
   
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What Is a TRL?

Have you ever heard the terms ‘early adopter’ or ‘technology enthusiast’? Do you have some of them in your close circle? I...

Audrey Boucher-Genesse
By Audrey Boucher-Genesse
on Sep 7, 2016 7:00:00 AM
Light: the Key to a Successful Machine Vision Application

Have you integrated a vision system lately, and noticed some changes in its performance from one day to another?  One tends...

Audrey Boucher-Genesse
By Audrey Boucher-Genesse
on Aug 23, 2016 7:00:00 AM
5 Ways to Ease the Automation of a Process

Automating has seemed like a tremendous task so far?  Some projects were easy, others were a hassle?  Here are some tricks...

Audrey Boucher-Genesse
By Audrey Boucher-Genesse
on Aug 8, 2016 7:00:00 AM
4 Mistakes to Avoid When Automating a Process

We all make mistakes at some point or another.  Here are some reminders on what you want to avoid when automating a...

Audrey Boucher-Genesse
By Audrey Boucher-Genesse
on Jul 26, 2016 7:00:00 AM
Dancing With the Robots

A few years back, as I was thinking of projects that would raise interest in technology for young girls, I thought of my own...

Audrey Boucher-Genesse
By Audrey Boucher-Genesse
on Jul 20, 2016 7:00:00 AM
How to Configure Your 2D Vision System Correctly

So you have all your material in hand: a camera, a lens, a light source.  Now you need to figure out how to configure this. ...

Audrey Boucher-Genesse
By Audrey Boucher-Genesse
on Jul 14, 2016 7:00:00 AM
1D, 2D, 3D... What Kind of Vision System Should I Use for My Application?

Our brain is so used to see images in 3D, or 2D, that we tend to think this is what we need when shopping around for an...

Audrey Boucher-Genesse
By Audrey Boucher-Genesse
on Jul 4, 2016 7:00:00 AM
How to Optimize my Robot Camera?

Whether you have already automated a process and want to improve it, or you’re looking to automate another process, you...

Audrey Boucher-Genesse
By Audrey Boucher-Genesse
on Jun 27, 2016 7:00:00 AM
Automating a Station? You Might Have to Rethink It.

When things are done either manually or automatically these processes can be very similar or radically different. However,...

Audrey Boucher-Genesse
By Audrey Boucher-Genesse
on Apr 4, 2016 7:00:00 AM
 
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