This webpage introduces technical papers that describe the outcomes of the OMRON Group’s R&D activities, as well as the technologies that support its products and services.
In recent years, “IoT (Internet of Things)”, in which all “things” are connected by a network, has attracted attention. In IoT, advanced sensing devices that can process and transmit sensing data are being expected in order to create new services...
- Environmental sensor
- Visual Inspection
2020/03/10~ Trajectory Prediction and Racket Control for Spinning Balls ~We are developing a ping-pong robot “FORPHEUS” that can play table tennis with humans representing the harmony between humans and machines. In order to accurately return the ping-pong ball, the robot must perform the following tasks: predicting the trajectory...
- Kinetic analysis
2019/12/13Accuracy enhancement by optical system and dust collection structureAir pollution by fine particulate matter PM 2.5 is becoming a big topic and increasing people’s interest. PM2.5 sensors are installed in air purifiers in our immediate surroundings vicinity and are also pervasive...
- Air purifier
- Microparticle detection sensor
- High-sensitive photo IC
- Dust collection structure
- High frequency wave filtering
2019/12/13Important considerations for air damping and process stabilityAcoustic sensing technology like speech recognition or noise cancellation has attracted a lot of attention recently. These new applications stimulate the demand for smaller and lower noise MEMS (micro electro-mechanical system)...
- MEMS acoustic sensor
- Slit diaphragm structure
- Reduction of self-noise
- Layout of narrow-pitch openings
- Etching process stabilization technology