TITLE

photosite

PUB. DATE
December 2015
SOURCE
Computer Desktop Encyclopedia;2015, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
(1) One color pixel in a CCD or CMOS sensor. See CCD sensor and CMOS sensor.
ACCESSION #
111853879

 

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