TITLE

Mars Rover imager company designs world's largest CCD with 111m pixels

AUTHOR(S)
Bush, Steve
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Electronics Weekly;6/28/2006, Issue 2247, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the first charge coupled device (CDD) image sensor with more than 100 million pixels has been developed by Dalsa Semiconductor. The CDD image sensor--STA 1600--has been designed for the U.S. Navy's astronomy department. STA 1600 is designed to operate between -120 and -90°C that is mounted on an invar carrier.
ACCESSION #
21842164

 

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