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NICMOS flight hardware 256 x 256 MCT detector array configuration
Author(s): John G. Poksheva; Leonard R. Tocci; Mark C. Farris; Stephanie E. Tallarico
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Paper Abstract

Features of the flight hardware version of the NICMOS 256 X 256 mercury-cadmium- telluride (MCT) detector array for the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) are presented and described. Detector flowdown requirements for flight production are reviewed and discussed. Detector cross section and array architecture features are analyzed in relation to quantum efficiency and crosstalk behavior. Features of the charge integration scheme employed are analyzed in assessing dynamic range.

Paper Details

Date Published: 20 October 1993
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 1946, Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation, (20 October 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.158668
Show Author Affiliations
John G. Poksheva, Rockwell International Corp. (United States)
Leonard R. Tocci, Rockwell International Corp. (United States)
Mark C. Farris, Rockwell International Corp. (United States)
Stephanie E. Tallarico, Rockwell International Corp. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1946:
Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation
Albert M. Fowler, Editor(s)

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