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Astronomical Applications Of Charge Injection Devices
Author(s): R. S. Aikens; C. R. Lynds; R. E. Nelson
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Paper Abstract

During the past year several types of silicon self-scanning arrays have become available. The Charge Injection Device (CID) which is processed in a 100 x 100 format has been examined in detail and is presently being used on a regular basis at Kitt Peak National Observatory for a special class of astronomical problems. The random address and non destructive readout features make the CID a unique member in the family of array devices. Linearity, MTF, and Quantum Efficiency have been measured and detailed results are given.

Paper Details

Date Published: 27 July 1976
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 0078, Low Light Level Devices for Science and Technolgy, (27 July 1976); doi: 10.1117/12.954782
Show Author Affiliations
R. S. Aikens, Kitt Peak National Observatory (United States)
C. R. Lynds, Kitt Peak National Observatory (United States)
R. E. Nelson, Kitt Peak National Observatory (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0078:
Low Light Level Devices for Science and Technolgy
Charles Freeman, Editor(s)

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