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Use Of Charge-Coupled Device (CCD) Detectors For Imaging In The Vacuum Ultraviolet
Author(s): Donald Michels; Paul Burstein
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Paper Abstract

Two systems based on charge-coupled device (CCD) arrays have been designed and tested for image detection at vacuum ultraviolet wavelengths. A camera using a CCD in conjunction with a microchannel plate image intensifier was developed and qualified for space flight. A second camera system uses a thinned, back-illuminated CCD for direct detection of extreme ultraviolet radiation. A space qualified version of this camera is currently under development. Both systems produce images of excellent quality, with very high photometric sensitivity.

Paper Details

Date Published: 9 November 1981
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 0279, Ultraviolet and Vacuum Ultraviolet Systems, (9 November 1981); doi: 10.1117/12.965716
Show Author Affiliations
Donald Michels, Naval Research Laboratory (United States)
Paul Burstein, American Science and Engineering (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0279:
Ultraviolet and Vacuum Ultraviolet Systems
William R. Hunter, Editor(s)

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