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Noise measurement of micromachined bolometers
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Paper Abstract

The full characterization of a detector requires the calculation of the detectivity (D*), based on responsivity and noise equivalent power measurement. In this paper we present a system, developed for noise measurements of micromachined bolometers designed and produced at the VTT Electronics. Measurement results are presented and some ideas for improvement of the developed measuring system, are discussed.

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Date Published: 30 April 1999
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 3730, Optoelectronic and Electronic Sensors III, (30 April 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.346860
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Pawel Wierzba, Technical Univ. of Gdansk (Poland)
Pentti Karioja, VTT Electronics (Finland)
Harri K. Kopola, VTT Electronics (Finland)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3730:
Optoelectronic and Electronic Sensors III
Antoni Nowakowski; Bogdan Chachulski, Editor(s)

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