Accession Number:

ADA034240

Title:

An Evaluation of Charged-Coupled Devices Technology.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Aug 75-Sep 76,

Corporate Author:

ROME AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER GRIFFISS AFB N Y

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

338.0

Abstract:

The principles of operation of charged-coupled devices CCDs are presented and the variety of structural forms currently used are described along with processing methods. The capabilities and limitations of CCDs and their input and output circuits are discussed. The uses of CCDs as digital circuits, as analog circuits and as image sensors are outlined. The report concludes with an overall evaluation of CCD technology. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE