Navigation Links
Forza Silicon Announces High Dynamic Range CMOS Sensor Development
Date:6/22/2010

Fabless Semiconductor Company is in Joint Development with Leading Image Sensor Foundry

(PRWEB) June 22, 2010 -- Forza Silicon Corporation announced today that it is in a joint development effort with a leading image sensor foundry to bring to market the next generation of high dynamic range CMOS image sensors.

Forza Silicon Corporation Chief Technology Officer, Daniel Van Blerkom, PhD, and his associates recently released an article evaluating the pros and cons of various high dynamic range approaches for CMOS image sensors. The article appeared in the June 1, 2010 edition of Laser Focus World:
http://www.optoiq.com/index/photonics-technologies-applications/lfw-display/lfw-article-display/1076284207/articles/laser-focus-world/volume-46/issue-6/features/cmos-detectors__new.html

“These techniques all require extensive modifications to the traditional pixel design that can lead to degradations in sensitivity and dark-current performance. Modulating the integration time instead of the conversion gain can reduce the pixel modifications required” said Dr. Van Blerkom.“The next generation of HDR image sensors will require customization and optimization of the pixel, analog signal chain, and the image processing algorithms. We are happy to announce our co-operation with our foundry partner to develop this sensor IP.”

Forza demonstrated an image-aware tone-mapped image set in its labs in Pasadena, California, which represents a close approximation of how a natural scene looks to the human eye.

About Forza Silicon
Forza is a privately held fabless semiconductor company, specializing in high-resolution, high-speed CMOS image sensors, high-speed communication chips, high resolution data converters and high speed serial interface custom IP blocks. More information can be found at www.forzasilicon.com.

# # #

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2010/06/prweb4173794.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related biology technology :

1. Forza Silicon Achieves ISO 9001 Certification
2. Nanotube forests grown on silicon chips for future computers, electronics
3. Worlds most complex silicon phased-array chip developed at UC-San Diego
4. Align Technology, Inc. Ranked 23rd in Deloittes Technology Fast 50 Program for Silicon Valley Scientific & Medical Equipment, and Bio-Technology Companies
5. Job-related stress: NIST demonstrates fatigue effects in silicon
6. Move over, silicon: Advances pave way for powerful carbon-based electronics
7. UDs Appelbaum wins NSF Career Award for research on silicon spintronics
8. UCT Specialties (Formerly Petrarch) Announces the Release of Their New Product Guides for Silanes, Silicones, Platinum Catalyst and Glass Coatings
9. UM physicists show electrons can travel over 100 times faster in graphene than in silicon
10. Foldable and stretchable, silicon circuits conform to many shapes
11. The future of computing -- carbon nanotubes and superconductors to replace the silicon chip
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Forza Silicon Announces High Dynamic Range CMOS Sensor Development 
(Date:10/9/2017)... Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) , ... October 09, 2017 ... ... of Kindred, a four-tiered line of medical marijuana products targeting the needs of ... production and packaging of Kindred takes place in Phoenix, Arizona. , As operators ...
(Date:10/7/2017)... Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) , ... ... ... than 15 years’ experience providing advanced instruments and applications consulting for microscopy ... the in-house expertise in application consulting, Nanoscience Analytical offers a broad range ...
(Date:10/7/2017)... , Oct. 6, 2017  The 2017 Nobel ... three scientists, Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank ... in cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) have helped ... the structural biology community. The winners worked with ... now routinely produce highly resolved, three-dimensional images of ...
(Date:10/6/2017)... ... October 06, 2017 , ... On ... and webinar on INSIGhT, the first-ever adaptive clinical trial for glioblastoma (GBM). The ... The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:5/23/2017)... , May 23, 2017  Hunova, the first robotic gym for ... has been officially launched in Genoa, Italy . The ... and the USA . The technology was ... the market by the IIT spin-off Movendo Technology thanks to a 10 ... Multimedia News Release, please click: ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... 19, 2017 The global military ... is marked by the presence of several large global ... by five major players - 3M Cogent, NEC Corporation, ... for nearly 61% of the global military biometric market ... the global military biometrics market boast global presence, which ...
(Date:4/11/2017)... , April 11, 2017 Crossmatch®, ... secure authentication solutions, today announced that it has ... Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) to develop next-generation ... program. "Innovation has been a driving ... Thor program will allow us to innovate and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):