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The Multidimensional Integrated Intelligent Imaging project (MI-3)

Allinson, N.; Anaxagoras, T.; Aveyard, J.; Arvanitis, C.; Bates, R.; Blue, A.; Bohndiek, S.; Cabello, J.; Chen, L.; Chen, S.; Clark, A.; Clayton, C.; Cook, E.; Cossins, A.; Crooks, J.; El-Gomati, M.; Evans, P. M.; Faruqi, W.; French, M.; Gow, J.; Greenshaw, T.; Greig, T.; Guerrini, N.; Harris, E. J.; Henderson, R.; Holland, A.; Jeyasundra, G.; Karadaglic, D.; Konstantinidis, A.; Liang, H. X.; Maini, K. M. S.; McMullen, G.; Olivo, A.; O'Shea, V.; Osmond, J.; Ott, R. J.; Prydderch, M.; Qiang, L.; Riley, G.; Royle, G.; Segneri, G.; Speller, R.; Symonds-Tayler, J. R. N.; Triger, S.; Turchetta, R.; Venanzi, C.; Wells, K.; Zha, X. and Zin, H. (2009). The Multidimensional Integrated Intelligent Imaging project (MI-3). Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A, 604(1-2) pp. 196–198.

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MI-3 is a consortium of 11 universities and research laboratories whose mission is to develop complementary metal-oxide semiconductor (CMOS) active pixel sensors (APS) and to apply these sensors to a range of imaging challenges. A range of sensors has been developed: On-Pixel Intelligent CMOS (OPIC)—designed for in-pixel intelligence; FPN—designed to develop novel techniques for reducing fixed pattern noise; HDR—designed to develop novel techniques for increasing dynamic range; Vanilla/PEAPS—with digital and analogue modes and regions of interest, which has also been back-thinned; Large Area Sensor (LAS)—a novel, stitched LAS; and eLeNA—which develops a range of low noise pixels. Applications being developed include autoradiography, a gamma camera system, radiotherapy verification, tissue diffraction imaging, X-ray phase-contrast imaging, DNA sequencing and electron microscopy.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2009 Elsevier B.V.
ISSN: 0168-9002
Keywords: active pixel sensors; complementary metal-oxide semiconductor
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Item ID: 30962
Depositing User: Thomas Greig
Date Deposited: 05 Jan 2012 15:37
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2018 09:59
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