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High speed infrared imaging system and method

United States Patent

July 31, 2001
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A system and method for radiation detection with an increased frame rate. A semi-parallel processing configuration is used to process a row or column of pixels in a focal-plane array in parallel to achieve a processing rate up to and greater than 1 million frames per second.
Zehnder; Alan T. (Ithaca, NY), Rosakis; Ares J. (Altadena, CA), Ravichandran; G. (Arcadia, CA)
California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, CA)
09/ 087,735
May 29, 1998
ORIGIN OF THE INVENTION The United States Government has certain rights in this invention pursuant to the following grants from the National Science Foundation Grant No. CTS-9512517, Office of Naval Research Grant No. N00014-95-1-0453, and the Department of Energy Grant No. DE-FG03-95-ER14560.