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1. (WO2005120046) IMAGING DEVICE
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Pub. No.:    WO/2005/120046    International Application No.:    PCT/GB2005/002175
Publication Date: 15.12.2005 International Filing Date: 02.06.2005
H04N 3/15 (2006.01)
Applicants: COUNCIL FOR THE CENTRAL LABORATORY OF THE RESEARCH COUNCILS [GB/GB]; Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Chilton, Didcot Oxfordshire OX11 0QX (GB) (For All Designated States Except US).
CROOKS, Jamie [GB/GB]; (GB) (For US Only).
TOWRIE, Mike [GB/GB]; (GB) (For US Only).
TURCHETTA, Renato, Andrea, Danilo [IT/GB]; (GB) (For US Only)
Inventors: CROOKS, Jamie; (GB).
TOWRIE, Mike; (GB).
TURCHETTA, Renato, Andrea, Danilo; (GB)
Agent: PALMER, Jonathan, Richard; BOULT WADE TENNANT, Verulam Gardens, 70 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8BT (GB)
Priority Data:
0412296.6 02.06.2004 GB
Abstract: front page image
(EN)An imaging device comprising an array of pixels fabricated using a microelectronic technology such as CMOS is disclosed. The imaging device provides information regarding rapid increases in incident radiation. The sensor is sensitive to a variable quantity to be imaged, such as visible or non-visible radiation, and a signal representative of the quantity is output. The quantity is measured over a monitoring period, and the timing of the incidence may also be output.
(FR)L'invention concerne un dispositif d'imagerie comprenant un réseau de pixels réalisés par micro-électronique telle que la technologie CMOS. Ce dispositif d'imagerie fournit une information relative à des augmentations rapides de rayonnement incident. Le capteur est sensible à une quantité variable à représenter, telle qu'un rayonnement visible ou invisible, un signal représentant cette quantité étant émis. Ladite quantité est mesurée pendant une période de surveillance, la durée d'incidence pouvant également être produite.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KM, KP, KR, KZ, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LV, MA, MD, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MZ, NA, NG, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PG, PH, PL, PT, RO, RU, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, SY, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, YU, ZA, ZM, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, MC, NL, PL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)