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ASTEROID: A 64 channel ASIC for source follower readout of DEPFET arrays for X-ray astronomy
Abstract The 64 channel ASTEROID ASIC has been developed to readout DEPFET Macro-Pixel Arrays operated in source follower mode. In particular ASTEROID will be coupled with the DEPFET Macro-PixelExpand
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VERITAS 2.0 a multi-channel readout ASIC suitable for the DEPFET arrays of the WFI for Athena
VERITAS 2.0 is a multi-channel readout ASIC for pnCCDs and DEPFET arrays. The main chip application is the readout of the DEPFET pixel arrays of the Wide Field Imager for the Athena mission. EveryExpand
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Area minimization of redundant CORDIC pipeline architectures
The CORDIC algorithm is used in many fields of signal processing for computation of elementary functions. Its main advantages are versatility and simplicity. When implemented in a word parallelExpand
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DCE3 - An universal real-time clustering engine
In this paper we describe an universal algorithm for data clustering on hardware level. By utilization of a software-inspired hardware architecture, the clustering task can be executed by a dataExpand
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ASTEROID: A new 64 channel ASIC for source follower based readout of the MIXS DEPFET arrays on BepiColombo
ASTEROID is a new 64 channel ASIC developed to read out a DEPFET macropixel array. This sensor will be part of the MIXS instrument that will be used in the ESA's BepiColombo Mercury explorationExpand
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VERITAS: A 128-Channel ASIC for the Readout of pnCCDs and DEPFET Arrays for X-Ray Imaging, Spectroscopy and XFEL Applications
VERITAS (VErsatile Readout based on Integrated Trapezoidal Analog Shapers) is the first 128-channel ASIC developed to read out both the pnCCDs and the DEPFET arrays produced at theExpand
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Performance of ASTEROID: A 64 channel ASIC for source follower readout of DEPFET matrices for X-ray astronomy
We present the complete 64 channel version of the ASTEROID ASIC, developed to readout DEPFET Macro-Pixel Arrays operated in source follower mode. These sensors have been designed for the X-RayExpand
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DEPFET Active Pixel Detectors for a Future Linear $e^{+}e^{-}$ Collider
The DEPFET collaboration develops highly granular, ultra-transparent active pixel detectors for high-performance vertex reconstruction at future collider experiments. The characterization of detectorExpand
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Fast triggering in high-energy physics experiments using hardware neural networks
High-energy physics experiments require high-speed triggering systems capable of performing complex pattern recognition at rates of Megahertz to Gigahertz. Neural networks implemented in hardwareExpand
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First Readout of a 64 $\times$ 64 DEPFET Matrix With VELA Circuit
The new advancements in low-noise X-Ray detection pave the way to new space missions for deep space investigation like IXO. The concept of APS (Active Pixel Sensor) devices based on DEPFET (DepletedExpand
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