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CMOS Imager With 1024 SPADs and TDCs for Single-Photon Timing and 3-D Time-of-Flight
We present a CMOS imager consisting of 32×32 smart pixels, each one able to detect single photons in the 300-900 nm wavelength range and to perform both photon-counting and photon-timing operationsExpand
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A High-Linearity, 17 ps Precision Time-to-Digital Converter Based on a Single-Stage Vernier Delay Loop Fine Interpolation
This paper presents a time-to-digital converter (TDC) architecture capable of reaching high-precision and high-linearity with moderate area occupation per measurement channel. The architecture isExpand
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Hindering biofilm formation with zosteric acid
The antifoulant, zosteric acid, was synthesized using a non-patented process. Zosteric acid at 500 mg l−1 caused a reduction of bacterial (Escherichia coli, Bacillus cereus) and fungal (AspergillusExpand
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Low-noise and large-area CMOS SPADs with timing response free from slow tails
  • D. Bronzi, F. Villa, +8 authors U. Paschen
  • Computer Science, Materials Science
  • Proceedings of the European Solid-State Device…
  • 12 November 2012
This paper reports the design and the characterization of Single-Photon Avalanche Diodes (SPADs) fabricated in a standard 0.35 μm CMOS technology aimed at very low noise and sharp timing response. WeExpand
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SPAD Figures of Merit for Photon-Counting, Photon-Timing, and Imaging Applications: A Review
Single-photon avalanche diodes (SPADs) emerged as the most suitable photodetectors for both single-photon counting and photon-timing applications. Different complementary metal-oxide-semiconductorExpand
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100 000 Frames/s 64 × 32 Single-Photon Detector Array for 2-D Imaging and 3-D Ranging
We report on the design and characterization of a multipurpose 64 × 32 CMOS single-photon avalanche diode (SPAD) array. The chip is fabricated in a high-voltage 0.35-μm CMOS technology and consistsExpand
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Photon-efficient imaging with a single-photon camera
Reconstructing a scene's 3D structure and reflectivity accurately with an active imaging system operating in low-light-level conditions has wide-ranging applications, spanning biological imaging toExpand
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SPAD Smart Pixel for Time-of-Flight and Time-Correlated Single-Photon Counting Measurements
We present a smart pixel based on a single-photon avalanche diode (SPAD) for advanced time-of-flight (TOF) and time-correlated single photon counting (TCSPC) applications, fabricated in aExpand
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Fast Sensing and Quenching of CMOS SPADs for Minimal Afterpulsing Effects
We present a single-photon avalanche diode (SPAD) front-end circuitry, in a cost-effective 0.35 μm CMOS technology, for single-photon detection in the visible wavelength range, aimed at speeding upExpand
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Ultra high-throughput single molecule spectroscopy with a 1024 pixel SPAD
Single-molecule spectroscopy is a powerful approach to measuring molecular properties such as size, brightness, conformation, and binding constants. Due to the low concentrations in theExpand
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