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JANESICK CONTINUATION PAGE

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Patents by James R. Janesick:

http://www.patents.justia.com/inventor/james-r-janesick
http://www.patents.justia.com/inventor/james-janesick
http://www.patents.justia.com/inventor/jim-janesick
http://www.patents.justia.com/inventor/james-robert-janesick


Descriptions of Patents


Books by James R. Janesick:


Photosensor with Enhanced Quantum Efficiency
Patent  Number: 4,022,740
http://ntrs.nasa.gov/archive/nasa/casi.ntrs.nasa.gov/20080005928.pdf

Multipinned Phase Charge-Coupled Device
Patent Number US 4963952 A
http://www.google.com/patents/US4963952


References

http://vmacro.blogspot.com/2009/10/inventors-of-ccd-camera-chip-share.html


http://www.phy.duke.edu/%7Ekolena/sky_on_a_chip.pdf


http://www.laserfocusworld.com/articles/print/volume-44/issue-7/features/cmos-detectors-scientific-monolithic-cmos-imagers-come-of-age.html



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EVOLUTIONARY / EXPERIMENTAL IMAGERS

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