Saturday, October 10, 2009

CCD co-inventors share Nobel prize

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has recognized the work of Willard S. Boyle and George E. Smith as co-inventors of the CCD image sensor. And the work of Charles Kuen Kao for his work in fiber optics, that now provides the means for our high speed communication today.

Here's a link to the Nobel Prize website.

Here's a link to The Imaging Resource website that has a good article

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