Dick Bredthauer Collection†
Comments from ImageSensors.org
I am pleased that ImageSensors.org can archive these historical documents on our website as a service to the image sensor community.† These documents come from Dr. Richard Bredthauer.
On a personal note, when I was an Assistant Professor at Columbia in New York, Dick, then with Ford Aeronutronics in Newport Beach, California, generously offered to run a mask set and make CCDs for my students at Columbia.† Several Ph.D.ís owe their experimental devices to Dick, including Sabrina Kemeny (later of JPL and co-founder of Photobit), and Sayed Eid (later of AT&T Bell Labs and Alexandria University, Photobit and Forza Silicon).† I also add my thanks for fabricating my own experiments on wire transfer and CCD ADC/DAC on the same mask set.
-E.R. Fossum, President, ImageSensors Inc.† May 2011
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