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An imaging device formed as a monolithic complementary metal oxide semiconductor integrated circuit in an industry standard complementary metal oxide semiconductor process, the integrated circuit including a focal plane array of pixel cells, each one of the cells including a photogate overlying the substrate for accumulating photo-generated charge in an underlying portion of the substrate, a readout circuit including at least an output field effect transistor formed in the substrate, and a charge coupled device section formed on the substrate adjacent the photogate having a sensing node connected to the output transistor and at least one charge coupled device stage for transferring charge from the underlying portion of the substrate to the sensing node.

Title
Active pixel sensor with intra-pixel charge transfer
Application Number
8/188032
Publication Number
5471515
Application Date
January 28, 1994
Publication Date
November 28, 1995
Inventor
Sabrina E Kemeny
LaCrescenta
CA, US
Sunetra Mendis
Pasadena
CA, US
Eric R Fossum
LaCrescenta
CA, US
Agent
Robert M Wallace
Michael L Keller
Assignee
California Institute of Technology
CA, US
IPC
H03K 5/159
H01L 27/02
H01L 27/14
G11C 19/28
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