Chapter 24. Amorphous Silicon Digital X-Ray Imaging

  1. Lewis Fraas1 and
  2. Larry Partain2
  1. Richard Colbeth

Published Online: 4 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470636886.ch24

Solar Cells and their Applications, Second Edition, Second Edition

Solar Cells and their Applications, Second Edition, Second Edition

How to Cite

Colbeth, R. (2010) Amorphous Silicon Digital X-Ray Imaging, in Solar Cells and their Applications, Second Edition, Second Edition (eds L. Fraas and L. Partain), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470636886.ch24

Editor Information

  1. 1

    JX Crystals Inc., Issaquah, WA, USA

  2. 2

    Varian Medical Systems, Mountain View, CA, USA

Author Information

  1. Varian Medical Systems, Mountain View, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 11 OCT 2010

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Microwave and Optical Engineering

Book Series Editors:

  1. Kai Chang

Series Editor Information

  1. Texas A&M University, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470446331

Online ISBN: 9780470636886

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Keywords:

  • amorphous silicon digital X-ray imaging;
  • electronics architecture;
  • equivalent circuits, explaining resistance-independent kTC noise

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Why a-Si?

  • Detector Construction

  • The p-i-n/TFT Pixel

  • Electronics Architecture

  • Noise

  • LAG and Gain Effect

  • Alternative Architectures

  • Summary

  • Abbreviations

  • References