Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
What is a Patent for Calibration module for image sensor, image sensor and method for calibrating crosstalk within image sensor
1. Technical Field
Examples of embodiments concern image sensors, specifically, calibration software for image sensors images, image sensors and methods of calibrating crosstalk in the image sensors.
2. Description of Related Art
An electronic device known as an image sensor converts a photo (e.g. light) that is reflected back by the subject into an electrical signal. Thus, image sensors are used extensively in electronic devices that are portable, such as digital cameras mobile phones, and other. Image sensors can generally be divided into two kinds: charged coupled device (CCD), image sensors, and complementary metal oxide semiconductors (CMOS) images sensors. CCD image sensors are more expensive than the CMOS sensors. CCD image sensors have many advantages, such as less manufacturing costs, lower energy consumption and the ease of integration with peripheral circuits. Image sensors with various configurations have been utilized in recent years.Click here to view the patent on USPTO website.
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