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US20110115954 SPARSE COLOR PIXEL ARRAY WITH PIXEL SUBSTITUTES  
An image sensor is disclosed for capturing a color image, including a two-dimensional array of pixels having a plurality of minimal repeating units wherein each repeating unit is composed of eight...
US20140184862 EXTENDED DYNAMIC RANGE IN COLOR IMAGERS  
A digital color imager providing an extended luminance range, an improved color implementation and enabling a method for an easy transformation into another color space having luminance as a...
US20130016258 DETERMINATION OF OPTIMAL DIAMETERS FOR NANOWIRES  
Methods of optimizing the diameters of nanowire photodiode light sensors. The method includes comparing the response of nanowire photodiode pixels having predetermined diameters with standard...
US20150092092 IMAGING ELEMENT AND IMAGING DEVICE  
An imaging element having a plurality of pixel cells which is arranged in a row direction and a column direction which is perpendicular to the row direction in a lattice, in which two adjacent...
US20150201138 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE AND CAMERA SYSTEM  
According to one embodiment, a solid-state imaging device comprises a pixel array wherein unit patterns are placed repeatedly the unit pattern along vertical and horizontal directions. The unit...
US20140104464 Imaging Using Offsetting Accumulations  
An imaging system includes a sensor array of sensor elements and plural accumulator sets of accumulators. Switches alternatively route detections from a respective sensor element to different...
US20070058055 Solid-state imaging device, manufacturing method for solid-state imaging device, and camera using the same  
A solid-state imaging device includes a plurality of light-receiving units two-dimensionally arrayed in a semiconductor substrate, a filter unit operable to transmit incident lights of selected...
US20150002635 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, IMAGING APPARATUS, AND DRIVING METHOD OF A SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE  
A solid-state imaging device 5 is equipped with sets of pixel cells 53(1)-53(4), each set assuming a Bayer arrangement. A G pixel cell 53(2) is located right-adjacent to a G pixel cell 53(1). A G...
US20070002153 Hue preservation  
A method and apparatus for hue preservation under digital exposure control by preserving color component ratios on a pixel by pixel basis.
US20140313378 Fixed Pattern Noise Removal Method  
A fixed pattern noise removal method for an image sensor includes steps of calculating each compensation value corresponding to each pixel column according to a plurality of compensation pixel...
US20140104466 METHOD OF OPERATING A CMOS IMAGER USING COLOR INTERPOLATION  
An imager has first and second photosensitive sites and an interpolator located in a semiconductor substrate. The first photosensitive site is configured to receive light having a spectral...
US20050275736 Advanced chroma enhancement  
To improve the color performance, disclosed herein are advanced methods for improving chroma accuracy, by reducing the color difference between reproduced colors and human perceptual responses, as...
US20110205409 COLOR INTERPOLATION  
An imager has first and second photosensitive sites and an interpolator located in a semiconductor substrate. The first photosensitive site is configured to receive light having a spectral...
US20150009373 IMAGING ELEMENT AND IMAGING APPARATUS  
A solid-state imaging element includes pixel cells in which apertures of light shielding films are off-centered in opposite directions. The pixel cells includes a pixel cell which detects a R...
US20150256771 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE  
According to one embodiment, a solid-state imaging device includes an ADC circuit configured to AD-convert signal components read from first pixels, based on a comparison result with a reference...
US20060146152 Image sensor with built-in ISP and dual camera system  
A dual camera system includes a first bayer sensor block for outputting an external bayer image data constituted with photosensitive values of respective photosensitive cells which are sensitive...
US20050225655 Solid-state color image pickup apparatus with a wide dynamic range, and digital camera on which the solid-state image pickup apparatus is mounted  
A solid-state color image pickup apparatus comprises a plurality of pixels, wherein said plurality of pixels are arranged to form an array pattern comprising a first checkered pattern and a second...
US20110279716 COMPOSITE IMAGING ELEMENT AND IMAGING DEVICE EQUIPPED WITH SAME  
A composite imaging element is provided that includes a first imaging element and a second imaging element. The first imaging element has a plurality of first opto-electrical conversion parts, a...
US20140049668 IMAGING DEVICE AND IMAGING METHOD  
An imaging device includes a control unit provided to perform first control or second control on the same type of plural pixel rows as phase difference pixel rows which are arranged in parallel in...
US20070126894 Method for calculating color correction  
A device and a method for color data correction during color data transmission from a pickup device to an output device. Raw data of the pickup device are converted to uncorrected interim color...
US20060215048 Single plate-type color solid-state image sensing device  
A color solid-state image sensing device including: a semiconductor substrate having a surface portion where high density impurity regions connected to signal reading circuits respectively are...
US20140307139 IMAGING ELEMENT AND IMAGING APPARATUS  
It is an imaging element in which pixels which are photoelectric conversion elements are placed at respective square lattice positions, in which, when, in a predetermined region where pixels of...
US20120147229 TWO-BY-TWO PIXEL STRUCTURE IN AN IMAGING SYSTEM-ON-CHIP  
The claimed subject matter provides systems and/or methods that facilitate mitigating an impact resulting from mismatch between signal chains in a CMOS imaging System-on-Chip (iSoC) sensor....
US20050225654 Thin color camera  
A color camera includes at least three sub-cameras, each sub-camera having an imaging lens, a color filter, and an array of detectors, The color camera combines images from the three sub-cameras...
US20070146512 Imaging apparatus provided with imaging device having sensitivity in visible and infrared regions  
An imaging apparatus includes: a first pixel which receives both visible light and infrared light, and a second pixel which receives infrared light, both pixels being formed on an imaging device;...
US20080030602 COLOR SIGNAL GENERATING CIRCUIT, METHOD AND COLOR SIGNAL SYNTHESIZING CIRCUIT  
OSD data YD includes a color designating signal As and a color changing signal Ex. When a color register number is designated by the color designating signal As, a color storage unit 41 outputs an...
US20070030366 Selective pixel binning and averaging based on scene illuminant  
A method for reading out pixel values for a two dimensional array, the method includes the steps of periodically combining at least two pixel values of a same first color in a first dimension of...
US20050206755 Solid-state imaging device  
A solid-state imaging device provided by stacking a photoelectric conversion element is provided with a semiconductor substrate having a signal readout circuit and a photoelectric conversion...
US20100141771 Multi-Spectrum Sensing Device And Manufacturing Methods Thereof  
A multi-spectrum sensing device comprises a top layer and a bottom layer. The top layer comprises sensing pixels for sensing a first group of colors. The bottom layer comprises sensing pixels for...
US20070171290 Pixel patterns  
The invention discloses an array of pixels to be arranged in electronic color imaging devices, where the risk of aliasing is reduced by arranging the pixels in the array according to irregular...
US20130044244 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE AND IMAGING APPARATUS  
A solid-state imaging device includes a plurality of pairs of a first photoelectric conversion element and a second photoelectric conversion element which have different spectral sensitivity...
US20070159541 Single camera multi-spectral imager  
An imaging system has a single focal plane array that does not require the precise alignment of multiple cameras relative to one another. It incorporates a multi-band, band pass filter that...
US20070195181 Electronic image pickup apparatus and electronic image pickup method  
An electronic image pickup apparatus comprises a color image pickup element having a plurality of drive modes including at least the first drive mode and the second drive mode. The...
US20150201174 SPECTRAL IMAGING SYSTEM  
An embodiment of the invention provides a spectral imager for imaging a scene comprising a semiconductor photosensor comprising light sensitive pixels and a power source that applies voltage to...
US20070285541 Solid-state imaging apparatus, imaging method, and imaging system  
A solid-state imaging apparatus 10 includes a solid-state imaging device 40, and a color filter 16 constituted of a first color filter 16a (first filter) and a second color filter 16b (second...
US20110317046 MISSING PIXEL ARRAY  
An active pixel sensor (APS) comprises a regular repeating pattern of geometrically similar pixel regions, active pixels of which have photodiodes formed therein. A remainder of the geometrically...
US20060119715 CMOS image sensor sharing readout circuits between adjacent pixels  
A CMOS image sensor includes first pairs of light-receiving elements sharing an output circuit and second pairs of light-receiving elements sharing an output circuit arranged in a first direction...
US20080225142 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE  
A solid-state imaging device comprising a plurality of pixel parts each capable of obtaining one color signal, said plurality of pixel parts being arranged in the same plane, wherein each of the...
US20060250509 Solid-state image pickup element and image pickup device  
A solid-state image pickup element is disclosed which includes: a semiconductor substrate at which a plurality of element rows, in which a plurality of light-receiving elements are aligned along a...
US20080055436 Method, imager and system providing paired-bayer color filter array and interlaced readout  
A pixel array, composed of rows and columns, has a first row which includes pixels of a first color alternating with pixels of a second color. A second row of the array adjacent to the first row...
US20120008022 Solid-state imaging device and camera system  
A solid-state imaging device includes: a pixel section in which a plurality of pixels converting optical signals into electric signals and accumulating the electric signals in accordance with an...
US20140226044 COLOR IMAGE CAPTURE SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR LIGHT MODULATION  
A color image capture systems comprised of: a lens 110; a light sensitive sensor 114; a first wavelength dependent mask 120 located on an optical path 128 between the lens and sensor, wherein the...
US20080297633 IMAGING DEVICE  
An imaging device comprises: an imaging element that comprises (i) at least three types of color detection photoelectric conversion elements that detect different color components of light and...
US20060028568 Image capturing apparatus  
An object of the present invention is to eliminate the influences of the leakage etc. of charges from a photodiode to a storage part during the electronic shutter operation. To achieve this...
US20070211155 Imaging apparatus and method of controlling imaging apparatus  
An imaging apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes: a solid-state imaging device provided with a plurality of arranged light-sensitive devices each having sensitivity to light in a range...
US20050068435 Imaging device and imaging method  
A solid-state image sensor includes photoelectric converters positioned either in a complementary color filter array or in the Bayer color filter array. The solid-state image sensor either adds...
US20120268630 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, IMAGING METHOD AND IMAGING APPARATUS  
A solid-state imaging device includes: a pixel array unit having plural pixels arranged in a row direction and a column direction; a weighted addition unit performing weighted addition on pixel...
US20070146511 SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS FOR SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD, AND IMAGING SYSTEM  
A signal processing apparatus corrects color mixture between pixel cells in a solid-state imaging device in which the pixel cells including photoelectric transducers are two-dimensionally arranged...
US20090027525 Techniques For Reducing Color Artifacts In Digital Images  
A technique for reducing artifacts in a digital image, in accordance with one embodiment, includes receiving a stream of raw filter pixel data representing the image. The raw filter pixel data is...
US20070153106 Method and apparatus providing color interpolation in color filter arrays using edge detection and correction terms  
A method and apparatus for color plane interpolation are provided which interpolates the color values of pixels differently depending on an edge direction and whether a pixel is at an edge within...

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