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re: Terahertz CMOS debuts at ISSCC
Safety and security   4/23/2012 1:17:52 AM
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Where can we see a demo of the THz CMOS?

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re: Terahertz CMOS debuts at ISSCC
Safety and security   4/23/2012 1:16:20 AM
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Dear Doctor: EYZtek is a military contractor for more than 20 yeras, currently we have polymer and Raman explosive detectors for security, can we license your THz CMOS? Pls reply. Thanks, Alan Zhang, PhD

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re: Terahertz CMOS debuts at ISSCC
goafrit   2/22/2012 8:57:41 PM
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Interesting. That will be a lot of challenges in the bench. That is awesome - a great push to the future. Yet, we need to start thinking of asynchronous system if we need this party to stay long. High speed comes more problems to manage.

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dws   2/22/2012 12:31:26 PM
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So, where is the lower frequency limit for THz electronics? If you define THz by "operation frequency above 0.5 THz", then you might include this work: doi: 10.1109/JSSC.2009.2021911 from ISSCC 2010 from a Prof. Pfeiffer in Wuppertal, Germany.

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re: Terahertz CMOS debuts at ISSCC
EMCgenius   2/22/2012 6:43:42 AM
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One step closer to Dr. McCoy's tricorder.

PJames
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re: Terahertz CMOS debuts at ISSCC
PJames   2/22/2012 12:31:04 AM
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"which works as well as x-rays" That seems like quite a stretch. THz imaging might replace some small subset of x-ray use, but certainly not the mainstream use in medical diagnostics.

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re: Terahertz CMOS debuts at ISSCC
georgeho   2/21/2012 5:50:08 PM
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impressive achievement by SRC program. THz imaging in CMOS.Really cool

KB3001
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re: Terahertz CMOS debuts at ISSCC
KB3001   2/21/2012 5:04:20 PM
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Impressive indeed. Such cameras on ordinary mobile phones would be something straight off a James Bond movie :-)

krisi
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re: Terahertz CMOS debuts at ISSCC
krisi   2/21/2012 2:22:48 PM
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THz imaging done in CMOS, amazing! Kris



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