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Quantum Film Threatens to Replace CMOS Sensors

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PORTLAND, Ore. — Just as photographic film was mostly replaced by silicon image chips, now quantum film threats to replace the conventional CMOS image sensors in digital cameras. Made from materials similar to conventional film—a polymer with embedded particles—instead of silver grains like photographic film the embedded particles are quantum dots. Quantum films can image scenes with more pixel resolution, according to their inventors, InVisage Inc., offering four-times better sensitivity for ultra-high resolution sensors that are cheaper to manufacture.

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71 responses to “Quantum Film Threatens to Replace CMOS Sensors”

  1. so is it a kind of photographic film or is it a kind of imaging sensor? if it is kind of photographic film, digital imaging sensor has nothing to worry about

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