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Denton custom configured these Explorer platforms for indium bumping, a critical process in focal plane array fabrication.
One component of such gas imaging is a two-dimensional array of detector elements known as a focal plane array (FPA).
The system design incorporates a fifth-generation focal plane array seeker for robust guidance performance and infrared countermeasure resistance and jet vane control for agile turning.
is an advanced sensor design and production enterprise with world-class capabilities in infrared and visible detector material technologies, readout integrated circuit design, and integrated focal plane array fabrication.
Raytheon's new Silicon P-i-N focal plane arrays are being utilized in space-based surveillance applications that encompass stringent performance requirements in terms of sensitivity, uniformity and operability.
Under an Army contract awarded early in 2006, the company has partnered with the Army to demonstrate 17-micron, 640x480 pixel focal plane arrays in medium and heavy thermal weapon sights.
Optimized for space applications, the new "4K-by-4K" focal plane array comprises some 16 million pixels, arranged in 4,096 rows and columns.
The production of the DVEs' focal plane array sensors will be accomplished by the unit's Infrared Technologies Division, in Dallas, Texas.