Saturday, October 16, 2021

2021 Walter Kosonocky Award

 ST reports at its Facebook page:

"ST’s Francois Roy succeeds in solid-state image sensors

The International Image Sensor Society recently gave François Roy the Walter Kosonocky Award for his paper entitled Fully Depleted Trench-Pinned Photo Gate for CMOS Image Sensor Applications. The Photo Gate pixel concept improves image quality and the manufacturing process.

‘’It is a great honor for ST, the ST Imaging teams, my PhD students and myself to receive this prestigious award and I thank them all,’’ said François.

At ST we are proud of our inventors. We nurture strong competences and encourage our distinguished senior experts to coach young engineers."

5 comments:

  1. ST always has innovative ideas.

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  2. Albert Theuwissen - Harvest ImagingOctober 16, 2021 at 2:47 PM

    Congratulations to Francois and his colleagues. Great piece of work !

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  3. A well deserved recognition!
    Congrats, François and your team!

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  4. Congratulations to Francois and team as well. Your 2019 IISW Snowbird paper was by far my highlight for the conference, even thought the sensor was apparently already in production. As a side note, it seems like a distant cousin to a trench-defined CCD concept doi: 10.1109/55.31712 from the late 80's.

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