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Silicon Photomultipliers


IRIS will be at Image Sensors Europe 2018, March 14th-15th, in London, presenting about single photon imaging.

Do not miss this great opportunity to meet us and all the attendees of the biggest networking event of the imaging community in Europe: come and let's talk together, imaging the future!

Exciting workshop in Les Diableret, Switzerland, gathering the whole SPAD community in a 3-day intense program.

IRIS presented recent results of SUPERTWIN project on superresolution anchieved with correlated photons and SPAD detector array.

Today, 16th of October 2017, the SQUAD2017 (Advanced School on Quantum Detectors), coorganized between FBK and University of Trento, kicked off.

The school, for PhDs, post-docs your researchers will last up to 18th of October. For more info, see SQUAD2017.

Special Issue in Sensors Journal of MDPI about "Image Sensors"
Guest editors: Lucio Pancheri, Matteo Perenzoni, Nicola Massari
Submit your paper now!

We are looking for highly motivated people in the following two domains:

The final program of IEEE Topics on Microelectronics (ToM) Courses 2017 at University of Pavia - Pavia (Italy), has been announced:

The ToM series provides a wide range of focused talks on leading-edge microelectronics topics. IRIS will be there in September 2017, with senior researcher Matteo Perenzoni sharing with you some insights on time-to-digital converters which can be used for sensing applications. We hope to see you there!

IRIS will be at the two CNES workshops in Toulouse, "Radiation Effects on Optoelectronic Detectors" (16/11), and "Photon Counting, Low Flux and High Dynamic Range Optoelectronic Detectors" (17/11) presenting the latest advances in single-photon detectors and imagers.

16/11, 2:55pm: Irradiation Tests on CMOS Digital Silicon Photomultipliers for Ranging Applications
M. Perenzoni, D. Perenzoni, D. Stoppa, C. Virmontois, FBK, CNES

The Researchers' Night 2015, held on the 25th of September, was a great success!

We really would like to thank the hundreds of you who visited our booth and got excited together with us about science! It has been really a wonderful experience also for us in getting in touch with all of you.

Stay tuned as we won't miss the chance to grab your attention even more at the next event!

Two new SiPM detector designed in FBK for PET applications now offer a significantly improved coincidence time resolution, and may help better localize tumours within patients. Improved timing has been demonstrated, with the best coincidence time resolution seen for the 2 × 2 × 3 mm crystals of only 85 ps – an experimental record.

Results are described in a paper published in Physics in Medicine and Biology.

IRIS will be at the Single Photon Workshop 2015 in Geneva, from 13th to 17th of July, to present the latest developments in silicon photomultiplier technology.

You are invited to meet us and attend our talk entitled "High-density cell and high-efficiency Silicon Photomultipliers", presented by Fabio Acerbi.

See you there!