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02.05.2018 (IEEC)

The ICCUB-IEEC delivers to University of Tokyo 10,000 purpose-designed integrated circuits for the Cherenkov Telescope Array

Source: ICCUB Published on 30.04.2018 Documents: 180430_NewsPACTA_FINAL_4021.docx

  • The chips, 10,000 Application-Specific Integrated Circuits (ASICs), are one of the main components of the cameras to be installed in the Large Size Telescopes that will be built in La Palma.
  • The ASICs have been designed, produced and tested at the Institute of Cosmos Science of the Barcelona University (ICCUB) Technology Unit and delivered to the University of Tokyo through a contract signed by the Institut d’Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (IEEC).