Currently the number of foreign companies manufacturing the charge-coupled devices (CCD) comes to many tens, and manufacture of CCDs for different applications exceeds 10 million pieces per year. With the purpose to provide competition ability of our CCDs our enterprise has concentrated efforts on the manufacture of customized CCDs designed either for military or civilian applications. The main trends in the CCD developments are presented.
V. O. Timofeev,
"New trends in developments of CCD arrays", Proc. SPIE 5834, 18th International Conference on Photoelectronics and Night Vision Devices, (7 June 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628690; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.628690