7th Fraunhofer IMS Workshop CMOS Imaging From Photon to Camera

Press Release /

May 20th and 21st, 2014

The members of the Programme Committee are Prof. Bedrich Hosticka, Ph.D., Mr. Werner Brockherde, Dr. Daniel Durini, and Dr. Andreas Spickermann. Workshop secretary is Mrs. Cornelia Metz.

Workshop Venue
The workshop will be held at the Fraunhofer inHaus-Zentrum in Duisburg. This center is located downtown Duisburg within 5 minutes walk from the Fraunhofer Institute and can be easily reached either from Duisburg Central Railway Station or from Duesseldorf International Airport.

Evening Event on May 20th, 2014
A dinner is going to take place in the »Haus Seeblick« which is
located at the recreation area »Sechs-Seen-Platte« in Duisburg.

Tuesday May 20th, 2014

09:30 - 09:45 Welcome
Anton Grabmaier, Fraunhofer IMS

09:45 - 10:30 Fundamentals of CMOS Imaging: the Pinned Photodiode
Albert Theuwissen, Harvest Imaging

10:30 - 11:15 Evolution and Limitations for Mobile Image Sensors
Sandor Barna, Aptina

11:15 - 12:00 CMOS Imagers for Digital Still Cameras
Guy Meynants, CMOSIS

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 - 13:45 SWIR InGaAs FPAs for Passive and Active Day & Night Vision
Jan Vermeiren, Xenics

13:45 - 14:30 Hyperspectral Imagers
Piet de Moor, IMEC

15:30-15:00 Break

15:00 - 15:45 SPADs for Single-Photon Imaging in the Near Infrared
Alberto Tosi, Politecnico di Milano

15:45 - 16:30 CMOS Technology for SPAD/SiPM
Daniel Durini, FZ Jülich

16:30 - 17:15 SPAD-Based ToF-Imaging for Automotive Safety Applications
Cristiano Niclass, Toyota Central R&D Labs

as of 17:30 Evening Event

Wednesday May 21th, 2014

Advanced detector technologies
9:00 - 9:45 CMOS Spectroscopy Using LDPDs
Werner Brockherde, Fraunhofer IMS

9:45 - 10:30 Silicon X-Ray Detectors – in Heaven and on Earth
Lothar Strüder, PNSensor

10:30 - 11:00 Break

Cameras and Applications
11:00 - 11:45 Merging Technologies for Multi-Aperture Cameras
Andreas Bräuer, Fraunhofer IOF

11:45 - 12:15 Lightfield Cameras
Christian Perwaß, Raytrix

12:15 - 13:15 Lunch

13:15 - 14:00 Computational Imaging for Industrial Applications
Svorad Štolc, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology

14:00 - 14:45 Industrial Cameras
Jochen Herrmann, Adimec

14:45 - 15:30 High Resolution Earth Observation Cameras
Andreas Eckardt, DLR

as of 15:30 Visit of the Fraunhofer wafer fab
(subject to space availability)

Workshop Fee
550 € (Registration before March 31th, 2014)
700 € (Registration before April 30th, 2014)
The workshop fee includes a USB memory stick with all presentations,
lunches, and the evening event on May 20th, 2014.

Half of the payment will be reimbursed for cancellations
received before April 30th, 2014. Later cancellations will not be

Terms of Payment
After reception of the registration form, an invoice will be sent to
the participants and the fee has to be transferred under reference
of the invoice number until April 30th, 2014, at the latest.
Payment by credit card is not possible.

Contact at Fraunhofer IMS:
Cornelia Metz
Phone +49 203 / 3783-210
Fax +49 203 / 3783-278

Forsthausweg 1
47057 Duisburg
Phone +49 203 / 713967-0


For hotel recommendation and further information see:

Hotel Mercure City
Landfermann Straße 20
47051 Duisburg
Tel.: +49 203 30 00 3-0,

Hotel Ibis
Mercatorstrasse 15
47051 Duisburg
Tel : +49 203/300050

Hotel Plaza OhG
Düsseldorfer Straße 54
47051 Duisburg
Tel.: +49-203 28 22 0
Fax: +49-203 28 22 300
Email: info@hotel-plaza.de

Please use the following code for reservation: CMOS Workshop
Please make hotel reservation not later than April 30th. Thank you.