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The Nobel Prize in Physics 2009 was divided, one half awarded to Charles Kuen Kao "for groundbreaking achievements concerning the transmission of light in fibers for optical communication", the other half jointly to Willard S. Boyle and George E. Smith "for the invention of an imaging semiconductor circuit – the CCD sensor".

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Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition

A confocal image of a charge coupled device (CCD) sensor, direct surface view, magnified 1000 times by Kevin Smith of MetPrep Ltd. in Warwickshire, UK.

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The basic technology used in CCTV cameras is CCD (Charge Coupled Device) which converts the captured images into electronic impulses. #didyouknow #cctv #fact

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