Aerospace & Defense

  • Teledyne’s Digital “Eyes” enable NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission to see where to sample and avoid hazards
    2020/10/19 12:00 AM

    THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – October 19, 2020 – Tomorrow, October 20, is an exciting day for planetary science.  NASA’s ambitious OSIRIS-REx asteroid rendezvous mission will attempt to sample the surface of asteroid Bennu to retrieve material that will be returned to Earth in September 2023.  A decade of preparation on the ground led to a September 2016 launch and December 2018 arrival at the near-Eart…

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  • Teledyne Imaging’s CCDs integrated into remote sensing instruments on board NASA’s Mars Rover Perseverance
    2020/07/28 8:00 AM

    Chelmsford, UK, July 28, 2020 – Teledyne e2v, a Teledyne Technologies [NYSE: TDY] company and part of the Teledyne Imaging Group, provide its CCD42-10 image sensor to drive two of the instruments, SuperCam and SHERLOC , on board NASA’s Mars Rover Perseverance, scheduled to launch July 30 th at 07:50 Eastern Time. Perseverance will investigate an astrobiologically relevant ancient enviro…

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  • Teledyne e2v CCD image sensors successfully capture first light image of JPCam JST/T250 telescope
    2020/07/21 8:00 AM

    Chelmsford, UK, July 21, 2020 – Teledyne e2v, a Teledyne Technologies [NYSE: TDY] company and part of the Teledyne Imaging Group, congratulates Centro de Estudios de Física del Cosmos de Aragón ( CEFCA) and the Javalambre Astrophysical Observatory (OAJ) on reaching the technological completion milestone and recording for the first time images of the sky using JPCam. The first light image r…

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  • Teledyne Imaging to supply image sensors for new Copernicus Earth observation missions
    2020/07/15 8:00 AM

    Chelmsford, UK, July 14 th , 2020 – Teledyne e2v, a Teledyne Technologies [NYSE: TDY] company and part of the Teledyne Imaging Group has been selected through the grouped proposal of the European Space Agency’s (ESA) industrial policy committee to place six Copernicus Sentinel satellite missions to provide the image sensor technology. The two missions, CHIME and CO2M, funded by ESA, incorporate…

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  • CCD Image Sensor Technology Plays Key Role in COVID-19 Diagnostics
    2020/05/19 12:00 AM

    CHELMSFORD, UK, May 19, 2020 —Teledyne is supplying high performance charged coupled devices (CCDs) for COVID-19 diagnostic scientific instruments. These highly sensitive image sensors are used for low-light imaging applications such as microscopy and other scientific imaging techniques deployed for research and diagnostic testing of COVID-19. In the past few weeks, the UK CCD Fabrication team h…

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  • Teledyne e2v awarded funding for novel infrared detector materials development
    2020/05/06 8:00 AM

    CHELMSFORD, UK, May 6, 2020 — Teledyne e2v is pleased to announce that it is well underway on the development of a UK-designed detector capability for infrared wavelengths that will lead to an exportable family of infrared detector products. The areas of development that   funding has been awarded   for are: III-V Barrier Diode Radiation-Hard Infrared Detectors for Space Applications …

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  • Teledyne Imaging joins SPIE’s Defense & Commercial Sensing Digital Forum
    2020/04/29 8:00 AM

    California, USA ─ April 30, 2020 ─ Teledyne Imaging, a Teledyne Technologies [NYSE:TDY] company, is exhibiting at SPIE’s Defense and Commercial Sensing online digital forum. Individuals are invited to register here:–commercial-sensing?SSO=1 . Visitors to the virtual event can access presentations and product overviews from the following…

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  • ESA confirms successful testing of CHEOPS instrument featuring Teledyne e2v’s CCD47-20 detector
    2020/04/21 8:00 AM

    CHELMSFORD, UK, April 21, 2020 — Teledyne e2v is proud to have supplied the single eye of the Characterizing ExOPlanet Satellite (CHEOPS) and congratulates ESA and the CHEOPS scientists for the successful completion of extensive testing of the CHEOPS instrument and detector. The CHEOPS mission payload is based around a single frame transfer backside-illuminated charge-coupled device (CCD), suppl…

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  • Teledyne e2v to continue to develop and manufacture high specification CCD image sensors
    2020/02/11 8:00 AM

    CHELMSFORD, United Kingdom , Feb. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Teledyne e2v, part of the Teledyne Imaging group, stated today that it will continue its role as a long-term partner in the development, fabrication, and supply of CCD detectors to the high science market – including space exploration, Earth observation, and ground-based scientific endeavours in the fields of microscopy, spectroscopy an…

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  • 50th Anniversary of the CCD
    2020/01/28 8:00 AM

    Teledyne e2v marks this anniversary with a series of publications and highlights how the future is bright for CCDs in space, science and other demanding applications. CHELMSFORD, UK, January 28, 2020 — From October 2019 through to January 2020 marks the 50 th   anniversary of the CCD, a device that has transformed the understanding of physics, life sciences, the Earth, our solar system and bey…

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