DRAM camera sensor
julesrichardsonuk at yahoo.co.uk
Fri Jun 1 14:54:40 CDT 2007
Fred Cisin wrote:
> On Thu, 31 May 2007, Grant Stockly wrote:
>> I remember a document from the 80s that described how to take a DRAM chip,
>> decap it, and use it as a crude camera. I think I remember something about
>> a lens too. It might have been a joke...
>> This would have to be a ceramic type DRAM chip to be decapped by an
>> individual (easily).
>> Does anyone know what I'm talking about or have the document? I thought it
>> sounded fun. : )
> Ciarcia's column in Byte
There was at least one UK computer magazine which carried such a project too -
unfortunately I can't remember which one, let alone which year :-( I suspect
it was later than the Byte one.
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