active matrix array

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active matrix array (AMA)

a large-area integrated circuit that consists of millions of identical semiconductor elements and acts as the flat-panel image receptor in digital radiographic and fluoroscopic systems.
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PARC also has been innovating in large area electronics for more than 25 years, creating a portfolio of foundational technologies including: amorphous and polycrystalline silicon; inkjet printing of electronic materials; fabrication of flexible backplanes for displays; printed organic electronics; fabrication of active matrix arrays for AMLCD and x-ray detectors; industrial prototype development; and transfer of new technologies to commercial manufacturing enterprises.
The N9201A option allows users to test far larger amounts of test elements, such as resistor arrays and active matrix arrays, than was possible with previous solutions.
So we set out to create an affordable universal switch without silicon to replace expensive transistors currently used in active matrix arrays.