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A device in a spectrophotometer that responds to photons in a manner usually proportional to the number of photons striking its light-sensitive surface.
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From the experiment done, we found that photocell work as the photo detector that can change the light illuminations into electricity and finally convert it into signal.
Six selectable gain settings, three for each photo detector array -- 130MHz bandwidth -- 10ns output settling time -- 200V/us minimum slew rate -- Sleep mode -- 1ns group delay -- Differential outputs with 3.
This is done by bouncing the source light off smoke in the sensing chamber and have a photo detector respond to the difference from dark (clear) air and the light reflected of the smoke (Figure 5).
The first product, a Low Electrostatic Capacity Reflection Photo Detector LEC-RP0508, receives spatially visible light on which is superimposed a high-speed communication signal.
The photo detector market is expected to be US$301 million in 2014.
The new CMOS-based sensor stacks sensitive photo detectors that measure color at three levels throughout a single silicon wafer, providing every pixel in the array with the opportunity of recording the subject in full color, without the use of a color mosaic filter or a three-chip multi-shot imaging system.
Fully characterized interface between the photo detector and the transimpedance amplifier: guarantees stability without worrying about bond wires
The silicon photonics market is segmented into silicon waveguides, silicon modulators, silicon optical interconnects wavelength division multiplexer filters, silicon LED and silicon photo detector.
Sipex Corporation (NASDAQ:SIPX), a provider of analog integrated circuits (ICs), has unveiled a new photo detector IC supporting 16x DVD-writable drives.
Sipex Corporation (NASDAQ:SIPX), a provider of high performance, analog integrated circuits (ICs), has launched the SP8062, its first photo detector IC (PDIC) specially engineered to support 16x DVD-writable drives.
a leading provider of Silicon Photonics products, today announced that it has demonstrated a high-speed horizontal p-i-n germanium photo detector integrated with silicon waveguides on a single chip.
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