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  1. Single-Channel, Two-Stage, Cooled Infrared (IR) Detector: BXT2-17TF Brochure

    Opto Diode offers a range of high performance lead selenide (PbSe) single-channel uncooled and cooled infrared detectors. These B Series IR detectors offer the best balance of performance and attributes for analyzing materials in the one to five micron spectrum. Key features include high signal to noise performance for a wide measurement dynamic range, high sensitivity, and fast response times for mid-IR applications.

  2. Near-Infrared Surface-Mount Photodiode: NXIR-RF100C Datasheet

    The NXIR-RF100C is a red and near-infrared (NIR) surface-mount device (SMD) photodiode with spectral response ranging from 320 to 1100 nm. The NXIR-RF100C features an active area of 1 mm2, high responsivity of 0.62 A/W @ 850 nm and 0.35 A/W @ 1064 nm, and an anti-reflective (AR) coated window that provides greater than 98 percent transmission. The device package is ideally designed for laser-monitoring, and rain- and sun-sensor applications in the -40 °C to +125 °C temperature range.

  3. Deep Red Surface-Mount LED: OD-685C Datasheet

    The OD-685C, a new deep red, surface-mount device (SMD) light-emitting diode, is designed to deliver outstanding efficiency for applications requiring radiometric measurement with tight spectral bandwidth such as biological analysis, health, science, medical, and veterinary applications. The device has a wide operating temperature range from -65 °C to +125 °C, a typical voltage of 1.8 V with a maximum 2.2 V, and a tight spectral bandwidth of 30 nm at 50 percent.

  4. Low-Noise Extreme Ultraviolet (EUV) Photodetector Datasheet

    The SXUV20C is a new low-noise extreme ultraviolet (EUV) photodetector that is specially designed for high stability over long periods of time when exposed to high intensity EUV energy. Features include high photon flux robustness, minimum shunt resistance of 50 MΩ, reverse breakdown voltage (typical) VR: 1R = 1µa 10 volts, and typical capacitance of C: VR = 0V 3nF.

  5. Understanding Detectors With Thermoelectric Coolers

    In order to optimize a detector for enhanced performance levels within their designated applications, it is important to understand the heatsinking of the package. A detector’s thermal resistance is minimized by the proper heat sink selection and mounting by using a thermal interface material.

  6. Frequently Asked Questions: Infrared Detectors

    This white paper covers most frequently asked questions regarding infrared detectors, and provides the answers for each of them.

  7. Glossary Of Terms For Detectors

    This white paper comprises a list of terms and definitions related to detectors.

  8. Glossary Of Terms For LEDs And Photodiodes

    This white paper comprises a list of terms and definitions related to LEDs and Photodiodes.

  9. Custom Capabilities Brochure

    Opto Diode offers an array of photodiodes, detectors, multi-color, segmented position sensors, hybrid amplifiers, and light-emitting diodes throughout the UV to mid IR wavelengths in both standard and custom designs. Based on each application requirement, they are also able to provide devices that test to meet MIL-PRF-19500 requirements, and comprehensive program management services that require project planning, conferencing, etc.

  10. Practical Considerations For Near-IR LEDs

    This application note provides practical considerations for current driven LED devices.