Opto Diode Downloads

  1. Understanding Detectors With Thermoelectric Coolers
    9/15/2016

    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.

  2. Frequently Asked Questions: Infrared Detectors
    9/15/2016

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

  3. Glossary Of Terms For Detectors
    9/15/2016

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

  4. Glossary Of Terms For LEDs And Photodiodes
    9/15/2016

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

  5. Custom Capabilities Brochure
    9/15/2016

    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.

  6. Practical Considerations For Near-IR LEDs
    9/15/2016

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

  7. Near-Infrared Detectors: NXIR-5W Datasheet
    4/8/2016

    The NXIR-5W is ideally suited for high-power laser monitoring that requires higher responsivity in the NIR spectrum. Features include high responsivity at 1064 nm with low reverse bias of 10V, low dark current of 1nA, low capacitance of 10 pF, and a hermetically-sealed standard two-lead TO-5 package. The NXIR-5W can be used in biological, dental, and medical equipment, as well as in fluid dynamics, manufacturing, and military applications.

  8. Near-Infrared Detectors: NXIR-RF74 Datasheet
    2/24/2016

    The NXIR-RF74 is designed for integration with semiconductor lasers such as the Fabry-Perot (FP), distributed feedback (DFB) lasers, and vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSELs). These instruments feature high responsivity of 0.65 A/W @ 850 nm, low capacitance of 5 picofarads (pF) at 0 volts, high shunt resistance greater than 200 MΩ, and an active area of 0.70 mm2.

  9. Near-Infrared Detectors: NXIR-RF36 Datasheet
    2/24/2016

    The NXIR-RF36 is designed for integration with semiconductor lasers such as the Fabry-Perot (FP), distributed feedback (DFB) lasers, and vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSELs). These instruments feature high responsivity of 0.65 A/W @ 850 nm, low capacitance of 5 picofarads (pF) at 0 volts, high shunt resistance greater than 200 MΩ, and an active area of 0.36 mm2.

  10. Wide Temperature Range Infrared Emitter: OD-850WHT Datasheet
    9/23/2015

    The new OD-850WHT wide temperature range infrared (IR) emitter features typical optical output ranges from 24 to 28 mW, a wide emission angle, and temperature operating range from -65 to +150°C. These emitters also have thermal improvements ideal for high temperature industrial photoelectric controls used in petroleum refining, chemical processing, and power generation and other industrial applications.