Synapse EMCCD Camera

Synapse EMCCD Scientific Camera

EMCCD Scientific Camera

HORIBA’s high spectral resolution EMCCD Scientific Cameras with various image areas are Ideal for high-speed or multi-track spectroscopy. With readout rates of up to 3 MHz, our cameras can acquire more than 1,600 spectra per second. Our EMCCD Scientific Cameras include dual EMCCD and CCD readout modes for a broad range of light conditions and deep thermoelectric cooling with air or liquid circulation to minimize dark current. And our single fused-silica vacuum window minimizes reflection losses from UV to the near-IR.

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Segment: Scientific
Manufacturing Company: HORIBA Scientific
  • 1600 × 200 or 1600 × 400 EMCCD sensor
    16 × 16 μm pixel size for high spectral resolution
  • 25.6 × 3.2 mm or 25.6 × 6.4 mm image area
    Ideal for high-speed or multi-track spectroscopy
  • Back- and front-illuminated
    BIQX Technology with enhanced QE below 450 nm
  • Deep thermoelectric cooling
    Air or liquid circulation to minimize dark current
  • Dual readout modes
    EMCCD or CCD for a broad range of light conditions 
  • Readout rates up to 3 MHz
    Acquires more than 1600 spectra per second 
  • Single fused-silica vacuum window
    Minimizes reflection losses from UV to near-IR

 

EMCCD Camera Specifications

SensorFront-illuminated (FI), back-illuminated (BI), scientific grade 1
Active pixels1600 × 2001600 × 400
Pixel size16 μm × 16 μm
Image area25.6 mm × 3.2 mm25.6 mm × 6.4 mm
Output node well capacity
    High Sensitivity mode
    Electron Multiplying mode

 

300,000 e—
1,300,000 e—

Register well depth
    High Sensitivity mode
    Electron Multiplying mode

 

450,000 e—
800,000 e—

Non-linearity
(measured at all speeds per camera)
Non-linearity (measured at all speeds per camera)
Readout Noise (e—): Typ. (Max)
    High Sensitivity mode: EM off
    Electron Multiplying mode: EM off
    Electron Multiplying mode: EM on

50 kHz
2.7 (5)
8.0 (15)
< 1

1 MHz
6.1 (9)
23 (35)
< 1

3 MHz
8.5 (12)
38 (50)
 < 1

Dark Current at —60°C (e—/pixel/s)
    FI
    BI

 

< 0.0025
< 0.015

Maximum spectra per second
    Full vertical bin
    ROI mode 20 rows
    ROI mode 8 rows (1)

 

616
1475
1613

 

376
1475
1613

Software-adjustable gain (e—/count)
    High Sensitivity mode
    Electron Multiplying mode
Selectable from 0.6 to 4.0
Selectable from 3.6 to 25
Electron multiplier gain1 to 1000, software-controlled
Digitization16-bit ADC
Vertical shift rates4.9, 9.6, 19 software-selectable*
Cooling at +20°C
    Air-cooled
    Liquid-cooling recirculator
—60°C (guaranteed)
—75°C (typical)
Power requirements
    AC-DC power supply (provided)
AC input 90–264 VAC, 47–63 Hz
DC output +9 V, 6.44 A maximum


* Some decrease in CTE may be observed at faster speeds

 

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