Monthly Archives: March 2020

Reduced Vibration Noise for Ultra-High Vacuum STM

Case Study Application: Surface Analysis Instrument: Omicron Variable Temperature Ultra-High Vacuum Scanning Tunneling Microscope (VT UHV-STM) Isolation System : Six-module AVI-200S Active Vibration Control System Problem Researchers at the School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences at the University of Newcastle in Australia were facing limitations in the performance of their Omicron Variable Temperature Ultra-High Vacuum Scanning Tunneling Microscope (VT … Continue reading

March 16, 2020 Blog, Herzan, Optomechanics

Sensor Overview Video from PHILTEC

PHILTEC presents a short video that highlights their standard and customized sensors. PHILTEC engineers typically insert/install these devices into equipment or machinery that may present extreme conditions to the probes. Most applications require some customization of the probes and fiber optic cables. PHILTEC engineers optimize custom sensor designs to achieve best performance in their application. … Continue reading

March 8, 2020 Blog, Detectors, Fiber Optics, Motion Control, PHILTEC

Nanosecond Timestamping for Single-Photon-Counting Images

The Mantis3 is a single-photon-counting camera with nanosecond timestamping. The Mantis³ consists of a Timepix3-based visible light camera coupled to a Photonis CricketTM, which contains a high-end image intensifier. The TPX3Cam (produced by Amsterdam Scientific Instruments) is a high-rate, event-driven, timestamping camera. The attached CricketTM image intensifier enables single-photon sensitivity and offers a choice of … Continue reading

March 5, 2020 Blog, Cameras and Imaging, Photonis

Bentham Introduces P200 Spectrograph

The P200 is an advanced spectrograph that delivers high spectral resolution and seamless integration into a wide range of spectroscopic applications. Because of its compact design, the P200 from Bentham offers excellent optical performance and a fully flat field delivering high spectral resolution across the full band pass. Take control of your spectroscopy wherever you are … Continue reading

March 2, 2020 Bentham, Blog, Spectroscopy