Tag Archives: X-ray

Photonis Provides Modulated X-Ray Sources for Space Mission

On 26 August 2023, The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) successfully launched their X-ray Imaging and Spectroscopy Mission (XRISM) with Photonis’s Modulated X-Ray Sources (MXS) on board. As a collaborative effort between JAXA and NASA, and with assistance from the ESA, the XRISM mission will observe x-rays released by extreme phenomena to assist scientists in studying … Continue reading

05-Sep-2023 Blog, Detectors, Photonis

Compact High-Flux X-Ray Source by Bursts of Femtosecond Laser Pulses

A collaborative effort by Light Conversion, Vilniaus universitetas (Vilnius University), and Center for Physical Sciences and Technology (FTMC) have demonstrated a compact high-flux X-ray source based on irradiation of solid targets by gigahertz and megahertz bursts of femtosecond laser pulses. The simplicity and relative cost-effectiveness of the presented X-ray source makes it an attractive solution … Continue reading

29-Sep-2022 Blog, Lasers, Light Conversion

New Spec Sheets for greateyes Cameras

greateyes has updated the specification sheets for their ALEX and ELSE full-frame deep cooling scientific CCD cameras. Key specifications for both series include: High quantum efficiency Ultra-deep cooling to -100 °C 18-bit dynamic range Compact design Multi-MHz readout Each series has an “i” model suitable for imaging applications and “s” for spectroscopy applications. ALEX Cameras … Continue reading

12-May-2021 Blog, Cameras and Imaging, greateyes
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