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iDus series – the most sensitive NIR CCD platform
Andor’s iDus 416 platform boasts a unique combination of very low dark noise and high QE, offering unrivalled sensitivity in the near-infrared.
This makes it the ideal detector for NIR Raman and Photoluminescence, reducing greatly acquisition times and removing the need for inconvenient LN2 cooling.
- iDus DV416A-LDC-DD with 3-stage peltier cooling
- iDus DU416A-LDC-DD with 4-stage peltier cooling
The unique 2000 x 256, 15 µm pixel array allows extended, broadband and high resolution spectral acquisition, while the fringe suppression technology virtually eliminates the optical etalonning at the higher wavelengths. All iDus 416 models can be seamlessly integrated with Andor’s Shamrock spectrographs as well as with spectrographs from other manufacturers.
Further information and more products can be found on Andor Technology's website
Please note: We offer ANDOR cameras exclusively for astronomical applications and satellite tracking. This is in response to requests from companies, institutes and amateur astronomers to integrate these high-quality special cameras into telescope systems and observing stations.
In case you have further questions, please contact us via kontakt (at) baader-planetarium.de
Please note that additional information and spec sheets are available in the “downloads” section.
|Cameras for Spectroscopy, CCD Cameras, Scientific Cameras
|BSI CMOS – Back-side illuminated
|30 x 3.8 mm
|15 x 15 μm
|2000 x 256
|Monochrom or Color?
|Read Noise (e- RMS)
|As low as 4 e-
|Dark Current (@ -20° C)
|As low as 0.0006 e-/pixel/sec
|Fused silica window, ‘VIS-NIR Enhanced’, wedged(AR coated on both sides, optimized at 900 nm)Other broadband UV-NIR options available on request.
|Body and Connections