Products/Services for Avalanche Photodiode Detector

  • Photodiodes-Image
    Photodiodes - (227 companies)
    ...photodiodes can be a position sensitive detector. Important photodiode performance specifications to consider include: Sensitivity. Rise time. Quantum efficiency. Operating temperature. Sensitivity is a measure of the effectiveness of a detector... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Radiation Detectors - (206 companies)
    ...avalanche" which occurs after sensing even a single particle. A Geiger-M uller tube with counter. Image Credit: Andy Darvill. Scintillation Detector. Scintillation detectors are also known as sodium iodide detectors. They consist of a salt crystal... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Photosensor Modules - (70 companies)
    Photosensor Modules Information. Photosensor modules are compact light detectors with built-in power supplies. They use photomultiplier tubes, avalanche photodiodes, PN photodiodes, or PIN photodiodes. Photomultiplier tubes (PMTs) are evacuated... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Focal Plane Arrays - (26 companies)
    Focal plane arrays (FPA) are detectors consisting of a linear or two-dimensional matrix of individual detector elements, typically used at the focus of an imaging system. Focal plane arrays (FPA) are detectors which consist of a linear... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Phototransistors - (91 companies)
    Phototransistors are solid-state light detectors with internal gain that are used to provide analog or digital signals. They detect visible, ultraviolet and near-infrared light from a variety of sources and are more sensitive than photodiodes... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Fiber Optic Receivers - (124 companies)
    ...circuitry is required. How Fiber Optic Receivers Work. Fiber optic receivers use positive-negative junctions (PN), positive-intrinsic negative (PIN) photodiodes, or avalanche photodiodes (APD) as optical detectors. The incoming light signal is sent... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Diodes - (769 companies)
    ...and for the conversion of optical power to electrical power. Photodiodes can be PN, PIN, or avalanche. PN photodiodes feature a two electrode, radiation sensitive PN junction formed in a semiconductor material in which the reverse current varies... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Smoke Detectors - (275 companies)
    ...detector. Photoelectric smoke detectors are better at sensing smoky fires, such that of a smoldering mattress. Smoke detectors have audible alarms, visible alarms such as light-emitting diodes (LEDs), or both. They may also have an alarm output... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • GC Detectors - (40 companies)
    ...a chromatographic column. As solutes are eluted from the column they interact with the gas chromatography detector. Gas chromatography detectors convert this interaction into an electrical signal that is sent to the data system. The magnitude of the signal... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Heat Detectors - (110 companies)
    Heat detectors are fire detection devices that sense heat produced by combustion. Heat detectors can trigger an alarm when they detect rapid temperature rise or reach a preset temperature. Heat detectors are fire detection devices that sense heat... Search by Specification | Learn More
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...output power. Receivers typically employ PIN (positive-intrinsic-negative) or avalanche photodiodes (APDs) as detectors. PINs have better short and long wavelength response, while APDs have higher sensitivity, having 10 times the gain. Cable optical qualities determine overall system performance...

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