RetrieverTech™

An advanced digital imaging company

RetrieverTech is a provider of fast and sophisticated imaging equipment for industrial and scientific applications. We are an original equipment manufacturer and solution provider in the high-end digital imaging industry, with products centered on imaging sensors, including those based on charge-coupled devices (CCDs) and complementary metal oxide semiconductors (CMOS). 

We offer a suite of products that serve the life sciences and physical science markets.  For more information please contact RetrieverTech.

Features
  • 3.5 electrons of noise at 500kHz!
  • High resolution 16-bit image
  • Secure fiber optic connection with 12.5 Mpix/sec transfer rate 
  • TEC fan cooling to -40 C or
  • TEC water cooling to -60 C
  • Hermetically sealed package with 5-year warranty
  • Windows, Unix & Linux compatible
  • On board binning up to 8x8
  • Small footprint
  • Available with a choice of CCDs
  • Can use third party software to run the camera

Options

  • Choice of Front or Back Illuminated CCDs
  • Available with a fiber optic faceplate and image intensifiers
  • Up to 4k x 4k CCD Chips with 100% fill factor

Our 2k x 2k back illuminated, fiberoptically coupled camera is the RT4240-BI-FO.  This is an ultra low noise camera for precise scientific applications including streak tube imaging, plasma imaging, and xray/scintillator experiments.    Direct soft xray detection is available in systems with an open-nose conflat compatible flange. Please contact us for details.

RT4240-BI-FO Specifications

 

Min

Typical

Max

Units

Full Well

100,000

120,000

130,000

electrons

Read Noise[1]

3.5

4.0

5.0

electrons

Dark Current

-

.04

.08[2]

electron/pixel/second

Read rate

80

-

2,000

kHz

Linearity

1%

2.5%

4.0%

 

Operating Temperature

-60

-40

-

C

Binning

1x1

-

8x8[3]

 

 

 

 

 

 

CCD Sensor:  E2V CCD 42-40 Ceramic AIMO Back Illuminated. http://e2vtechnologies.com/datasheets/charge_coupled_devices_ccds/ccd42-40_ceramic_aimo_bi.pdf

 

 

Cosmetic Grade

0

# Pixels

2048 x 2048

Pixel Size

13.5 micron

# Outputs

2

Operating System

Windows[4]

Optical Front End

1:1 Fiber Optic.  40 mm diameter.

Communication

12 Mpixel/second fiber optic via PCI card

Software

Digital Optics V++

Warranty

One year parts and labor.[5]

 

1 At 400 kHz read rate (2 port output)

2 At –40 C

3 1,000,000 electron maximum output node capacity

4 Unix and Sun-Solaris available

5 Extended warranties available.

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