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Near-infrared spectrometer module

30 September 2009 Test & Measurement

The C11118GA is the newest member of Hamamatsu Photonics’ TG series of mini-spectrometers. The new TG NIR (near-infrared) spectrometer module expands on the existing range and adopts a high-sensitivity, low-noise InGaAs image sensor, specially selected to match the optical arrangement. The C11118GA is optimised for NIR operation and works in the 0,9 μm to 2,55 μm waveband.

The module consists of a palm-top size polychromator, integrated with optical elements. The cooled InGaAs image sensor is optimised for the required wavelength range and comes with an image sensor driver circuit. The spectrometer module includes both sample software, DLL library and an integrated USB 2.0 interface. PC connection and data acquisition are quick and easy as the user can set measurement conditions, acquire and save data and can generate graphical displays.

The spectrometer module is suitable for applications such as NIR spectrometry, soil and water analysis, life sciences, forensic science and more.



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