Selective Wavelength Photodiode operates between 450-570 nm.

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Designed for automotive and colorimetry industries, ODD-525W has active area of 0.62 mm2, and peak sensitivity response of 525 nm. Features included are spectral bandwidth of 70 nm, and storage and operating temperatures range between -30°C to 85°C and lead soldering temperature at 260°C. Available in hermetically sealed standard TO-46 can, unit can be used in auto light-dimming, fluorescence detection, color sensors, and daylight detection tasks.

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Opto Diode's New Selective Wavelength Photodiodes - Ideal for Automotive Applications

May 26, 2009 - Newbury Park, CA - Opto Diode Corporation, a global supplier of advanced performance photodiodes and highly reliable, visible and IR LEDs, introduces the second in the series of new selective wavelength photodiodes. The ODD-525W, designed specifically for the automotive and colorimetry industries, has an active area of .62 mm² and operates between 450 nm and 570 nm, with a peak sensitivity response at 525 nm. The new selective wavelength photodetector has a spectral bandwidth of 70 nm and features extremely low dark current with no optical filters. Applications include auto light-dimming (both interior and exterior), fluorescence detection, color sensors, and general daylight detection tasks. Hermetically sealed in a standard TO-46 can, the new selective wavelength device easily integrates into new and/or existing systems. Storage and operating temperatures range from -30 degrees C to 85 degrees C and lead soldering temperature is 260 degrees C. Opto Diode's new ODD-525W selective wavelength photodetector is available in OEM quantities and priced at $6.50 per piece (100-unit orders). Opto Diode Corporation ( based in Newbury Park, California, delivers high-performance, standard and custom photodetectors, and reliable, high quality infrared LEDs and visible LEDs. The company's domestic U. S. manufacturing plant includes a wafer fab and ensures delivery of volume quantities at competitive prices with short lead times. Opto Diode's rigorous quality control standards meet their customer's strictest requirements in a variety of industries, including test & measurement, biotechnology, medical, entertainment, military/defense, industrial, aerospace, automotive, R&D and more. OPTO DIODE CORPORATION
750 Mitchell Road,
Newbury Park, CA 91320 Contact:
Russell Dahl,
Director Sales & Marketing
Phone: 805-499-0335 x312
Fax: 805-499-8108
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