Spectroscopy Engine turns portable instruments into NRI systems.
Press Release Summary:
Designed for homeland security and laboratory research applications, iGEM(TM) can convert any handheld instrument into high-resolution Nuclear Radiation Identification (NRI) system. It includes eV-CZT(TM) detector crystal, preamplifier/shaping amplifier ASIC, 12-bit ADC (MCA), and microprocessor. Consuming 150 mW and operating at room temperature, module employs non-hygroscopic sensor and is capable of entering sleep mode. It can be accommodated by various sensor platforms.
Original Press Release:
iGEM(TM) Sensor Module
Spectroscopy Engine for Portable Instruments
The iGEM(TM) is a Portable eV-CZT(TM) Spectrometer "Engine" designed for handheld instruments for Homeland Security and Laboratory Research. The iGEM(TM) includes an eV-CZT(TM) detector crystal, Low Power ASIC (Preamp/Shaper), 12bit A/D (MCA) and a Microprocessor.
Ideal engine to put inside many different sensor platforms
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