Excelitas offers photonic detection solutions covering a very broad spectrum, from Gamma, X-Ray, UV, Visible and into the near Infrared...making it a simple choice to find the right detector for your unique detection application. Product ranges include Silicon and InGaAS PINs and APDs, hybrid receivers and photon counting modules. In addition to our wide offering of off-the-shelf devices, we also specialize in customized solutions for your specific needs.
- Avalanche Photodiodes (APDs) are used for extreme low-level light detection and photon counting, providing excellent coverage within 400 nm to 1100 nm and 950 nm to 1550 nm for both Silicon (Si) and InGaAs, respectively.
- Defense and Aerospace Photodiodes offered by Excelitas provide a wide range of photonic equipment designed to support a wide range of military and precision applications, including target acquisition, laser guidance, and warning systems.
- Low-Light-Level Detection Modules (L3D) enable the detection of photons from 400nm to 1.7µm with industry-leading precision and performance.
- Photodiodes and Arrays provide detection from 220 nm to 1700 nm offered in various sizes to meet customer specifications.
- Phototransistors are designed to overcome unity gain, the major limitation among photodiodes, by integrating amplifiers and photodiodes inside a single chip for higher output.
- Avalanche Photodiodes (APDs): can be used in optical fiber receivers for communication, LiDAR and range finding, high-speed laser scanners, laser microscopy, imaging, and optical-time domain reflectometers.
- Defense and Aerospace Photodiodes: military applications include detection systems, laser guidance systems, fire sensing and control, gyro systems for guidance, satellite positioning, position sensing, and nuclear radiation sensors.
- Low-Light-Level Detection Modules (L3D): used to detect extremely low optical signals in specimens such as environmental toxins, proteins, emulsions, and particulate matter as well as drug, cancer, and genetic research and clinical diagnostics.
- Photodiodes and Arrays: typically used in positioning sensing in shorter distances, optical coherence tomography, and the detection of gamma and x-ray machinery signals in industrial settings.
- Phototransistors: used in settings where a higher responsivity rate is expected, which include security systems, encoders, IR detectors, circuitry in computer logic, punch-card readers, lightning control systems, and relays.