Portable and high-sensitivity radiation detectors are used by police, custom inspectors, and others to detect radioactive substances (alpha particles, beta particles, gamma rays, and x-rays), as well as neutrons.
We offer a wide selection of photodetectors designed for use with scintillation-based detectors.
Si photodiodes have no internal gain and often rely on low noise properties of externally connected amplifiers for better S/N. These lightweight and compact photodetectors are suitable for compact scintillation-based radiation detectors without an identification function.
An MPPC consists of multiple avalanche photodiode pixels operating in Geiger mode. These lightweight and compact photodetectors have high internal gain of up to 10⁶, making them the best alternative for your scintillation-based radiation detection system.
The C12137 series is a radiation detection module containing a scintillator and an MPPC designed to detect gamma rays. It can detect low energy from 30 keV and up to 2 MeV.
Photomultiplier tubes (PMT) can vary in size ranging from 8 mm to more than 100 mm in diameter. Their high internal gain of up to 10⁶ and extremely low dark count make them the best detectors for all types and sizes of scintillation-based radiation detection systems.
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