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New Red Channel Fully Depleted Detector


By dporter - Posted on 23 August 2010

A new fully depleted detector for the Red Channel Spectrograph was commissioned in November 2009.  The plot below shows a comparison of the detector quantum efficiencies of the Blue Channel CCD and the current and previous (deep depletion) generation Red Channel CCDs.

Blue and Red Channel detector QE comparisonBlue and Red Channel detector QE comparison