Hyperspectral Cameras

VNIR UHS Cameras

VNIR Camera Middleton Spectral Vision offers ultra high sensitivity hyperspectral cameras. The sensor's Quantum Efficiency is greater than 90%. The cameras are able to practically eliminate read noise, rendering them single photon sensitive.


Optical Characteristics
Range (nm) 400-1000
Resolution (spatial x spectral) 1024 x 1024, 512 x 512 ( active)
Spectrograph ImSpector V10E
Spectral Resolution 2.8 nm (30 µm slit)
Spectral Sampling 0.72 - 5.8 nm/pixel
Spatial Resolution RMS spot diameter < 9 µm
Aberrations Insignificant astigmatism, keystone or smile
Numerical Aperture F/2.4
Slit Width, default 30 µm (13, 18, 50, 80, 150 µm)
Effective Slit Length 11.84 mm
Total Efficiency (typical) > 50%, independent of polarization
Stray Light < 0.5% (halogen lamp, 590 nm low-pass filter)
Electrical Characteristics
Sensor EMCCD
Interface USB2
Camera Output Digital 16-bit
Frame rate 26 (full frame)
Cooling TEC/Sterling
Pixel Size 13 µm x 13 µm
Camera Control USB2
Input Voltage 12 V
Environmental Characteristics
Storage -20 to 50 C
Operating -80 C
Mechanical Characteristics
Lens Mount Standard C-mount
User Adjustments None
Shutter No
VNIR Camera Ordering Information
Part numberDescription
MRC-923-002 VNIR Ultra High Sensitivity Imaging spectral camera, 512 x 512 pixel EMCCD sensor, 30 um slit (default), C-mount 
MRC-923-003 VNIR Ultra High Sensitivity Raman Imaging spectral camera, 1024 x 1024 pixel EMCCD sensor, 30 um slit (default), C-mount

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