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Technology

  • Infrared cameras and lenses

Fields

  • Mining & Geology
  • Process Monitoring and Sorting

Cryo-cooled MCT camera

The Borea employs a rotary Stirling micro-cooler to chill a 640 x 512 pixels HgCdTe FPA down to 77 K. This low temperature produces images with spectacularly low noise levels. The reduced weight and power consumption of Photon etc.’s Stirling micro-coolers make the Borea an ideal candidate for airborne SWIR imaging applications.

The Borea is perfect for airborne applications or when a very high sensitivity is needed due to its:

  • Lighter weight
  • Lower power consumption
  • Lower dark current

Note

The BOREA is being overhauled and is thus unavailable at this time. Please contact us if you want to receive updates on its future availability.

Theoretical technical information available upon request.

Custom products

Beyond our standard product lines, we bring to bear our know-how through collaborations with industry and researchers both local and international. It’s in our DNA to build systems that measure up to the high standards set by our customers in science and industry. Please contact us if you don’t see what you are looking for in our standard lines of products.

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