TITLE

The use of area detectors in Brillouin spectroscopy

AUTHOR(S)
Walton, D.; Vanderwal, J.J.; Xia, H.; Zhao, P.
PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
Review of Scientific Instruments;Aug1996, Vol. 67 Issue 8, p2727
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the optical properties of area detectors used in conjunction with Fabry-Perot interferometers. Description of a system using a charge-coupled device (CCD) as a detector for Brillouin spectroscopy; Discussion of the advantages and shortcomings of area detectors in general and CCD in particular.
ACCESSION #
4376452

 

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