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Introduction

Cameras with the newest Scientific CMOS (sCMOS) sensors from Gpixel (GSENSE400, GSENSE2020, GSENSE5130, GSENSE6060) including their Backside illuminated versions come in two combinations.

First is a fusion of the highly sensitive sensors with USB3 interface and Thermoelectric Cooling using Peltier - ideal for decreasing the already low noise.
The second is utilizing the fast PCIe interface to take full advantage of the high speed potential and Global shutter feature while keeping remarkable Dynamic range and large Full Well Capacity.

Thus, the cameras are designed with consideration for both the Scientific applications requiring long exposures, as well as, industrial systems focused on supreme image quality and minimal motion blur.

Documents

Brochure

3D STEP - MJ models
3D STEP - CB models
3D STEP - MX042xR-GP-BSI model
3D STEP - MX377 models

Mechanical drawing - MJ models, MJ042MR-GP-P6, MJ042MR-GP-P11, MJ150MR-GP
Mechanical drawing - CB models
Mechanical drawing - MX042xR-GP-BSI model
Mechanical drawing - MX377 models, Water Cooled, Air Fan Cooled

Quantum efficiency graphs:

GSENSE400 / BSI
GSENSE2020 / BSI
GSENSE5130 / Color
GSENSE6060 / BSI

Knowledge base

sCMOS camera models - Specification tables
sCMOS cameras - Cooling performance
Gpixel GSENSE6060 Grades
Chiller for Water cooling - Example
HDR - ADC Bit readout explained
CCD, CMOS or sCMOS
PIV - Particle Image Velocimetry
Lens mount options
USB3 Zone

Hardware

MJ models

Bracket for MJ models - MJ models mechanical drawing
Trigger cable for MJ models - CBL-MJ-SYNC-3M0
Power injector for MJ models + mechanical drawing - with power delivery (PD) to supply the energy for Peltier Cooling
Power cable for MJ models - CBL-MJ-PWR-2M0
Long distance connection options

MX377 models

Bracket for MX377 models - MX377 models mechanical drawing
Power cable for MX377 models - CBL-MX377-PWR-3M0 wiring diagram
Trigger cable for MX377 models - CBL-MX377-SYNC-3M0 wiring diagram

Legacy MH models

Trigger cable - CBL-MH-PWR description

Software

xiCOP - control panel software
CamTool- viewer like application
XIMEA API Software Package
XIMEA Linux Software Package
XIMEA macOS Software Package
GPU Software for scientific CMOS cameras
Python
Vision Libraries

FAQ

Applications

Spinning disk confocal imaging, Genomics, High Speed Multicolor and Light Sheet Fluorescence, FRET, FRAP, FISH, TIRF, Cell Biology, Biochip reading, PALM, STORM, dSTORM, GSDIM, SPIM and Widefield Microscopy, Astronomy, Solar polarimetry, Protein/Lipid Trafficking, Voltage Sensitive Dyes, Quantum Dots and Optics, OCT, FCS, Mineralogy, Membrane Dynamics, Ion signaling and Transport Physiology, gene expression analysis, Photovoltaic inspection, gSTED, Digital pathology, Bose-Einstein Condensation, neutron tomography, CARS, Ophthalmology, Electrophysiology, BEC dynamics, Biophysics, Phosphorescence, Corona detection, Biometrics, Photoluminescence Spectroscopy, Endoscopy and Biomedical, Nanoparticle, Intrinsic, Ratiometric, Calcium, Pulsar imaging, Space debris and NEO tracking

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