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HeliX Silicon Avalanche Photodiode

Excelitas Technologies Corp., a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative, customized photonic solutions, today announced it has launched the new HeliX Silicon Avalanche Photodiode (Si APD) Module – employing Excelitas’ leading-edge Si APD detectors to deliver enhanced performance including high responsivity,  broadband photon absorption (400-1100nm), wide dynamic range and linearity, and exceptional signal-to-noise ratio.  Designed for high performance applications, the HeliX Si APD module is fully customizable; provides highly accurate measurements; and helps reduce time to market for OEMs.  

The HeliX Si APD module serves a wide range of demanding applications and is ideal for fluorescence measurement, distributed temperature sensing, analytical instrumentation, and laser scanning ophthalmology, among others.