Microchannel Plate Detector Specifications

Microchannel Plate

MCP Model R7024U by Hamamatsu
MCP Construction 2 Stage MCP
Photocathode Diameter 10 mm
Photocathode Type Multialkali
Spectral Response 160–850 nm
Peak Wavelength at Maximum Response 430 nm
Photocathode Luminous Sensitivity (typical) 150 μA/lm
Photocathode Radiant Sensitivity at 400 nm (typical) 50 mA/W
Current Amplifications at -4500 V (typical) 2.0 x 105
Anode Dark Counts at -4500 V 200 cps
Average Anode Current 100 nA
Pulsed Peak Current 350 mA
Frequency Response (-3 dB) 3 GHz
Maximum Supply Voltage -5000 V
Working Temperature from -50 to +50°C

Microchannel Plate Housing

Supply Voltage from 0 to -5000 V
Blas-T Frequency Response (-3 dB) up to 12 GHz
Amplifier Frequency Response (-3 dB) from 0.01 to 10.0 GHz
Minimum Gain of RF Amplifier 38 dB
Maximum Gain Flatness ±1.5 dB
Mixer Frequency Response (-3 dB) up to 4 GHz