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PCO develop and produce specialized fast and sensitive video camera systems, mainly for scientific applications. The product range of PCO cameras covers digital camera systems with high dynamic range, high resolution, high speed and low noise, which are sold in the scientific and industrial market all over the world.

PCO is located in Kelheim, Germany

Website: http://www.pco.de

Scientific CMOS ( sCMOS )

Scientific CMOS Image Sensor Technology

The pco.edge family of sCMOS cameras with the excellent combination of features like high resolution, high quantum efficiency, high frame rate and high dynamic (16bit). All of the cameras are available with different cooling grades and different interfaces.

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PCO.edge

PCO Edge


pco.edge 4.2
  • lowest readout noise of 0.9 e- med
  • high resolution of 2048 x 2048 pixel
  • dynamic range of 33 000 : 1
  • quantum efficiency up to 70%

pco.edge 5.5
  • extreme low readout noise of 1.1 e- med
  • high resolution of 2560 x 2160 pixel
  • dynamic range of 27 000 : 1
  • rolling & global shutter functionality
  • maximum frame rate 100 fps

pco.edge gold 5.5
  • image sensor cooled down to -30°C
  • extreme low readout noise of 0.8 e- med
  • high resolution of 2560 x 2160 pixel
  • dynamic range of 1 : 37 000

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Sensitive Cameras

Sensitive CCD Cameras for High Performance Applications

A large selection of different scientific and industrial CCD cameras with interline transfer CCD image sensor technology. The camera systems have dynamics in the range of 12 .. 14 bit and some of the cameras are thermoelectrically cooled for better long exposure performance.

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PCO. pixelfly vga

pco.pixelfly


pco.pixelfly usb
  • ultra compact design
  • 14 bit dynamic range
  • high resolution (1392 x 1024 pixel)

pixelfly qe
  • superior quantum efficiency up to 65%
  • ultra compact design
  • 12 bit dynamic range
  • high resolution (1392 x 1024 pixel)
  • readout noise typ. 7 e- rms
  • temperature compensated
  • exposure times from 5 µs - 65 s

pixelfly vga
  • ultra compact design
  • 12 bit dynamic range
  • high frame rate - 50fps
  • temperature compensated
  • exposure times from 5 µs - 65 s
  • readout noise typ. 12 e- rms
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PCO. sensicam uv

pco.camera

pco.1300
  • resolution (1392 x 1040 pixel)
  • quantum efficiency up to 65 %
  • optimal offset stability and control (< 1count)
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pco.1300 solar
  • quantum efficiency up to 11% @ 900nm
  • excellent resolution (1392 x 1040 pixel)
  • cooled 12 bit dynamic range
  • designed for electro luminescence (EL) applications
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pco.1400
  • software selectable NIR sensitivity enhancement
  • quantum efficiency up to 65%
  • superior low noise of 6e- rms @ 12.288MHz
  • resolution of 1392 x 1040 pixel

pco.1600
  • resolution (1600 x 1200pixel)
  • cooled 14bit dynamic range
  • image rate of 30 fps @ full resolution
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pco.2000
  • resolution (2048 x 2048pixel)
  • cooled 14bit dynamic range
  • image rate of 14.7 fps @ full resolution
  • low noise of 6 e- rms @ 10MHz
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pco.4000
  • resolution (4008 x 2672pixel)
  • cooled 14bit dynamic range
  • image rate of 5 fps @ full resolution
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PCO UV

pco.ultraviolet

pco.ultraviolet
  • quantum efficiency of 40 % @ 192 nm
  • ultra compact design
  • 14 bit dynamic range
  • high resolution (1392 x 1040 pixel)


 

High Speed Camera

Highspeed CMOS Cameras for High Image Quality & Sensitivity applications

A large selection of highspeed CMOS camera systems with 10 .. 12 bit intra-scene dynamic and excellent image quality. All of them are equipped with precise multiple triggering options and they are free of session referencing. Some of them can be operated by rechargable batteries.

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PCO., High Speed Cameras, Slow Motion Cameras

pco.dimax


pco.dimax S
  • S1: 4467 fps @ full resolution 1008 x 1008 pixel
  • S4: 1279 fps @ full resolution 2016 x 2016 pixel
  • 12 bit dynamic range
  • NO additional black reference calibration required
  • excellent picture and color quality
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pco.dimax HD / HD+
  • HD: 2128 fps @ full resolution 1920 x 1080 pixel
  • HD+: 1603 fps @ full resolution 1920 x 1440 pixel
  • 12 bit dynamic range
  • multiple trigger interface optimized for automotive applications
  • master-slave camera synchronisation (up to 5 cameras)

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pco.dimax HS
  • HS1: 7039 fps @ 1000 x 1000 pixel resolution
  • HS2: 5469 fps @ 1400 x 1050 pixel resolution
  • HS4: 2277 fps @ 2000 x 2000 pixel resolution
  • 12 bit dynamic range
  • excellent light sensitivity
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PCO. 1200 s

pco.1200

pco.1200 hs
  • 636f ps at full resolution (1357 fps at VGA)
  • exposure time range 50 ns - 5 s
  • interframing time 75 ns
  • high resolution (1280 x 1024 pixel)

pco.1200 s
  • 501 fps at full resolution (1068 fps at VGA)
  • 10 bit dynamic range
  • exposure time range 1 µs - 1 s
  • high resolution (1280 x 1024 pixel)

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PCO. hsfc pro

hsfc pro

hsfc pro
  • four channel MCP-image intensifier camera
  • fast shutter down to 3 ns
  • excellent system sensitivity of the system allows single photon detection
  • 12 bit dynamic range
  • ultra fast recording of up to 4 full resolution images with 1 ns interframing time, in double mode 8 frames
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Intensified Cameras

MCP Image Intensifier Based Camera Systems for Short Exposure Applications

The family of MCP image intensifier camera systems offers extremely short exposure/shutter times down to 3 ns. The appropriate spectral behaviour can be selected by the photocathode material of the MCP tube.

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PCO. dicam pro

dicam pro

dicam pro
  • fast shutter down to 3 ns (optional 1.5 ns)
  • excellent sensitivity of the system allows single photon detection
  • 12 bit dynamic range
  • high resolution MCP-image intensifier & CCD (1280x1024 pixel
  • exposure times from 3 ns - 1000 s
  • spectral sensitivity from UV to NIR
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PCO. hsfc pro

hsfc pro

hsfc pro
  • four channel MCP-image intensifier camera
  • fast shutter down to 3 ns
  • excellent system sensitivity of the system allows single photon detection
  • 12 bit dynamic range
  • ultra fast recording of up to 4 full resolution images with 1 ns interframing time, in double mode 8 frames
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