Vortis™ 2 Advanced SPMControl station

The most advanced and flexible SPM controller.

  • State-of-the-art digital controller with lowest noise levels and highest number of signal channels
  • Optimized for PeakForce Tapping®
  • Video rate scanning performance with maximum data pixel rate up to 800.000 pixels/sec
  • Access to external and internal signals for Flexible Research
  • 4 high speed 16bit ADC channels with 60 MHz sample rate
  • 12 18bit ADC channels with 800 kHz sample rate
  • 6 high speed 14bit DAC channel with 120 MHz sample rate
  • 8 20 bit DAC channels with 800 kHz sample rate
  • 2 high-speed and 1 mid-speed lock-in amplifiers for precise amplitude and phase detection
  • Modular hybrid analog/digital design with latest FPGA/PPC technology (dual core PowerPC @ 1,4 GHz)
  • Number of data points that can be captured continuously: restricted only by HDD
  • Thermal noise acquisition up to 3.75 MHz bandwidth
  • 6 channel low noise capacitive distance sensor interface
  • Easy Connection of Accessories at front panel
  • Two channel gated photon counting (2 + 2 inputs, 32bit TTL counters, up to 20Mcounts/s, 20ns min pulse width, 40ns pulse separation)
  • Low voltage output for electronics modules and pre-amplifiers with +/-15V and +/-5V
  • Digital input : 6 channels (Sub-D) Digital output: 10 channels (Sub-D) e.g. for pixel and line clock
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