microchannel plate


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microchannel plate

[¦mī·krō¦chan·əl ′plāt]
(electronics)
A plate that consists of extremely small cylinder-shaped electron multipliers mounted side by side, to provide image intensification factors as high as 100,000. Also known as channel plate multiplier.
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2002) modelled the flow distribution in a microchannel plate using an approximate pressure drop model.
However, the tube loses resolution as the voltage to the microchannel plate is reduced in response to a bright scene.
Starcher, Development of a 2 [mu]m-pore microchannel plate, Spectroscopy 16(10), 34-38 (2001).
MicroChannel Plate Detector, Hamamatsu F2226-24P136 with a P46 phosphor screen or acceptable alternate meeting the following minimum specifications:
A low-profile assembly, combining a highly sensitive microchannel plate and electro-optically isolated output signal, encloses the detector.
The detector is enclosed in a low profile assembly combining a highly sensitive Microchannel Plate and electro-optically isolated output signal.
There will be two spectroscopy systems: (a) delay-line (DL) microchannel plate (MCP) photomultiplier (PMT) attached to a polychromator and (b) quadrant-anode (QA) MCP-PMT attached to a low-background microscope, where DL- and QA-MCP-PMT are linear and imaging detectors of 10 ps time resolution.