Development and characterization of a CCD camera system for use on six-inch manipulator systems

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The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory has designed, constructed, and fielded a compact CCD camera system for use on the Six Inch Manipulator (SIM) at the Nova laser facility. The camera system has been designed to directly replace the 35 mm film packages on all active SIM-based diagnostics. The unit`s electronic package is constructed for small size and high thermal conductivity using proprietary printed circuit board technology, thus reducing the size of the overall camera and improving its performance when operated within the vacuum environment of the Nova laser target chamber. The camera has been calibrated and found to yield a ... continued below

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Logory, L.M.; Bell, P.M.; Conder, A.D. & Lee, F.D. May 3, 1996.

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The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory has designed, constructed, and fielded a compact CCD camera system for use on the Six Inch Manipulator (SIM) at the Nova laser facility. The camera system has been designed to directly replace the 35 mm film packages on all active SIM-based diagnostics. The unit`s electronic package is constructed for small size and high thermal conductivity using proprietary printed circuit board technology, thus reducing the size of the overall camera and improving its performance when operated within the vacuum environment of the Nova laser target chamber. The camera has been calibrated and found to yield a linear response, with superior dynamic range and signal-to-noise levels as compared to T-Max 3200 optic film, while providing real-time access to the data. Limiting factors related to fielding such devices on Nova will be discussed, in addition to planned improvements of the current design.

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  • 11. annual high-temperature plasma diagnostics conference, Monterey, CA (United States), 12-16 May 1996

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  • Other: DE96010404
  • Report No.: UCRL-JC--123281
  • Report No.: CONF-960543--12
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-48
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 243475
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc670874

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Logory, L.M.; Bell, P.M.; Conder, A.D. & Lee, F.D. Development and characterization of a CCD camera system for use on six-inch manipulator systems, article, May 3, 1996; California. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc670874/: accessed October 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.