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greateyes GmbH
Justus-von-Liebig-Straße 2
12489 Berlin

+49 (0)30 912075 250
+49 (0)30 912075 251
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This series of highly sensitive, cooled cameras with vacuum flange is equipped with ultra-low noise 18-bit readout electronics and perfectly suited for spectroscopy and imaging applications in the VUV, EUV and X-ray range up to 20 keV. The CCD detectors deliver spectra and images with outstanding dynamic range. To find the best solution for your application, greateyes offers different sensors with quantum efficiencies up to 97%.

  • Up to 97% peak quantum efficiency
  • Max. full well capacity of 350 ke⁻
  • Gigabit Ethernet Interface


GE 4096 4096 BI UV1

Model Specification GE 4096 4096 BI UV1

Image area 61.4 mm × 61.7 mm
Pixel format 4096 × 4096 pixels
Pixel size 15 μm × 15 μm
CCD sensor cooling Min. -90°C to 20°C, forced air or liquid cooling
Gain Switchable, max. 1.0 counts/e-
Data link Gigabit Ethernet
Distance flange - focal plane 20.5 mm
Dimensions 15.0 cm (5.90‘‘) × 13.5 cm (5.31‘‘) × 28.5 cm (11.22‘‘)  (W × H × L) camera body
Weight 9 500 g
CCD sensor type Enhanced back-illuminated
Sensor coating -
Full well capacity 350 k e-

Common Specification VUV EUV X-ray cameras

Pixel readout frequency 500 kHz, 1 MHz, 3 MHz
AD converter resolution 16-bit, 18-bit (optional)
Software greateyes Vision software for Windows XP/Vista/7/10
SDK and drivers DLL for Windows XP/Vista/7/10, LabVIEW, EPICS, Linux driver
Power supply 110 - 240 VAC, 50 Hz - 60 Hz, max. 1 A
Certification CE
Linearity Better than 99%

Data Sheets

Quantum efficiency curves

Quantum Efficiencies in the VUV, EUV and X-Ray range


greateyes Vision software

The greateyes Vision software suite provides access to all camera functionalities. It includes comprehensive visualization, analysis and storage options and supports important features such as wavelength and geometric calibration, crop and burst modes and various file formats. The software runs on 32/64-bit Windows systems. For integration into other systems, a software development kit and drivers are available.

  • Supports crop and burst readout modes for higher frame rates and precise time resolution 
  • Supports flexible horizontal and vertical binning
  • Wavelength and geometric calibration
  • Various file formats: JPG, BMP, TXT, TIFF (16-bit), DAT raw data
  • Many drivers available for integration into other systems 
  • Language support in English and German
  • Comprehensive visualization and image manipulation routines
  • Runs on 32/64-bit Windows systems