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Photoelectron system in the photon counting mode with a galvanic decoupler for laser sensing of the atmosphere


As an optimal solution of the problem of electromagnetic compatibility in laser sensing of the atmosphere, a photoelectronicic system based on the complete galvanic decoupling of an input circuit sensitive to electromagnetic noise is proposed for the first time. The 32-channel photoelectronicic system operates in the photon counting mode and has a TTL/CMOS compatible output matched to a load on a 50-Ω cable.

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Original Russian Text © S.N. Volkov, 2009, published in Optika Atmosfery i Okeana.

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Volkov, S.N. Photoelectron system in the photon counting mode with a galvanic decoupler for laser sensing of the atmosphere. Atmos Ocean Opt 22, 383–386 (2009).

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  • photon counting
  • laser sensing
  • electromagnetic noise
  • photoelectronicic system