Photodetectors for "Laser Anemometry"

Sivasankaram, K (1987) Photodetectors for "Laser Anemometry". Project Report. National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore.

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Principles of photodetectors have been reviewed and the most common types of photodetectors have been contrasted. Various aspects of photocathode, dynode structures, voltage divider networks and IM anodes of photomultipliers have been discussed. Factores affecting the performance of photomultipliers and -the noise sources have been described . The requirements of photomultipliers for different, types of laser anemometers have been indicated. Some of the photomal tipl iers' from various popular brands have been compared .

Item Type: Monograph (Project Report)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Laser Anemometry, Photodetectors
Subjects: AERONAUTICS > Aircraft Propulsion and Power
Depositing User: Ms Indrani V
Date Deposited: 23 Aug 2012 07:59
Last Modified: 23 Aug 2012 07:59

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