TLS120Xe High Power Tuneable Light Source (280-1100nm)

  • TLS120Xe xenon tuneable light source with LLG-3-1000 liquid light guide
  • TlS120Xe with FOP-UV liquid light guide
  • TlS120Xe high power tuneable light source

This compact solution easily fits into a wide range of applications in spectroscopy and spectrophotometry and delivers superlative stability and continuous tuning over 280-1100nm. The wavelength agile TLS120Xe offers a high power monochromatic beam suited to a wide range of materials and photodetector characterisation applications in research, industry and OEM, including:

  • Fluorescence imaging
  • Photoluminescence / fluorimeter excitation
  • Detector responsivity / QE evaluation
  • Reflectance and transmittance analysis
  • Thin film deposition monitoring
  • CCD / CMOS camera testing

Optical coupling options include SMA or FC/PC patch cord, fibre bundle or liquid light guide. Compatible with our portfolio of measurement accessories, including integrating spheres, collimators and relay optics, let the TLS120Xe deliver light your way.

Core benefits

Features

  • Short-arc xenon light source with starter and constant power supply (high power and long life version available)
  • 120mm focal length monochromator
  • Housed in single 19" benchtop enclosure
  • Ideally suited for OEM applications
  • Forms part of a fully automated spectrophotometer/ spectrometer with Benwin+ Spectral Acquisition Software

Light Source

Lamp typeShort-arc OFR xenon lamp
Operating CurrentConstant current
CouplingEllipsoidal reflector, 60mm diameter

75W lamp option

Operating Current5.4A
Nominal lamp power and voltage75W, 15V
Nominal life time2000 hours

100W lamp option

Lamp type7.2A
Operating Current100W, 14V
Nominal lamp power and voltage500 hours

Optical Layout

ConfigurationConstant Deviation Angle
Focal length120mm effective

Opto-Mechanical

Grating mountSingle grating on-axis turret
Grating typeConcave blazed holographic
Grating line density1200
Nominal blaze wavelength380nm
Slit typeFixed Slit
Drive typeStepper motor
Drive resolution0.5 arcsec per step
Maximum drive speed115° per sec

Optical Performance

Wavelength range280nm – 1100nm
Wavelength step0.0035nm
Bandwidth at FWHM with 0.74mm slit5nm
Bandwidth at FWHM with 1.48mm slit10nm
Bandwidth at FWHM with 2.96mm slit20nm
Bandwidth at FWHM with 5.92mm slit40nm

Control

InterfaceUSB2.0
Software controlBenWin+ spectral acquisition application, SCPI

Electrical / Mechanical

Overall dimensions300L x 460W x 185H (mm)
Weight8.8 kg
Power supply100-240V AC 50-60 Hz
OrientationHorizontal only

Environmental

Operating temperature range10-35°C
Operating humidity range30 % to 70 % (no condensation, less than 70 % above 30 °C)
19719100W short-arc xenon lamp, nominal 500 hours lifetime
1958375W short-arc xenon lamp, nominal 2000 hours lifetime
SA-FSP(0.74)Fixed slit plate pair to set 5nm nominal bandwidth
SA-FSP(1.48)Fixed slit plate pair to set 10nm nominal bandwidth
SA-FSP(2.96)Fixed slit plate pair to set 20nm nominal bandwidth
SA-FSP(5.92)Fixed slit plate pair to set 40nm nominal bandwidth
SMA-1500-1000High OH SMA fibre 0.39NA 1m long. 1.5mm diameter. (250-1200nm)
FOP-UV-4-4-1000UV grade fused silica fibre bundle, 0.22 NA, 1m long. 4mm diameter. (200-1350nm)
LLG-3-1000Liquid light guide, 1m long, 3mm diameter. (280-700nm)
TLS120Xe optical power at 5nm bandwidth with 1mm core SMA patchcord
TLS120Xe optical power at 5nm bandwidth with 1mm core SMA patchcord
TLS120Xe optical power at 20nm bandwidth with 3mm liquid light guide
TLS120Xe optical power at 20nm bandwidth with 3mm liquid light guide
TLS120Xe spectral power distribution at 5nm bandwidth with 1mm core SMA patchcord
TLS120Xe spectral power distribution at 5nm bandwidth with 1mm core SMA patchcord

Ordering Information

TLS120XeHigh Power Tuneable Light Source (280nm-1100m)
19719100W short-arc xenon lamp, nominal 500 hours lifetime
1958375W short-arc xenon lamp, nominal 2000 hours lifetime
SA-FSP(0.74)Fixed slit plate pair to set 5nm nominal bandwidth
SA-FSP(1.48)Fixed slit plate pair to set 10nm nominal bandwidth
SA-FSP(2.96)Fixed slit plate pair to set 20nm nominal bandwidth
SA-FSP(5.92)Fixed slit plate pair to set 40nm nominal bandwidth
SMA-1500-1000High OH SMA fibre 0.39NA 1m long. 1.5mm diameter. (250-1200nm)
FOP-UV-4-4-1000UV grade fused silica fibre bundle, 0.22 NA, 1m long. 4mm diameter. (200-1350nm)
LLG-3-1000Liquid light guide, 1m long, 3mm diameter. (280-700nm)

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