25 September 2012 Performances and results of the detector acquisition system of the GIANO spectrometer
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GIANO is a high resolution (R≃50,000) cryogenic IR spectrograph covering the 0.95-2.5μm wavelengths range. It is equipped with a Hawaii-II PACE array. We present the main results and performances of the detector and acquisition system. We also describe a few special features which have been developed to optimize the noise performances and minimize spurious effects intrinsic to the detector, such as reset anomaly, cross-talking and radioactive-like events.
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E. Oliva, E. Oliva, V. Biliotti, V. Biliotti, C. Baffa, C. Baffa, E. Giani, E. Giani, M. Gonzalez, M. Gonzalez, M. Sozzi, M. Sozzi, A. Tozzi, A. Tozzi, L. Origlia, L. Origlia, } "Performances and results of the detector acquisition system of the GIANO spectrometer", Proc. SPIE 8453, High Energy, Optical, and Infrared Detectors for Astronomy V, 84532T (25 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.925293; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.925293
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