Burn-In-Facility (BIF) for Detectors

General Description

  • Provides equipment and vacuum chambers needed for the burning in of MicroChannel Plates (MCPs) and Channel Electron Multipliers (CEMs)

Lab Capabilities

  • 2 Tubular vacuum chambers: 9.75" (diameter) x 17" (length)
  • Can pumpdown to less than 10-8 Torr
  • Multi-channel analyzer with charge amplifier to collect pulse height distributions over time
  • Can use UV, electron, and ion flux to burn in