The primary function of a preamplifier is to extract the signal from the detector without significantly degrading the intrinsic signal-to noise ratio. Three basic types of preamplifiers are available: the current-sensitive preamplifier, the parasitic-capacitance preamplifier, and the charge-sensitive preamplifier. ORTEC manufactures a preamplifier to fit your detector, your application, and your budget.
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with tabulated comparative specifications.
113 Scintillation Preamplifier
276 Photomultiplier Base with Preamplifier
296 ScintiPack Photomultiplier Base with Preamplifier and HV Supply
9301 Fast Preamplifier
9305 Fast Preamplifier
9306 1-GHz Preamplifier
9326 Fast Preamplifier
VT120 Fast Timing Preamplifier