Cardiff University | Prifysgol Caerdydd ORCA
Online Research @ Cardiff 
WelshClear Cookie - decide language by browser settings

A waveguide-coupled millimetre-wave TES bolometer suitable for 2-D arrays

Orlando, Angiola, Bruijn, Marcel P., Hoevers, Henk F.C., Mauskopf, Philip Daniel, de Korte, Piet A. J., Krouwer, Eric and Ridder, Marcel L. 2006. A waveguide-coupled millimetre-wave TES bolometer suitable for 2-D arrays. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment 559 (2) , pp. 534-535. 10.1016/j.nima.2005.12.062

Full text not available from this repository.

Abstract

We are developing a single-pixel antenna-coupled bolometric detector for use in low-background millimetre-wave astronomy. The device consists of a radial probe in a rectangular waveguide coupled to a Ti/Au transition edge sensor (TES). The signal propagates from the antenna along a superconducting microstrip line into a metal resistor on a thermally isolated Si3N4 island, where the TES is also located. We have designed and built prototype pixels optimised for 150 GHz band measurements. We discuss our progress in the development as well as the first results from dark measurements. PACS

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Physics and Astronomy
Subjects: Q Science > QB Astronomy
Uncontrolled Keywords: Bolometer; Antenna-coupled; Radial probe; Transition edge sensor
Publisher: Elsevier
ISSN: 0168-9002
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2017 05:03
URI: http://orca-mwe.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/47914

Citation Data

Cited 5 times in Google Scholar. View in Google Scholar

Cited 1 time in Scopus. View in Scopus. Powered By Scopus® Data

Actions (repository staff only)

Edit Item Edit Item