Diamond Detectors

Applied Diamond has developed a universal particle detector that is ideal for a number of high energy applications.  Diamond’s unique characteristics make it suitable for a wide variety of uses in extreme environments.

Our universal detector (part no. AD1) includes the following:

  • 4mm square x 500um thick diamond with one pad, metalized area of 3.5mm square
  • One SMA connector on standard PCB.  Bonded with Al wire
  • Aluminum housing with plastic bumpers

What Makes Diamond a Good Detector?

  • Low Z
  • Low Absorption
  • High Thermal Conductivity
  • Radiation Hardness
  • Wide Band Gap

Visit our Detector Customization page.