Specifications

Hall effect measurement capabilities
Mobility 1 to 1 × 106 cm2/V s
Carrier concentration density 8 × 102 to 8 × 1023 cm-3
Resistivity 1 × 10-5 to 1 × 105 Ω·cm
Standard resistance range  
 ±0.5% rdg ±0.5% range  VdP/Hall bar minimum: 0.5 mΩ
Maximum: 10 MΩ
 ±0.075% rdg ±0.05% range  Maximum: 5 MΩ
Optional high resistance range  
 ±0.25% rdg  VdP/Hall bar minimum: 10 kΩ
Maximum: 50 GΩ
 ±1.5% rdg  Maximum: 100 GΩ
*Probe contact resistance may vary with sample
Sample environment
Cooling source 2-stage closed cycle refrigerator (CCR) with 1 W cooling power at 4.2 K
Sample temperature 10 K to 400 K
Sample sizes Up to 51 mm (2 in) with SH-2.00-I (installed isolated sample holder)
Vacuum
   
  Standard TPS-FRG PS-HV-CPX option
Pump down time 90 min
(to reach <1 × 10-3 Torr)
30 min
(to reach <1 × 10-3 Torr)
Room temperature <5 × 10-4 Torr <5 × 10-6 Torr
Base temperature <1 × 10-5 Torr <5 × 10-7 Torr
Maximum temperature <1 × 10-5 Torr <5 × 10-7 Torr
Magnetic field
Magnet type Superconducting solenoid
Field orientation Vertical (perpendicular to the sample plane)
Field capability ±2 T for Hall measurement
Field homogeneity 0.5% over 10 mm diameter; 1.0% over 25 mm diameter
Landed probe tip movement <5 µm full field ramp

Measurements
Station footprint800 mm (31.5 in) width × 670 mm (26.4 in) depth (does not include console or CCR compressor)
Console footprint766 mm (30.2 in) width × 754 mm (29.7 in) depth
CCR compressor footprint434 mm (17 in) width × 483 mm (19 in) depth
Utilities
1-phase voltage100/120/220/240 VAC (+5%, -10%), 50/60 Hz
1-phase power3.5 kVA recommended
3-phase voltage (CCR)200 VAC (50/60 Hz) or 380/400/415 VAC 50 Hz or 480 VAC 60 Hz
3-phase power (CCR)9 kVA recommended
Cooling water
Power dissipation (CCR)8.5 kW max; 6.9 kW steady state at 50 Hz; 9.0 kW max; 7.8 kW steady state at 60 Hz — see list of available recirculating chillers
  
ApprovalAll instruments CE marked



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