Connecting to SR 860 by Stanford Research Systems in Python
The new SR860 Lock-in Amplifier is the latest in a line of innovative lock-ins from SRS. With unparalleled analog performance, sophisticated new digital signal processing features, a thoroughly modern, intuitive user interface, and a wide range of computer connectivity options, the SR860 is the ideal choice for any synchronous detection application.
Device Specification: here
Manufacturer card: STANFORD RESEARCH SYSTEMS
Stanford Research Systems is a maker of general test and measurement instruments. The company was founded in 1980, is privately held, and is not affiliated with Stanford University. Stanford Research Systems manufactures all of their products at their Sunnyvale, California facility.
- Headquarters: Sunnyvale, California
- Yearly Revenue (millions, USD): 24.9
- Vendor Website: here
Connect to the SR 860 in Python
PROTOCOLS > SCPI
This script connects to the SR 860 Lock-in Amplifier using a VISA adapter and performs measurements of the X value, Y value, magnitude, and theta. The values are then printed to the console. Finally, the script disconnects from the lock-in amplifier.