Connecting to SR 570 by Stanford Research Systems in Python
The SR570 is a low-noise current preamplifier capable of current gains as large as 1 pA/V. High gain and bandwidth, low noise, and many convenient features make the SR570 ideal for a variety of photonic, low temperature and other measurements.
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 570 in Python
PROTOCOLS > SCPI
This script connects to the SR 570 Preamplifier using a VISA adapter, sets various settings such as sensitivity, filter type, and frequency, enables the bias voltage and offset current, clears any overload condition, and blanks the frontend output. Finally, it disconnects from the instrument.