NI PXI-4130 Power SMU PXI Source Measure Unit (SMU)

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  • ±20 V, 2 A, isolated output
  • 4-quadrant operation - up to 10 W sinking
  • Remote (4-wire) sense
  • 5 current ranges - 2 A to 200 µA
  • 1 nA measurement resolution on the 200 µA range
  • Additional utility channel for programmable source and measure at up to 6 V, 1 A
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The National Instruments PXI-4130 PXI SMU is a programmable, high-power source measure unit (SMU) in a single-slot, 3U PXI module. The NI PXI-4130 has a single isolated SMU channel that offers a four-quadrant ±20 V output that incorporates remote (four-wire) sense. This channel is capable of sourcing up to 40 W in quadrants I and III and sinking up to 10 W in quadrants II and IV. With five current ranges providing measurement resolution down to 1 nA, this precision source is ideal for design validation and semiconductor test applications that require programmatic sourcing and sweeping as well as high-accuracy measurements.

The PXI-4130 Power SMU also includes a utility channel that can source either current or voltage with 16-bit setpoint and measurement resolution. You can use this output, which provides up to 6 V and 1 A, as a complementary power source to the SMU channel. Applications such as transistor characterization that require accurately sourcing a constant current or voltage while sweeping another current or voltage can greatly benefit from the reduced complexity, footprint, and cost that this module offers. For parallel test applications, you can use up to 17 PXI-4130 modules in a single PXI chassis for 17 SMU channels and 17 programmable power supply channels in a 19 in., 4U space.

Both channels of this PXI SMU can act as either a constant voltage source or a constant current source, with a settable compliance limit for either mode. In addition, you can enable remote sense on the SMU channel to maximize voltage output/measurement accuracy at your device under test for high-precision applications.

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Specifications Summary

General
Product Family SMU/Power Supplies
Form Factor PXI Platform
PXI Bus Type PXI Hybrid Compatible
Part Number 779647-31 , 779647-30
Operating System/Target Real-Time , Windows
LabVIEW RT Support Yes
Synchronization Bus (RTSI) No
External Clocking No
Length 21.6 cm
Width 2 cm
Height 13 cm
I/O Connector MINI-COMBICON, 3.81 mm (6-Position)
Power Requirement for +3.3V Rail 0.3 A
Power Requirement for +5V Rail 2 A
Power Requirement for +12V Rail 0.5 A
Power Requirement for -12V Rail 0 A
Slot Two Module No
Module Width 1
MXI Compatible Yes
Product Name PXI-4130
Isolation Type Ch-Earth Ground Isolation
Analog Input
Channels 0
Analog Output
Channels 1
Resolution 18 bits
Timing Software
Update Rate 3 kS/s
Current Drive Single 2 A
Max Voltage -20 V - 20 V
Maximum Voltage Range Sensitivity 330 µV
Minimum Voltage Range -6 V - 6 V
Min Voltage Range Sensitivity 100 µV
Max Current Range -2 A - 2 A
Maximum Current Range Sensitivity 100 µA
Minimum Current Range -200 µA - 200 µA
Min Current Range Sensitivity 10 nA
Waveform Types DC
Voltage and Current Readback Yes
Total Power Output 2 W
Ripple/Noise 15 mV
Output Quadrants Quadrant III , Quadrant II , Quadrant IV , Quadrant I
Max Quadrants Per Channel 4
Digital I/O
Bidirectional Channels 0

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