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Datenblatt Literaturnummer Veröffentlichungsdatum SMU 2461 Graphical SourceMeter Data Sheet
The Model 2461 High Current SourceMeter® Source Measure Unit (SMU) Instrument brings advanced Touch, Test, Invent® technology right to your fingertips.
Model 2450 Touchscreen Source Measure Unit (SMU) Instrument Datasheet
Model 2460 SourceMeter SMU Instrument
1KW-60905-0 KickStart Instrument Control Software Datasheet
KickStart Software simplifies what you need to know about your instrument so that in just minutes you can take the instrument out of the box and get real data on your device. KickStart Software enables quick test setup and data visualization when …
1KW-60965-8 2470 Graphical SourceMeter SMU Instrument Datasheet
1KW-61523-0 Series 2400 SourceMeter SMU Instruments
Keithley’s Series 2400 Source Measure Unit (SMU) Instruments are designed specifically for test applications that demand tightly coupled sourcing and measurement. All SourceMeter models provide precision voltage and current sourcing as well as …
1KW-02798-3 Model 4299-11 Universal Fixed Rack-Mount Kit
The Model 4299-11 Universal Fixed Rack-Mount Kit contains all the hardware you need to install two 2U instruments, such as a Series 24XX, Series 2000, or 2U Keysight instruments, side-by-side in a standard 19-inch equipment rack.
071314202 Model 2460-KIT Screw-Terminal Connector Kit Information
The Model 2460-KIT Screw Terminal Connector Kit contains a cable housing, an inverted plug connector, and a cable tie. The cable housing is made up of two half-shells with a cable outlet. The inverted plug secures cables to pins for quick connection …
071335401 Model TRX-1100V-X 3-Slot HV Low-Noise Triaxial Cable Instructions
071365000 Model TRX-1100V-BAN Triax to Banana Cable Assembly Instruction Sheet
Handbücher Handbuchtyp Teilenummer Veröffentlichungsdatum Model 2450 Interactive SourceMeter Instrument Reference Manual
Model 2450 Interactive SourceMeter Instrument Reference Manual Reference
Hauptbenutzer 2450-901-01D Model 2460 High-Current Interactive SourceMeter Instrument Reference Manual
Model 2460 High-Current Interactive SourceMeter Instrument Reference Manual Reference
Hauptbenutzer 2460-901-01B Keithley KickStart Quick Start Guide
KickStart Instrument Control Software lets you start making measurements in minutes without complex instrument programming. KickStart allows you to do I-V characterization, data acquisition and logging, and power supply control on a variety of …
Hauptbenutzer KKS-903-01K Keithley Instruments Software and Documentation Downloads
Document that provides descriptions of some of the software, drivers, and documentation that is available on the website.
Benutzer 071352702 Model TRX-1100V-TBC Female-Bulkhead Connector Instructions
Benutzer 071375400 Model TRX-1100V-FFBARREL Female-Female Barrel Connector Instructions
Benutzer 071375300 Model TRX-1100V-FFFTEE Female-Female-Female Tee Adapter Instructions
Benutzer 071375200 Model TRX-1100V-FMFTEE Female-Male-Female Tee Adapter Instructions
Benutzer 071375100 SMU Potentiostats and EC-UPGRADE Kit Quick Start Guide
SMU Potentiostats and EC-UPGRADE Kit Quick Start Guide
Benutzer 071347302 Models 2450-EC, 2460-EC, and 2461-EC Potentiostats and Galvanostats User's Manual
Models 2450-EC, 2460-EC, and 2461-EC Potentiostats and Galvanostats User Manual
Hauptbenutzer 077110403 Model 2470 High Voltage SourceMeter® Quick Start Guide
This guide provides start up information for the 2470 High Voltage SourceMeter Source Measure Unit Instrument.
Hauptbenutzer 2470-903-01B Model 2450 SourceMeter Instrument User's Manual
This user's manual provides basic instrument information and applications for the 2450 Source Measure Unit Instrument.
Hauptbenutzer 2450-900-01E Model 2461 High Current SourceMeter Quick Start Guide
This guide provides start up information for the 2461 High Current SourceMeter Source Measure Unit Instrument.
Hauptbenutzer 2461-903-01B Model 2470 High Voltage SourceMeter Instrument User’s Manual
This user's manual provides basic instrument information and applications that help you start using your 2470 High Voltage SourceMeter Source Measure Unit Instrument.
Hauptbenutzer 2470-900-01B Model 2461 High-Current SourceMeter Instrument User's Manual
This user's manual provides basic instrument information and application examples to help you start using your 2461 High Current SourceMeter Source Measure Unit Instrument.
Hauptbenutzer 2461-900-01B Model 2450 System SourceMeter Quick Start Guide
This guide provides startup information for the 2450 Source Measure Unit Instrument.
Hauptbenutzer 2450-903-01E Model 2460 High-Current Interactive SourceMeter Instrument User's Manual
This user's manual provides basic instrument information and applications to help you start using your 2460 High Current SourceMeter Source Measure Unit Instrument.
Hauptbenutzer 2460-900-01C Model 2470 High Voltage SourceMeter® Instrument Reference Manual
This reference manual provides detailed information regarding the 2470 High Voltage SourceMeter Source Measure Unit Instrument.
Hauptbenutzer 2470-901-01B Model 2461 in a Series 2400 Application Emulation and Migration Guide
Benutzer 077162100 Model 2460 High Current SourceMeter Quick Start Guide
This guide provides start up information for the 2460 High Current SourceMeter Source Measure Unit Instrument.
Hauptbenutzer 2460-903-01C Model 2460-KIT Screw-Terminal Connector Kit Information
Model 2460 Screw-Terminal Connector Kit Information User Manual
Benutzer 071335401 Model TRX-1100V-CONN
Benutzer 071368600 Model TRX-1100V-PCBCONN
Benutzer 071368700 Series 24GDI Declassification and Security Instructions
Geheimhaltungsaufhebung 077086201 Liste d’avertissements Warning List modèle 2470
Benutzer 077151000 Model TRX-1100V-X Triaxial Cable Instructions
Benutzer 071365000 Model TRX-1100V-BAN Triax to Banana Cable Assembly Instruction Sheet
Benutzer 071364900 Keithley Instruments Safety Precautions
Safety Precautions PA
Benutzer 071341102 Model 4299-7 Fixed Rack-Mount Kit Assembly and Mounting Instructions
This document contains the parts list and installation information for products that can be mounted with this rack-mount kit.
Benutzer PA-1065E Modele 2460 Liste d'avertissements (French Warning List)
Modele 2460 Liste d'avertissements (French Warning List) Other
Benutzer 077104401 Model 2450-TLINK Trigger Link Cable
Model 2450-TLINK Trigger Link Cable instructions User Manual
Benutzer 071314000 2400 Series SourceMeter Quick Start Guide
Hauptbenutzer 2400S-903-01E Model 2450 Warning List (French)
French language list of Warnings in Model 2450 documentation User Manual
077093700 Keithley Instruments Customer Documentation Series 2400 Safety Supplement
Benutzer PA-1018D Model 2450-TRX-BAN Triaxial to Banana Cable Instructions
Model 2450-TRX-BAN Triaxial to Banana Cable instruction User Manual
071314500 Model 2440 5A SourceMeter Service Manual
Benutzer 2440-902-01B Model 2460-BAN Safety Banana Test Leads/Adapter Cable Information
Model 2460-BAN Safety Banana Test Leads-Adapter Cable Information User Manual
Benutzer 071338200 Model 2400 Series SourceMeter Japanese User's Manual Rev. A (12.2MB)
Benutzer 2400S-J-900-01A Model 2400 SourceMeter Service Manual
Service 2400-902-01G Model 2430 1 kW Pulse SourceMeter Service Manual
Service manual for the Model 2430 SourceMeter. Includes verification, calibration, maintenance, and troubleshooting information.
Service 2430-902-01C Model 2425 100 W SourceMeter Service Manual
Service information for the 2425 100 W SourceMeter, including verification, calibration, maintenance, and troubleshooting information.
Technische Dokumente Dokumenttyp Veröffentlichungsdatum Chalmers University Case Study
Chalmers Formula Student is a team of 33 engineering students in Sweden who were designing and building an electric, all-wheel drive race car to compete against other engineering students. Chalmers Formula Student partnered with Tektronix who …
Fallstudie Wide Bandgap Device Reliability Testing with KickStart Software
This application note discusses the purpose of reliability testing on wide bandgap semiconductor devices such as silicon carbide (SiC) and gallium nitride (GaN) and the test equipment needed for successful testing. Specifics are given on using …
Anwendungshinweis Four Step Error Checker Poster
This printable poster offers insight into errors commonly made when measuring low voltage, low current, low resistance, high resistance, or voltage from a high resistance source. Learn what can cause these errors, and get tips on how to avoid them.
Poster New High Power Semiconductor Devices are Pushing Instrumentation to Extremes
Design and production of today’s semiconductors and power modules based on silicon carbide and gallium nitride demand more rigorous testing than with previous generations. This technical brief provides information on how to cost-effectively achieve …
Technisches Informationsblatt Recommended Electronics Engineering Benches for Education
Whether you are teaching engineering fundamentals or more advanced topics like mixed-signal or RF analysis, Tektronix has a bench configuration for your education lab. Start with one of these recommended configurations for your engineering lab and …
Pulsed Characterization of HBLEDs Using Keithley KickStart Software
This application note discusses the reasons why pulse-based testing might be beneficial for a semiconductor device and details the application of pulsed test for high-brightness LEDs. Specifics are provided for using Keithley KickStart Software to …
Anwendungshinweis Source Measure Unit (SMU) Instruments Selector Guide
MAKE MULTIPLE MEASUREMENTS ACCURATELY USING A SINGLE INSTRUMENT A source measure unit (SMU) instrument is a five-in-one tool. It combines the useful features of a digital multimeter (DMM), power supply, current …
Produkt-Auswahlhilfe Five Reasons to Switch to the 2470 SMU from the 2410 SMU for High Voltage I-V Characterization
The Keithley 2410 High Current Voltage SourceMeter SMU has been an industry favorite instrument for 25 years for performing current vs. voltage (I-V) characterization on components such as high voltage semiconductor devices, transient suppression …
Technisches Informationsblatt Five Reasons to Switch to the 2460 or 2461 SMU from the 2420 or 2440 SMU for High Current I-V Characterization
The Keithley 2420 and 2440 High Current SourceMeter SMUs have been an industry favorite instrument for over 20 years for performing current vs. voltage (I-V) characterization on components such as high current semiconductor devices, power MOSFETs …
Technisches Informationsblatt Measuring Busbar Weld Impedance in Battery Packs
Testing at each point in the battery pack manufacturing process is critical to ensure that batteries meet proper safety and efficiency standards. This application note discusses a simple, reliable method for conducting the busbar weld impedance test …
Anwendungshinweis How to Write Scripts for Test Script Processing (TSP)
Keithley’s Test Script Processor (TSP®) is a flexible hardware/software architecture that allows message-based programming, much like SCPI, with enhanced capabilities for controlling test sequencing/flow, decision-making, and instrument autonomy. …
Anwendungshinweis Keithley Low Level Measurements Handbook - 7th Edition
The Keithley Low Level Measurements Handbook is a reference and guide for anyone looking to perform sensitive DC electrical measurements. Scroll down to find the section you need, or download the entire book as a PDF above. Once you click on each of …
Handbuch Making High Resistance Measurements of Sensitive Devices with the 2470 SMU
Read this application note to learn how the Keithley 2470 SourceMeter SMU Instrument is used for device resistance testing of charge sensitive devices or for measuring the high resistances of other materials/devices.
Anwendungshinweis Model 2470 High Voltage SourceMeter Instrument Specifications
This document contains specifications and supplemental information for the Model 2470 High Voltage SourceMeter® instrument. Specifications are the standards against which the 2470 is tested.
Technische Daten Model 2461 High Current SourceMeter Instrument Specifications
Specifications for the Model 2461 High Current SourceMeter Instrument
Technische Daten Model 2450 SourceMeter Instrument Specifications
This document contains specifications and supplemental information for the Model 2450 SourceMeter instrument. Specifications are the standards against which the Model 2450 is tested. Upon leaving the factory, the Model 2450 meets these specifications …
Technische Daten Models 2440 and 2440-C SourceMeter Specifications
Models 2440 and 2440-C SourceMeter Specifications
Technische Daten Advances in Electrical Measurements for Nanotechnology
Handbuch Determining output resistance for the 2400 Series SourceMeter
Anwendungshinweis E-Guide: Re-Inventing High Power Semiconductor and Device Characterization
Datenblatt Increasing RF Device Test Throughput with Better Instrument Coordination
Technischer Artikel Discover Today's Solutions for Tomorrow's Nano Characterization Challenges
Broschüre #2058 High Voltage Component Production Testing with Two Model 2410 SourceMeter Units
Application No9te Number 2058 High Voltage Component Production Testing with Two Model 2410 SourceMeter Units Various production test applications require the use of a higher test voltage than a single Model 2410 High Voltage SourceMeter can supply …
Anwendungshinweis Technical Note for SourceMeter Buffers and How to Get Up to 5000 Data Points Using the Two Buffers
Technical note that discusses the SourceMeter buffers and how to get up to 5000 data points using the two buffers
Anwendungshinweis Source Meters Selection Guide
Auswahlhilfe 2470 Breakdown and Leakage Current Measurements on High Voltage Semiconductor Devices
Keithley has long had a strong presence in high power semiconductor device test. Most recently, Keithley introduced the 2470 1.1 kV Graphical SourceMeter® Source Measure Unit to address challenging measurements for SiC and GaN device testing. This …
Anwendungshinweis 2402 DC Production Testing of OLED Displays
Anwendungshinweis Using the Model 2450 to Measure Resistance Using SCPI Commands
Technisches Informationsblatt Analysis and Troubleshooting of In-House Mono-Crystalline Silicon Solar Modules for Solar Vehicle Applications Using a Keithley Model 2440 SourceMeter Instrument
White Paper #2273 VCSEL Testing with the Model 2400 SourceMeter Instrument
Application Note Number 2273 VCSEL Testing with the Model 2400 SourceMeter Instrument The recent commercialization of vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSELs, pronounced "vixsels") into areas such as data communication, optical …
Anwendungshinweis Designing a Semiconductor Characterization System for an Undergraduate Fabrication Lab
White Paper Choosing the Optimal Source Measurement Unit Instrument for Your Test and Measurement Application (also Applicable to Series 2600B)
White Paper #1818 Configuring a Resistor Network Production Test System with the Model 2400
App Note 1818.
Anwendungshinweis Test Methods for Automobile Communication and Control Systems
Datenblatt Better Solar Cell Testing: The Key to Faster Development and Production
Technischer Artikel #804 IDDQ Testing and Standby Current Testing with the Series 2400 SourceMeter
Anwendungshinweis Touch, test, invent - Model 2450 SMU product brochure
Datenblatt Leakage Current and Insulation Resistance Measurements
Anwendungshinweis Understanding Control Systems and Communications for Today's Automobiles
Datenblatt Eliminating Common SCPI Errors
Anwendungshinweis Model 2460 High Current SourceMeter Instrument Specifications
This document contains specifications and supplemental information for the Model 2460 High Current SourceMeter Instrument. Specifications are the standards against which the 2460 is tested.
Technische Daten Quick Reference Guide to SCPI Commands
Anwendungshinweis SOLUTIONS FOR SCIENTIFIC AND ENGINEERING RESEARCH
Broschüre Advances in Electrical Measurements for Nanotechnology E-Handbook
Datenblatt #1805 Diode Production Testing with the Series 2400 SourceMeter
Application Note #1805 Diode Production Testing with the Series 2400 SourceMeter Performing single-point pass/fail DC tests on packaged diodes is critical to ensure compliance with manufacturers' specifications and to identify and weed out defective …
Anwendungshinweis SMU Instruments for Optoelectronic I-V Testing
Anwendungshinweis Pulse Testing High Brightness LEDs Accurately using the 2461 High Current SourceMeter® SMU Instrument
This application note provides information on typical HBLED tests and how to perform them using the pulse functionality of the 2461. Directions on how to set up the tests from the front panel are included with each example. The appendices include …
Anwendungshinweis End-to-End Power Test and Measurement Solutions
Datenblatt From Lab to Fab ? Get the Testing Right
Technischer Artikel Power Testing Applications for Today's Automobiles
Broschüre #803 Varistor Verification with the 2400 Digital SourceMeter
Anwendungshinweis Trigger Synchronization of Multiple SourceMeter Instruments
Introduction Testing devices such as transistors, DC-DC converters, engine control modules (ECMs), or LED/photodetector systems typically requires test systems configured from multiple instruments. The common challenge with these …
Anwendungshinweis Keithley Survey Shows Differing Test Priorities and Methods for Testing Solar Cell/PV Devices
A recent survey conducted by Keithley Instruments, Inc. of participants in the solar cell/photovoltaic device industry indicates distinct differences in testing methods and priorities among respondents from Asia, North …
White Paper Automatic Resistance Measurements on High Temperature Superconductors
Anwendungshinweis 2218 Production Testing of High-Intensity Visible LEDs
Anwendungshinweis I-V Characterization of Photovoltaic Cells and Panels Using the Keithley 2450 or 2460 SourceMeter® SMU Instrument
Introduction Solar or photovoltaic (PV) cells are devices that absorb photons from a light source and then release electrons, causing an electric current to flow when the cell is connected to a load. Solar panels are just a …
Anwendungshinweis Biosensor and Transducer Qualification Using the Model 2450 Interactive SourceMeter SMU Instrument
Anwendungshinweis #805 Configuring a Discrete Resistor Verification Test System
Anwendungshinweis Understanding Essential Tools and Techniques for Power Conversion Efficiency Testing
Datenblatt #807 Battery Discharge/Charge Cycling Using Keithley Series 2400 SourceMeter
Introduction The worldwide battery market is undergoing enormous growth, due in large part to recent advances in electronic technology. The growing list of battery applications includes cellular phones, pagers, hearing aids …
Anwendungshinweis Solutions for Production Testing of Connectors
Anwendungshinweis #2214 High-Throughput DC Production Test of Telecommunications Laser Diode Modules
The constantly growing need for greater communications bandwidth is accelerating the demand for telecom laser diode (LD) modules. As the volume of production and the complexity of the LD modules increases, greater emphasis must be placed on cost …
Anwendungshinweis Telecom Test Equipment Must Meet Tight Space Demands While Providing High Throughput, Accuracy
White Paper Understanding Power Testing Applications for Today's Automobiles
Broschüre Models 2420 and 2420-C SourceMeter Specifications
Models 2420 and 2420-C SourceMeter Specifications Rev. D
Technische Daten Obtaining More Accurate Resistance Measurements Using the 6-Wire Ohms Measurement Technique
White Paper 6 Common DC Tests to Maximize Productivity
Poster Production Testing of High Current Varistors with the 2430C 1kW Pulse SourceMeter
Anwendungshinweis Using the Model 2450 to Measure Resistance Using TSP Commands
This brief details the 3 different ways to measure resistance with the 2400 Series SMUs, and provides code examples using Keithley TSP.
Technisches Informationsblatt Measuring Photovoltaic Cell I-V Characteristics with the Model 2420
Introduction Photovoltaic (PV) cells convert sunlight directly to electricity. Fabricated from a wide variety of materials using many different processing techniques, these devices are used for terrestrial power generation, as well as …
Anwendungshinweis How to Choose and Apply Source Measure Unit SMU Instruments
Anwendungshinweis Maximize Speed and Throughput for Semiconductor Measurements
Poster There's an Unsung Hero on Your Workbench: The SourceMeter SMU Instrument
Working as a design engineer or electronic technician is difficult. The products we build MUST be higher performance than those that they replace, or why bother? These complicated, high performance products require powerful …
Anwendungshinweis Maximize Speed and Throughput for Semiconductor Measurements Using Source Measure Units (SMUs)
Poster New Materials and Devices E-Guide
Broschüre Rechargeable Battery Charge and Discharge - Galvanic - Cycling Using the Keithley Model 2450 or 2460 SourceMeter SMU Instrument
Introduction Rechargeable, or secondary, batteries are commonly used in place of disposable batteries in electronic devices such as laptops, video game controllers, mobile phones, digital cameras, and remote controls. In an …
Anwendungshinweis Source Measure Unit Instruments - The Tool of Choice for Emerging R&D Applications
Datenblatt Testing High Brightness LEDs Accurately Using the Model 2460 High Current SourceMeter SMU Instrument
Anwendungshinweis Get in Touch with the Changing User Interface of Test Instruments
White Paper Resistivity Measurements Using the Model 2450 SourceMeter SMU Instrument and a Four-Point Collinear Probe
Anwendungshinweis Measuring Laser Diode Optical Power with an Integrating Sphere
Introduction Characterizing radiant sources like laser diodes accurately depends on the ability to measure their optical power output accurately. A number of vital device characteristics can be extrapolated from these optical power measurements …
White Paper DC Electrical Characterization of RF Power Transistors
Anwendungshinweis Advanced Test Equipment Can Shorten Time to Market for New Fiber Optic Communications Gear
The recent battering of optical network and related stocks, along with those of other technology companies, belies the underlying fundamentals of the communications industry. In the face of financial turbulence and consolidations, the long-term …
Technischer Artikel Touch, Test, Invent with the Next Generation Current and Voltage Source-Measure Instruments
Datenblatt Power Consumption Profiling and Battery Life Analysis Techniques for Portable, Low-Power Devices
The current profile of your Internet of things (IoT) or medical device, micro-controller unit (MCU), power management chip, or sensor can be as complex as the waveforms illustrated. …
Anwendungsübersicht Easy I-V Characterization of Diodes Using the Model 2450 SourceMeter SMU Instrument
Anwendungshinweis 2400 Series Timestamping Technical Note
Anwendungshinweis #806 Production Testing of Thermistors Using the 2400 Digital SourceMeter
Anwendungshinweis Automotive Solutions Brochure
The pace of change in automotive electronics has never been faster, resulting in safer, more efficient, and more connected vehicles. Technologies such as high-speed data communications, wireless communications, radar, and power supplies underpin …
Broschüre Discover the Industry Standard for LED Electrical Test
Broschüre Guide to Measuring New Materials and Devices
Handbuch Get in Touch with the Changing User Interface of Test Instruments
Technischer Artikel Powering Results with Precision and Simplicity e-Guide
Datenblatt Source Measure Units - Save Time, Space and Money and Make Multiple Measurements Accurately Using a Single Instrument
Make Multiple Measurements Accurately Using a Single Instrument All While Saving Space, Time and Money Do you use a power supply or digital multimeter? How about an electronic load …
Broschüre E-Handbook to Understanding Electrical Test and Measurement
Introduction Welcome to Keithley's Guide to Understanding Electrical Test and Measurement. For over 60 years, Keithley testand measurement instruments have provided measurements ranging from the most basic to very complex. In all …
Datenblatt Can I generate current (or voltage) pulses with model 2400 or other non-pulse mode SourceMeter?
The popular SourceMeter product line consists of several individual products that offer a wide range of current and voltage ranges for both sensing and sourcing. Within this portfolio is the model 2430 that specifically has a …
Anwendungshinweis Tips and Techniques for Efficient DC Testing and Current-Voltage Characterization
I-V Characterization of Two-Terminal Devices The current-voltage (I-V) characteristic of a two-terminal device is defined as the relationship of the current through the device and the voltage across its terminals …
Broschüre Measuring Low Resistance Devices with High Current Using the Model 2460 SourceMeter SMU Instrument
Introduction Low resistance measurements offer a good way to identify resistance elements that have changed over time. Often, these types of measurements are used to evaluate if a device or material has degraded due to environmental factors …
Anwendungshinweis Models 2400, 2401, 2400-LV and 2400-C SourceMeter Specifications
SOURCE SPECIFICATIONS1 VOLTAGE PROGRAMMING ACCURACY (LOCAL OR REMOTE SENSE) MODEL …
Technische Daten Models 2410 and 2410-C SourceMeter Specifications Rev. D
SOURCE SPECIFICATIONS1 VOLTAGE PROGRAMMING ACCURACY (LOCAL OR REMOTE SENSE) RANGE …
Technische Daten Using Forward Voltage to Measure Semiconductor Junction Temperature
Semiconductor junctions, from the millions of transistors used in integrated circuits to the largearea compound junctions that make high brightness LED's possible, are all susceptible to early failure due to increased heat. This becomes …
Software Dokumenttyp Teilenummer Veröffentlichungsdatum KickStart Instrument Control Software Version 2.7.0 (Windows 11, 10, 8, 7 compatible)
KickStart Software for the PC enables quick test setup and data visualization when using one or more instruments. Key Features • Save time by automating data collection of millions of …
Anwendungsgebiet KICKSTART-2.7.0 Model 2450 Firmware Revision 1.7.10 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.10 for the Model 2450 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2450-FRP-V1.7.10 Model 2461 Firmware Revision 1.7.10 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.10 for the Model 2461 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2461-FRP-V1.7.10 Model 2470 Firmware Revision 1.7.10 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.10 for the Model 2470 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2470-FRP-V1.7.10 Model 2460 Firmware Revision 1.7.10 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.10 for the Model 2460 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2460-FRP-V1.7.10 KickStart Instrument Control Software Version 2.6.0 (Windows 10, 8, 7 compatible)
KickStart Software for the PC enables quick test setup and data visualization when using one or more instruments. Key Features • Save time by automating data collection of millions of …
Anwendungsgebiet KICKSTART-2.6.0 Model 2470 Firmware Revision 1.7.7 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.7 for the Model 2470 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2470-FRP-V1.7.7 Model 2450 Firmware Revision 1.7.7 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.7 for the Model 2450 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2450-FRP-V1.7.7 Model 2461 Firmware Revision 1.7.7 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.7 for the Model 2461 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2461-FRP-V1.7.7 Model 2460 Firmware Revision 1.7.7 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.7 for the Model 2460 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2460-FRP-V1.7.7 2400 Firmware Release Package Version D02
2400 Firmware D02 and Release Notes - Units using “B” or “C” versions of firmware cannot accept “D” version firmware
Firmware 2400-FRP-D02 Model 2470 Firmware Revision 1.7.5 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.5 for the Model 2470 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2470-FRP-V1.7.5 Model 2460 Firmware Revision 1.7.5 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.5 for the Model 2460 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2460-FRP-V1.7.5 Model 2461 Firmware Revision 1.7.5 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.5 for the Model 2461 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2461-FRP-V1.7.5 Model 2450 Firmware Revision 1.7.5 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.5 for the Model 2450 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2450-FRP-V1.7.5 Model 2450 Firmware Revision 1.7.3 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.3 for the Model 2450 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2450-FRP-V1.7.3 Model 2461 Firmware Revision 1.7.3 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.3 for the Model 2461 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2461-FRP-V1.7.3 Model 2460 Firmware Revision 1.7.3 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.3 for the Model 2460 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2460-FRP-V1.7.3 Model 2470 Firmware Revision 1.7.3 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.3 for the Model 2470 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2470-FRP-V1.7.3 2400 Firmware Release Package Version D01
2400 Firmware D01 and Release Notes - Units using “B” or “C” versions of firmware cannot accept “D” version firmware.
Firmware 2400-FRP-D01 Model 2461 Firmware Revision 1.7.2 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.2 for the Model 2461 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2461-FRP-V1.7.2 Model 2470 Firmware Revision 1.7.2 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.2 for the Model 2470 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2470-FRP-V1.7.2 Model 2450 Firmware Revision 1.7.2 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.2 for the Model 2450 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2450-FRP-V1.7.2 Model 2460 Firmware Revision 1.7.2 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.2 for the Model 2460 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2460-FRP-V1.7.2 Test Script Builder Software Suite Version J05 (Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista Compatible)
Keithley Instruments Test Script Builder (TSB) is a software tool that simplifies building and creating test scripts. It includes built-in color coding, debugging tools, and error handling. You can use TSB to perform …
Anwendungsgebiet KTS-850J05 Test Script Builder Software Suite Version J04 (Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista Compatible)
Test Script Builder Software Suite Version J04 (Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista Compatible)
Anwendungsgebiet KTS-850J04 Model 2460 Firmware Revision 1.7.1 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.1 for the Model 2460 SourceMeter instrument
Firmware 2460-FRP-V1.7.1 Model 2470 Firmware Revision 1.7.1 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.1 for the Model 2470 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2470-FRP-V1.7.1 Model 2450 Firmware Revision 1.7.1 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.1 for the Model 2450 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2450-FRP-V1.7.1 Model 2461 Firmware Revision 1.7.1 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.1 for the Model 2461 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2461-FRP-V1.7.1 Model 2470 Firmware Revision 1.7.0 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.0 for the Model 2470 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2470-FRP-V1.7.0 Model 2460 Firmware Revision 1.7.0 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.0 for the Model 2460 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2460-FRP-V1.7.0 Model 2450 Firmware Revision 1.7.0 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.0 for the Model 2450 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2450-FRP-V1.7.0 Model 2461 Firmware Revision 1.7.0 and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.7.0 for the Model 2461 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2461-FRP-V1.7.0 Clock TSPAPP V2.0
Highlights the customization capability by displaying an animated analog clock.
Anwendungsgebiet TSPAPP-CLOCK-V2.0.0 Model 2470 Firmware Revision 1.6.8d and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.6.8d for the Model 2470 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2470-FRP-V1.6.8 Keithley 2450, 2460, 2461, 2470 Native LabVIEW 2015 Instrument Driver version 1.4.0
Native LabVIEW Driver for Models 2450, 2460, 2461, 2470 Interactive SourceMeters version 1.4.0 (LabView 2015 or higher). Updated to support new model 2470.
Treiber 2450-LV2015-1.4.0 Keithley 2450, 2460, 2461, 2470 Native LabVIEW 2018 Instrument Driver version 1.4.0
Native LabVIEW Driver for Models 2450, 2460, 2461, 2470 Interactive SourceMeters version 1.4.0 (LabView 2018 or higher). Updated to support new model 2470.
Treiber 2450-LV2018-1.4.0 Keithley IVI-COM/IVI-C Driver for Models 2450, 2460, 2461, 2470 Version 1.3.0 (Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP Compatible)
Keithley IVI-COM/IVI-C Driver for Models 2450, 2460, 2461 Interactive SourceMeters Version 1.3.0 (includes release notes) (Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP Compatible). Adds support for new Model 2470.
Treiber 2450-IVI-1.3.0 Test Script Builder Software Suite Version J03 (Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista Compatible)
"Keithley Instruments Test Script Builder (TSB) is a software tool that simplifies building and creating test scripts. It includes built-in color coding, debugging tools, and error handling. You can use TSB to perform the following operations: …
Anwendungsgebiet KTS-850J03 Keithley I/O Layer version C10 (Windows 10, 8, 7 Compatible)
Keithley I/O Layer version C10 (KIOL-850C10 adds support for Windows 10 Operating System and installs NI-VISA Runtime 17.5 and NI-ICP 17.0. This release replaces previous versions of KIOL-850B07, KIOL-850C02, KIOL-850C03, KIOL-850C04, KIOL-850C05 …
Anwendungsgebiet KIOL-850C10 Model 2450 Firmware Revision 1.6.7c and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.6.7c for the Model 2450 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2450-FRP-V1.6.7 Model 2460 Firmware Revision 1.6.7c and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.6.7c for the Model 2460 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2460-FRP-V1.6.7 Model 2461 Firmware Revision 1.6.7c and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.6.7c for the Model 2461 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2461-FRP-V1.6.7 Test Script Builder Software Suite Version J02 (Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista Compatible)
"Keithley Instruments Test Script Builder (TSB) is a software tool that simplifies building and creating test scripts. It includes built-in color coding, debugging tools, and error handling. You can use TSB to perform the following operations: …
Anwendungsgebiet KTS-850J02 Model 2461 Firmware Revision 1.6.5b and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.6.5b for the Model 2461 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2461-FRP-V1.6.5B 2450 Firmware Revision 1.6.4c & Release Notes
Firmware version 1.6.4c for the Model 2450 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2450-FRP-V1.6.4 Model 2461 Firmware Revision 1.6.4c and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.6.4c for the Model 2461 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2461-FRP-V1.6.4 Model 2460 Firmware Revision 1.6.4c and Release Notes
Firmware version 1.6.4c for the Model 2460 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2460-FRP-V1.6.4 2400 FIRMWARE RELEASE PACKAGE VERSION C34
This contains the individual firmware image files to BDM the two 803 and 804 EPROMS individually as well as the single firmware image file to Flash Wizard the 2400 Series instrument all at once. It also contains the Release Notes and BDM burning help …
Firmware 2400-FRP-C34 Keithley I/O Layer - version C07 (Windows 8, 7, Vista, and XP Compatible)
Keithley I/O Layer version C07 (KIOL-850C07 adds a change to only send the :syst:rem command to RS-232 connections This release replaces previous versions of KIOL-850B07, KIOL-850C02, KIOL-850C03, KIOL-850C04, KIOL-850C05, KIOL-850C06). This version …
Anwendungsgebiet KIOL-850C07 24xx Family VXIPnP/VISA-based Driver (24xx-851C05) for Visual Basic (VB), C/C++, LabVIEW5.1, LabWindowsCVI5.5 or higher
VXI-PNP style multi-platform Instrument Driver for the Model 2400 Instruments (2400, 2401, 2410, 2420, 2425, 2430, 2440, 2400-C, 2410-C, 2420-C, 2425-C, 2430-C, 2440-C, 2400-OSRAM). May be used with VB, VC/C++, LabView 5.1 or newer, or LabWindows CVI …
Treiber 24XX-851C05 2450 Firmware Revision 1.1.0s & Release Notes
Firmware version 1.1.0s for the Model 2450 SourceMeter instrument.
Firmware 2450-FRP-V1.1.0 2400 Series Firmware Revision C33
C33 Firmware for Series 2400 SourceMeter instruments.
Firmware 2400-803C33 Laser Diode LIV Demo Application (requires Keithley/CEC GPIB Card) (4Meg)
Laser Diode LIV Demo Application for Keithley / CEC GPIB cards. This is for use with Models 2400, 2420, 2440, 2500, 2500INT, and 2510-AT. (unsupported)
Anwendungsgebiet LIV-DEMO-KI-GPIB Laser Diode LIV Demo Application (requires National Instruments GPIB Card) (4Meg)
Laser Diode LIV Demo Application for NI GPIB cards. This is for use with Models 2400, 2420, 2440, 2500, 2500INT, and 2510-AT. (unsupported)
Anwendungsgebiet LIV-DEMO-NI-GPIB 2400 IVI Driver for Visual Basic (VB), VC/C++, Labview (LV) and LabWindows CVI, Rev. B01 (7.2Mb) - Requires Installation of Keithley I/O Layer (KIOL-850)
IVI driver for 24xx series, includes support for 6430. Not the VXIPnP driver.
Treiber 2400-854B01 2400 Series Firmware Revision C32
C32 Firmware for Series 2400 SourceMeters.
Firmware 2400-803C32 Keithley Series 24xx SourceMeter Native LabView Driver Version 1.1.1
Native LabVIEW driver for the 2400 Series SourceMeters. Version 1.1.1 (created by National Instruments, Inc.)
FAQs – Häufig gestellte Fragen FAQ-ID Remote Operation: Does it matter if I use upper or lower case characters when sending commands?
No, the case used doesn't matter. The 'SOUR:DEL 0.01' command and the 'sour:del 0.01' or 'Sour:Del 0.01' commands are the same.
70961 Remote Operation: How can I program a SourceMeter Instrument to Measure Resistance?
How can I program a SourceMeter Instrument to Measure Resistance? The MANUAL resistance measuring mode of the Model 2400 allows the user to select a source of voltage or a source of current. If current is sourced then voltage is measured. If voltage …
69606 Remote Operation: Why do I get a VISA timeout (BFFF0015) using RS-232 with a SourceMeter?
Product(s) : SourceMeter Instruments: 2400, 2410, 2420, 2425, 2430, 2440 Question : Why do I get a VISA timeout (BFFF0015) using RS-232 with a SourceMeter? Answer: When programming a SourceMeter through the VISA layer into RS …
72011 Remote Operation: What Front Panel Settings are Required to use the VXIPnP drivers for SourceMeter?
What Front Panel Settings are Required to use the VXI PnP drivers for the SourceMeter Instruments? Selection and configuration of GPIB or RS-232 communication is important. Both are supported by the VXI PnP driver, however, the instrument must be …
69611 Remote Operation: Can I use GPIB cards from Agilent with Keithley's Instrument Drivers?
Can I use GPIB cards from Agilent with Keithley's Instrument Drivers? Yes, so long as the instrument driver makes use of VISA for instrument communication. This will be true of any instrument driver that is IVI or VXI/PnP based. This applies to an …
71456 Remote Operation: Which communication buses do the SourceMeter Instruments support?
All SourceMeter instruments are shipped with General Purpose Instrument Bus (GPIB) and RS-232 ports standard.
70956 How do I calculate the resistance accuracy of the Model 2450 on the 2 Ohm and greater than 200M ohm range?
Below are the numbers to use for calculating the accuracy of 2 ohm and 200M ohms ranges. Since these particular ranges are only realized by using MANUAL OHMS, the below source values and measure values were used. In manual ohms the user can choose …
470646 Do I need to send the INIT command to trigger the Model 2430 when using Pulse Mode?
Product(s) : SourceMeter Instruments: 2430, 2430-C Question : Do I need to send the INIT command to trigger the 2430 when using Pulse Mode? Answer: When the Model 2430 is programmed for Pulse Mode over the bus (GPIB, RS-232) …
69616 Amps: What is the Output Resistance for the Current Source of a SourceMeter?
Product(s) : SourceMeter Instruments: 2400, 2410, 2420, 2425, 2430, 2440, 6430 Question : What is the output resistance for the current source for the SourceMeter Instruments? Answer: The specified output impedance of …
69601 Amps: When using a SourceMeter to measure only (no sourcing), why is the current negative?
When using the SourceMeter to measure only (no sourcing), why are the polarities of my current measurements negative? The instrument always assumes that it is measuring a current from its internal source. In this case, a POSITIVE current will flow …
69591 How do I create an I-V Characterizer test that uses more than one SMU Instrument?
Use the “Instruments” button in the I-V Characterizer app toolbar to access the “Add Channels” button to add more SMU instruments to your test. You can add up to 4 SMU instruments in a single I-V Characterizer app.
470091 What is a low cost test fixture to perform stable and accurate current measurements below 1nA?
Taking stable and accurate current measurements below 1nA requires a guard shield (Faraday cage) as per the below excerpt from the 6430 reference manual (Figure 1). It was desired to measure currents below 1pA. A 1T resistor was selected. The voltage …
781711 Compliance: How do I change the compliance (CMPL) value?
Press the green EDIT button twice to access the compliance values. Use the UP, DOWN, LEFT, and RIGHT arrow buttons to change the displayed value. Press the ENTER button when you reach the desired level.
70936 Compliance: What does it mean when the CMPL (compliance) blinks on the front panel?
It means the clamping compliance value that is programmed is reached. To stop hitting the compliance limit, verify that your device is not defective and the programmed limit is correct or just increase the compliance limit to a level where the limit …
70941 Compliance: What does it mean when the units for the compliance value blink on the front panel?
The instrument is in range compliance. Generally, this occurs when the measurement range is less than the programmed compliance value. If the compliance limit is set to 100mA and the instrument is set to the 10mA measurement range, an output value of …
70946 Compliance: Can the measurement range be different than the compliance range?
Yes. The measurement range can be set to be less than the compliance output range, but not greater. Typically, the measurement and source compliance ranges are programmed to be the same. The SourceMeter instrument's measurement range can't exceed the …
70951 What is Source Readback?
You can set the instrument to record and display the voltage or current of the configured source value or the actual source value. When you use the configured source value, the instrument records and displays the value that was configured. When you …
775816 Ohms: How can I measure electron mobility of a thin film?
Electron mobility is related to resistance and current levels. A Keithley SourceMeter instrument can be used to source current and monitor the voltage across the sample. From this data, resistance mobility can be determined.
71221 Ohms: What is AUTO or MANUAL mode when measuring Resistance with a 2400?
What is the difference between Auto and Manual mode for resistance in the Model 2400? The AUTO resistance measuring mode of the Model 2400 configures the unit to source current, measure voltage and calculate resistance. The magnitude of the …
71671 Ohms: What type solder can I use when I cannot make direct threaded connections to my sample?
In the past, cadmium solder was used because it had a low thermal property. Unfortunately, cadmium solder has been determined to be toxic and its use has been eliminated. Silver type solder is about the only solder that is commercially available …
71316 Ohms: How do I select 4-wire ohms measurement?
Over the front panel, select the following: CONFIG button ohms button SENSE-MODE menu selection 4-WIRE menu selection ENTER button. Via the bus, send the 'SYST:RSEN ON' command. Once you've selected this function successfully, the '4W' annunciator …
70926 Ohms: Which SourceMeter instrument do you recommend for four-point probe measurement techniques?
All Keithley Series 2400 SourceMeter instruments, as well as the Model 6430 Sub-Femtoamp Remote SourceMeter, are capable of making four-point probe measurements. That is, along with the input/output HI and LOW terminals, there is a corresponding …
70186 Ohms: What is the offset-compensated ohms function and why is it necessary?
In this mode, the SourceMeter instrument takes two measurements for each one that is displayed. Measurements are taken at the user-specified source value and at zero. The results of these two measurements are subtracted from each other to cancel out …
70896 Feature: How do the various SourceMeter instruments differ from each other?
All instruments in the SourceMeter product line share much of the same functionality and are programmed and controlled similarly. The only functional difference is the dynamic output range for each. Some models output more current, others output more …
70876 Feature: What is the auto zero function?
Over time, the internal temperature of the instrument changes. These temperature changes also cause the circuit components to drift. For every measurement, the SourceMeter instruments acquire the input signal, measure a reference voltage, and measure …
70911 Feature: What features make the SourceMeter line suitable for production testing?
The SourceMeter family incorporates important features like Trigger Link, Source Memory, guarded measurements, 6-wire ohm measurements, and digital I/O. For more information, see the page on SourceMeter Automation.
70886 Feature: What is the Contact Check option of a Source Meter?
What is the -C option on the SourceMeter Instruments? The "C" version for the 2400 series offers a Contact Check function. The Contact Check function detects measurement error due to excessive resistance in the force or sense leads WHILE performing …
69911 Feature: What are the differences between a 236 and a 2400 type product?
Product(s): SourceMeter Instruments:2400, 2410, 2420, 2425, 2430, 2440 Source-Measure Units: 236, 237, 238 Question: What are the significant differences between the Model 236 Series Source-Measure Units and the Model 2400 …
71871 Feature: How do I change the source value?
To select whether the instrument outputs current or voltage, press either the SOURCE I or SOURCE V buttons on the front panel. Over the bus, send the 'SOUR:FUNC VOLT' command to output voltage or the 'SOUR:FUNC CURR' to output current. Press the …
70931 Do you have a SCPI Sequence for 100V @ 10A on Model 2461 SMU?
Here is a sequence of SCPI commands the configure the Model 2461 SMU to output a 100V pulse up to 10A. RST SYSTem:CLEar TRACe:MAKE "PulseBuffer", 50 SOURce:FUNCtion CURRent SOURce:CURRent:RANGe:AUTO OFF SOURce:CURRent:RANGe 1 SOURce:CURRent …
773831 Sweep: How many discrete points can be programmed into a sweep?
The SourceMeter instruments can do sweeps of up to 2500 points when performing linear, logarithmic, or custom sweeps. These sweeps output only voltage or current, not a mix of both. These types of sweeps also use the same source delay (soak time) and …
70971 Sweep: Can Source Memory sweeps be programmed over the front panel?
Yes. See the programming examples for front panel examples.
70986 Sweep: Is it possible to send a command to the SourceMeter that will interrupt the sweep?
Is it possible to send a command to the SourceMeter that will interrupt the sweep in progress? There are several commands you can use to interrupt a sweep. You can send a SCPI abort (:ABORT) command, which will abort the sweep and return the …
71926 Sweep: Which instrument parameters are saved in each Source Memory location?
Not every setting of the instrument is saved in memory for a sweep. Certain settings affect the instrument and can't be changed from point to point in the sweep. Refer to the SourceMeter Series User Manual for a well-defined list of settings (shown …
70976 Sweep: How many different types of Sweeps can a SourceMeter perform?
Yes, the series 2400 SourceMeter instruments have step/sweep capabilities for Linear, Log, and Fixed level sweeps.
70996 Sweep: Can I use an external trigger to stop a SourceMeter sweep?
Can I use an external trigger to stop a SourceMeter sweep? The SourceMeter trigger model does not have provisions for stopping a sweep using a trigger signal. However, there is a way to accomplish this by using the SourceMeter Safety Interlock …
71906 Sweep: What is the Source Memory feature?
The Source Memory feature distinguishes the SourceMeter product line from all other types of rack-and-stack instrumentation. All SourceMeter products have the built-in ability to sequence through a pre-defined test sequence automatically. The user …
70966 Speed: How can I refresh the auto zero values once at the beginning of a test sequence?
There are two main ways to perform a one-time auto zero operation. If auto zero is disabled, whenever the instrument receives a 'SENS:XXXX:NPLC' command (where XXXX is either VOLT, CURR, or RES), the auto zero values will be updated without enabling …
70921 Speed: Can the auto zero function be disabled?
Yes. Using the front panel controls, press the MENU button and select A/D-CTRL. AUTO-ZERO will be an option under that menu. To disable auto zero via the bus, use the 'SYST:AZER ON/OFF' command. Note that if you disable the auto zero function, it …
70916 Speed: What is NPLC?
Product(s): Digital Multimeters: 2000,2000-20,2001,2002,2010,2015,2016,2700,2701,2750 SourceMeter Instruments: 2400,2410,2420,2425,2430,2440,6430 Low-Current/High-Resistance Products: 486,487,6485,6487,6514,6517A Question:What is …
71726 Specs: How does a SourceMeter instrument differ from a DMM?
Traditional DMMs generally only measure the result of a certain physical phenomena, such as AC voltage, DC current, resistance, frequency, or temperature. The SourceMeter products have built-in sources that can source voltage or current to the device …
70881 Speed: In what circumstances might I need to use a measurement speed other than Normal?
It depends. There is always a trade-off between speed of the measurements and their accuracy. The accuracy specifications for the SourceMeter family are stated in terms of an NPLC setting of 1 (in other words, Normal speed). The Normal speed setting …
70906 Speed: How fast can the 2400 series output a pulse?
How fast can the 2400 series output a pulse? The Models 2400, 2410, 2420, 2425, and 2440 can be configured to output a voltage pulse in approximately 360 microseconds or a current pulse in 640 microseconds. The Model 2430 can be configured to …
69631 Speed: What factors affect the speed of a SourceMeter?
What factors affect the speed of a SourceMeter? The execution time of Single measurements, Sweeps (linear or log) or custom sweeps via a source memory list for Model 2400 series can be influenced by several factors. Source-Delay-Measure Cycle …
69636 Speed: What is the difference between 'source delay' and 'trigger delay'?
The trigger delay occurs between the trigger event (for example, the Trigger Link or digital input trigger signal) and turning on the SourceMeter instrument output. The source delay occurs after the output is turned on and before the measurement is …
70901 Specs: How does the 2400-LV differ from the 2400?
The Model 2400-LV SourceMeter is a reduced capability version of the Model 2400 not intended for general release. Designed for a narrow range of applications, the 2400-LV eliminates the high voltage supplies internal to the instrument, thereby …
69596 Speed: How do I change the soak time for a measurement?
For each measurement, a Source-Delay-Measure (SDM) sequence is executed. This implies that the output value is set (Source), the device under test is allowed to settle (Delay), and the measurement is taken (Measure). To give the device more time to …
70891 Where can I find the battery discharge script for Model 2450?
Answer: The battery discharge script is on the tek forum. Here is the link. https://forum.tek.com/viewtopic.php?f=66&t=140141
729071 What happens in High Capacitance mode in Model 2450 SMU?
The SMU is a closed loop control device to maintain a steady force value on your DUT. The capacitance of your cabling and DUT and the current sense resistor (internal to the SMU) form a pole. For certain combinations of current sense resistor and …
775821 How to configure the Model 2450/2460 for Delta Mode Measurements using Model 2182A nanovoltmeter?
A large source of error when making low resistance measurements (e.g. 1 ohm) is thermal EMFs in the circuit. A technique called Delta Mode reduces the thermal EMFs in the circuit as described in the Keithley Low Level Measurements Handbook. The delta …