Equipment

National Instruments PXI System with Two FPGAs, Image Acquisition Module, Digital Multimeter, and an Arbitrary Waveform Generator

Modular hardware, managed with LabVIEW software, can be customized for a variety of applications including MEMS and microfluidics testing, video acquisition and processing, particle tracking, pattern matching and general-purpose data acquisition.

System Specifications

Software

  • LabVIEW 2018, including NI LabVIEW FPGA module
  • Windows 7

PXI Modules

  • NI PXI-7852R Multifunction Reconfigurable I/O with Virtex-5 LX50 FPGA
    • 8 analog inputs, 16-bit resolution, 750 kS/s maximum per channel, +/-10V
    • 8 analog outputs, 16 bit resolution, 1 MS/s update rate, +/- 10V
    • 96 digital lines configurable as inputs, outputs, counters, or custom logic at rates up to 40 MHz
    • Virtex-5 LX50 FPGA programmable with the LabVIEW FPGA Module
  • NI PXI-7854R Multifunction Reconfigurable I/O with Virtex-5 LX110 FPGA
    • 8 analog inputs, 16-bit resolution, 750 kS/s maximum per channel, +/-10V
    • 8 analog outputs, 16-bit resolution, 1 MS/s update rate, +/- 10V
    • 96 digital lines configurable as inputs, outputs, counters, or custom logic at rates up to 40 MHz
  • NI PXI-1422 Video/Image Acquisition Board
    • 40 MHz pixel clock rate with up to 80 MB/s acquisition
    • 4 programmable digital I/O lines for triggering and control
    • RS422 or LVDS camera compatibility
  • NI PXI-4070 Digital Multimeter (DMM)
    • 6 ½ Digits with 300 V Digitizer
    • 1.8 MS/s isolated, high-voltage waveform acquisition
    • 10 to 23-bit flexible resolution
  • NI PXI-5422 Arbitrary Waveform Generator (ARB)
    • Single Channel, SMB jack connector
    • millivolts to 12 Vpp output, 200 MS/s, 16-bit

Cables

  • Cabling from the FPGAs to a connector box (SCB-68)

Note: 1422 cabling is not supplied.

Applications

  • MEMs, microfluidics
  • Real-Time signal processing & control
  • Accurate multimeter measurements
  • Generation of custom waveforms

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