Specifications for MOBILE Version IMAGING-PAM M SERIES

All specifications are subject to change without prior notice.

Multi Control Unit


Design: Aluminum housing, all cable connections (CCD Camera IMAG-K6, illumination unit and trigger) on one end

Microcontroller: RISC processor

User interface: Windows tablet PC with ImagingWinGigE software, connection via GigE Ethernet

Power supply: Internal rechargeable Li-ion battery 14.8 V/5.2 Ah

Power consumption: 9 W (500 mA) drawn from internal Li-ion battery

Recharging time: Approx. 4 hours (IMAGING-PAM turned off) via Battery Charger 2120-N

Operating temperature: -5 to +45 °C

Dimensions: 25 cm x 10.5 cm x 11 cm (L x W x H)

Weight: 2.1 kg (incl. battery)

Battery Charger 2120-N

Input: 90 to 264 V AC, 47 to 63 Hz

Output: 19 V DC, 3.7 A

Operating temperature: 0 to 40 °C

Dimensions: 15 cm x 6 cm x 3 cm (L x W x H)

Weight: 300 g

Measuring Head

Mobile MINI-head (blue) IMAG-MIN/B/MOBILE

Design: 12 Luxeon LEDs 460 nm with individual short pass filters and collimator optics, 16 red 650 nm and 16 NIR 780 nm LEDs for measuring PAR-absorptivity, maximum actinic intensity 3700 μmol m-2 s-1, maximum Saturation Pulse intensity 8200 μmol m-2 s-1, imaging area 24 mm x 32 mm

Dimensions: 11.8 cm x 9.4 cm x 8.6 cm (L x W x H)

Weight: 550 g (incl. cable)

CCD Camera 2/3'' GigE IMAG-K6

Design: Black and white C-mount camera operated in 10-bit-mode at 30 frames/sec featuring 2 x 2 pixel binning

CCD Chip size: 2/3" (1392 x 1040 pixel primary resolution)

Interface: GigE-Vision®

Dimensions: 8.64 cm x 4.4 cm x 2.9 cm (L x W x H) (without lens)

Weight: <200 g

Extension Handle IMAG-MIN/H

Design: Plastic handle and weather-resistant trigger button linked to Mobile MINI-head IMAG-MIN/B/MOBILE by a cube-shaped connection component comprised of black-anodized aluminum. Including a braided plastic sleeving to keep together and protect the cables

Dimensions: 6 cm x 5 cm x 35 cm (L x W x H)

Weight: 1 kg

Camera Lens K6-MIN

Design: Cosmicar-Pentax lens (F1.4/f=25 mm), spacer ring and appropriate detector filter set

Filter Screw Size: M27 x 0.5

Mount: C-Mount

Focal Length: 25 mm

Iris Range: F/1.4 to 22

Temperature Range: -20°C to +50°C

Dimensions: 30 mm x 37.3 mm

Weight: 76 g

Further System Components

Belly Carrying Tray IMAG-MIN/TLZ

Design: Flexibly adjustable and lightweight plastic shoulder mounts and aluminum tray finished in powder-coated anthracite. Tray with holders for the control unit and the tablet computer

Dimensions: Shoulder mounts, 40 cm x 140 cm (W x H). Tray, 37 cm x 37 cm x 63 cm (L x W x H)

Weight: Shoulder mounts, 75 g. Tray, 2.9 kg

Dark Acclimation Box IMAG-MIN/D

Design: Aluminum base frame forming a docking site for the side walls of the box, with central opening for the imaging area, spikes for a firm fit on ground and holes for steel tent pegs (2 pc. per box included, 4 mm x 180 mm (D x L)). The box walls consist of a black deep-drawn plastic piece having the shape of a truncated pyramid. The top of the box forms a plastic slider and it also functions as docking side for the Measuring Head. Inside the box, a Nylon net is mounted 35 mm above ground to keep larger plants in the focal range of the camera

Dimensions: Box walls and slider, 19 cm x 19 cm x 9 cm (L x W x H). Base frame, 19.4 cm x 19.4 cm x 4.5 cm (L x W x H)

Weight: Box walls and slider, 160 g. Base frame, 200 g

Tablet Computer IMAG-PC/MOBILE

Design: : Fully rugged tablet computer with sunlight-readable 11.6-inch sunlight-readable touchscreen including spare batteries and external charger. 8 GB RAM, 2.3 GHz processor or better, 10/100/1000 base Ethernet, GPS, Bluetooth (v4.2 class 1). OS Windows 10 64bit, ImagingWin GigE Software installed

Dimensions: 314 mm x 207 mm x 24.5 mm (L x W x H)

Weight: 1.39 kg

Transport Box 000150401902

Design: Aluminum box with custom foam packing for MOBILE Version and accessories

Dimensions: 60 cm x 40 cm x 34 cm (L x W x H)

Weight: 5.5 kg


Windows Software ImagingWin


  • Imaging of the key parameters of saturation pulse analysis (Fv/Fm, Y(II), Y(NPQ), Y(NO), qP, qL, NPQ, qN)
  • Imaging of light absorption by the sample (absorptance)
  • Imaging of the apparent rate of photosynthesis calculated from images of Y(II) and absorptance
  • All image information is displayed on an instructive false color scale
  • Easy image export for post-processing
  • Automated routines for fluorescence induction and light response experiments
  • Programmable experimental procedures using script files
  • Free selection of areas of interest. Special routine to position pattern of areas of interest on well plate images. Calculation of inhibition factors for toxicological studies