On this page you will find all online resources for the Pixie-16. Scroll down or click the following links to jump to the desired section.

All documents listed below are in the Portable Document Format (PDF). Vieiwing the documents requires Acrobat Reader Version 3 or later, available from www.adobe.com.


Pixie-16 – Datasheet
(April 4, 2018 331KB PDF)

Software and Release Notes:

Get the latest Pixie-16 software and documentation
Now accessible via the XIA Wiki Release page


Pixie-16 – User’s Manual
(October 2009, 1255KB)

Application Notes:

Use of CsI(Na) in High Count Rate Applications
(DGF-AN-004, PDF format – 372 KB in size)

Characterizing CdTe, CdZnTe, HgI2 and similar detectors
(DGF-AN-005, PDF format – 379 KB in size)

Particle Identification by Real Time Pulse Shape Analysis in CsI(Tl), Phoswiches, and other Scintillators
(DGF-AN-006, PDF format – 561 KB in size)

Optimizing the Energy Resolution
(DGF-AN-001 – approximately 35 KB in size)

Using the DGF-4C with Scintillator Detectors
(DGF-TN-003 – approximately 22 KB in size)

How to request our publications

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