DLP® NIRscan™ Nano Evaluation Module

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Description

The DLP NIRscan Nano is a compact battery-operated evaluation module (EVM) for portable near-infrared spectroscopy solutions. Featuring the DLP2010NIR digital micromirror device (DMD), the NIRscan Nano supports Bluetooth low energy to enable mobile lab measurements for hand-held spectrometers. The EVM incorporates the DLP2010NIR DMD, a diffraction grating, and a single element detector to replace expensive InGaAs linear array-based detector designs. With its TI Tiva™ TM4C1297NCZAD processor, databases in the cloud can be leveraged through cellular networks for real-time lab equivalent analytics, which allow food or skin analysis and wearable health monitor solutions. Developers can also create their own data collection and analysis through innovative iOS and Android applications.

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Cables and power supply sold separately. 

USB A MALE TO MICRO B MALE 3'

Battery: Tenergy Li-Polymer 3.7V 1700mAh (103450) Battery

Features

 

  Mobile Sensing EVM High Performance EVM
Key Features DLP NIRscan Nano DLP NIRscan
Evaluation Module (EVM) Usage Battery Benchtop/Portable
Featured Digital Micromirror Device DLP2010NIR DLP4500NIR

Micromirror Array Size (pixels)

854 x 480 912 x 1140
Micromirror Pixel Pitch (µm) 5.4  7.6 
Micromirror Tilt Angle (degrees)  +/-17  +/-12 
EVM Wavelength Range  900-1700nm  1350-2490nm 
EVM Spectral Resolution  10nm  12nm 
EVM Max Scan Speed (kHz)  2.88 
EVM Signal-to-Noise Ratio 

6,000:1

(reflective head) 

30,000: 1

(transmissive head) 


What's Included

  • Spectrometer optical engine featuring DLP2010NIR DMD
  • Single-element extended InGaAs detector
  • Driver electronics featuring DLPC150 DMD controller and Tiva ™ TM4C1297NCZAD processor
  • Reflective sampling module with 2 tungsten lamps
  • Power supply/battery, and cables sold separately

Available Versions

Texas Instruments provides free software and firmware downloads to give developers flexibility and advanced control of the DLP NIRscan Nano. In addition, the reference design documentation allows customers to develop custom products based on the DLP2010NIR chipset included in the NIRscan Nano.

  • DLP NIRscan Nano GUI: This software bundle includes the executable and source files for the PC-based Graphical User Interface (GUI) for easy communication with the DLP NIRscan Nano. The source files were developed using the QT Library v5.4.2 and QT Creator v3.4.1
  • DLP NIRscan Nano Reference Software: This software bundle includes the firmware binaries and source for the TI Tiva embedded processor. It also includes the TI Real-Time Operating System (RTOS) that is required for compilation. This is necessary to upgrade your NIRscan Nano's firmware from a previous version or develop new firmware based on this reference.
  • DLP Spectrum Library: This software bundle includes the DLP Spectrum Library sources, which provides functions for processing the raw data output from the NIRscan Nano. This library is used in the embedded Tiva firmware and the GUI. Development of additional applications to interface with the NIRscan Nano will likely require this library.

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  DLP NIRscan Nano GUI - Windows     Active     1.1.9     9/24/2015     Download  
  DLP NIRscan Nano Reference Software     Active     1.1.8     9/24/2015     Download  
  DLP Spectrum Library     Active     1.1.5     9/24/2015     Download  
  DLPC150 Configuration and Support Firmware     Active     1.1     9/11/2015     Download  
  DLP Spectrum Library Installer for Mac OS     Active     2.0.2     4/29/2016     Download  
  DLP Spectrum Library Installer     Active     2.0.3     5/24/2017     Download  
  DLP NIRscan Nano GUI (Windows)     Active     2.1.0     5/24/2017     Download  
  DLP NIRscan Nano Reference Software     Active     2.1.0     5/24/2017     Download  
  DLPC150 Configuration and Support Firmware     Active     2.0.0     4/29/2016     Download  

DLP Portable NIR Spectrometer Reference Design

This reference design supports Bluetooth® low energy to enable mobile lab measurements for hand-held spectrometers.

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DLPNIRNANOEVM:
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$999.00(USD)




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Technical Documents
Application notes (3)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views TI Recommends
PDF 4167 14 Sep 2016 1,921
PDF 1368 01 Aug 2016 417
PDF 207 14 Jan 2016 1,158
User guides (2)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views TI Recommends
PDF 8543 03 Aug 2017 2,181
PDF 498 26 Jun 2015 818

Software (6)


Reference Designs (1)

TI Devices (5)

Part Number Name Product Family
CC2564MODN  Dual-mode Bluetooth® CC2564 module  Dual Mode Bluetooth (BLE/BT) 
DLP2010NIR  DLP® 0.2 WVGA NIR DMD  Advanced Light Control 
DLPA2005  PMIC/LED Driver (High Current) for DLP2010 DMD and DLP2010NIR DMD  Advanced Light Control 
DLPC150  Digital Controller for the DLP2010NIR DMD  Advanced Light Control 
TM4C1297NCZAD  High performance 32-bit ARM® Cortex®-M4F based MCU  Control + Automation 

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