Accessories and Ancillary Equipment

Temperature Controllers

Janis offers temperature controllers from several manufacturers. This flexibility allows you to choose a controller that best matches your existing equipment and software, or to select the one with features most closely matched to your new equipment requirement. Janis sales engineers can assist in choosing the controller that best fits your technical requirements and budget. Contact Janis today for assistance. (All controllers supplied by Janis include an interface cable to match your Janis cryostat.)

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Temperature Controller Manufacturers

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  • Lake Shore Cryotronics, Inc. (LSCI)

  • -- Model 325

  • -- Model 331S

  • -- Model 332S

  • -- Model 336

  • -- Model 340

  • -- Model 370 AC Bridge

  • Cryogenic Control Systems, Inc. (Cryo-con)

  • -- Model 24

  • -- Model 32/32B

  • -- Model 42/44

  • -- Model 62

  • Scientific Instruments

  • -- Model 9700

 
Temperature Controller Comparison Chart
  Model
  325 331S 332S 336 340 370 24 32 32B 42/44 62 9700
Control Type PID PID PID PID PID PID PID PID PID PID PID PID
Sensor Input 2 2 2 4 included
(additional optional)
2 included
(additional optional)
1 4 2 2 2 (Model 42)
4 (Model 44)
2 2
Max Heater
Power
25 W
(Loop 1),
2 W
(Loop 2)
50 W
(Loop 1),
1 W
(Loop 2)
50 W
(Loop 1),
10 W
(Loop 2)
100 W
(Loop 1),
50 W
(Loop 2)
100 W
(Loop 1)
1 W 50 W
(Loop 1),
10 W
(Loop 2)
50 W 50 W
(Loop 1),
10 W
(Loop 2)
50 W
(Loop 1),
10 W
(Loop 2)
50 W 50 W
Max Heater
Current
1 A 1 A 1 A 2 A 2 A 4 pA 1 A 1 A 1 A 1 A 1 A 1 A
Supported Sensors
Silicon Diode Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
GaAlAs Diode Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard             Standard
Platinum RTD Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Option
Thermocouple Option Option Option Option Option    Option Option Option     Option
Cernox™ RTD Standard* Standard* Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard^ Standard  
Thermox RTD
(Thermistor)
  Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard   Standard  
Germanium RTD Standard* Standard* Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard^ Standard  
Carbon-Glass RTD Standard* Standard* Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard  
Carbon-Ceramic            Standard          
Ruthenium Oxide Standard* Standard* Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard^ Standard  
Rhodium-Iron   Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Option
Capacitance       Option              
Analog
Output
  Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard   Standard Standard
Computer Interface
RS-232C Standard Standard Standard   Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
GPIB Standard Standard Standard   Standard   Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
USB       Standard             Standard  
Ethernet       Standard      Standard     Standard    
Standard Standard design.  Option Available as an option.  
* For operation >4 K.  ^ For operation <100 mK.

Controller-Cryostat Compatibility Chart

The chart below may be used as a general guide when choosing a temperature controller to use with your Janis cryostat. Contact Janis for more detailed information.

Controller Cold finger cryostats Sample-in-vapor cryostats Probe stations Magnet systems Ultra-low temperature systems
Lake Shore 325 Recommended * Recommended    
331S Recommended * Recommended    
332S * Recommended * *  
336 * Recommended Recommended Recommended *
340 * * * Recommended *
370       * Recommended
Cryo-con 24 * * * *  
32 Recommended * Recommended *  
32B * Recommended * *  
42/44 * * *   Recommended
62 * * * Recommended *
Scientific Instruments 9700 Recommended * *    
Recommended = Recommend     * = Compatible
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