ALPHEA 3CW Color 5.5 megapixel, 180° x180° field of view, All Sky Camera
ALPHEA camera is ALCOR's entry market camera, low cost, featuring high sensitivity camera using backside illuminated CMOS sensors.
Application fields of this camera are (in a nutshell) :
Cloud cover and transparency map, Robotic telescopes farms, no mobile parts.
- Free Space Optics (FSO) communication
Cloud cover and transparency map, Site survey, Network architecture design and balancing
- Atmospheric studies
Atmospheric transparency, urban light pollution monitoring, northern lights, passive optical sensing. Network of AllSky camera
Realtime and passive optical detection for satellite re-entry, planes and drones. Network of camera to cover larger territory
- Solar Power
Cloud cover, transparency map, site survey and power production forecasting