Hardware requirements

  • Minimal requirements for the computer
    • 1 GB RAM or more
    • reasonably fast processor
    • graphics resolution 1280 x 1024 and 17″ monitor


  • Data acqisition hardware
    • an analog input device with 16 bit resolution, that is supported by the National Instruments NI-DAQmx drivers is required
    • optional lockin amplifier for step and integrate operation in the case of very weak signal (SR810 or SR830 from Stanford Research)