Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of service , privacy policy and cookie policy , and that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. Do the same for actual maximum and actual minimum terminals on the right hand side of the Histogram Node. Message 6 of Back to Top 5. Before running the VI type in the desired file name.

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You will aslo be restricted to how many instruments you can control. Hello, I am trying to write a short Labview program to read from Keithley source meter.

Customize the Panel of the VI to fit the application’s needs. Meteg site uses cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. Message 10 of Back to Top 7. I am using GPIB controller to connect Keithley to my PC, however I don’t have any experience using this labview software, can anyone suggest how to create this kind of program?

These modules also include traditional SMU features such as output disconnect relays to isolate the instrument from your circuit, remote sense to compensate for lead drop, and guard to minimize leakage current in small signals. Create a constant for the type terminal on the top left side of the Get System Directory Node.

Automating Measurements From a Keithley 2400 SourceMeter SMU Instrument With LabVIEW NXG

Place the unplaced controls and indicators down onto the Panel. DakotaD 1 On the Write Delimited Spreadsheet Node create a constant for the top format terminal.


Email Required, but never shown. Then create an indicator for the new file terminal on the top right of the Write Delimiter Spreadsheet Node. Click the Keithley 24XX project to create a new copy. Then click the green Run arrow at the top left of the VI.

The combination of power and precision allows you to use the same instrument for both high power sweeps and low current measurements; while the addition of a high-speed update rate and sampling rate allow you to use the instrument in non-traditional ways, such as generating and measuring a waveform. Create a Manual Range control for each Configure Measurement by right clicking each “manual range 1 ” terminal and selecting Create control.

Install Keithley Series Instrument Driver NI develops and supports thousands of Instrument Drivers for 3 rd party instruments to help engineers and scientists automate measurements.

Select the center of the graph and change the plot type by selecting Bar in the Plots section of the Configuration Pane. Do the same for actual maximum and actual minimum terminals on the right hand side of the Histogram Node. I want to source a current and monitor the voltage over time.

Labvieew serial, you need a port for each instrument. Rename the X and Y axis of the Histogram graph to correspond with the values being measured by clicking on axis label and replacing the text or by clicking on the axis label and changing the Name text at the top of the Configuration Pane on the right. Open the Panel by selecting Panel in the View Selector. Create a control for the name or relative path terminal on the left hand side of the Build Path Node.


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The Hardware tab will open with all hardware currently connected to your system. Select the PC from the Hardware tab. Message 4 of Message 9 of If you don’t have the controller yet, then a serial connection will be much cheaper and yes, you can use VISA with RS I am using a GPIB card.

Expand the Build Array Node to include multiple elements.

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To create a constant input for the Auto Zero node so that the Auto Zero is always enabled, create a Constant at the Autozero terminal on the Auto Zero node. NI TestStand is at 240 top of a properly architected test system. Sign up using Facebook. Most Active Software Boards: