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Light Sensor

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The Light Sensor approximates the human eye in spectral response. Use it for inverse square law experiments or for studying polarizers, reflectivity, or solar energy.

Sample Data

Videos

Specifications

Typical Resolution

  • 0–600 lux: 0.2 lux
  • 0–6,000 lux: 2 lux
  • 0–150,000 lux: 50 lux
View the Light Sensor user manual

Experiments and Lab Ideas

Select a lab book to see a list of experiments and more information.

Lab Ideas and Innovative Uses

Compatibility Requirements

The Light Sensor may require a compatible interface and software. Choose a platform below to see compatible interface and software options.

What’s Included

Vernier Light Sensor

Ordering Information

All prices are for U.S. educators.

NameOrder CodePriceQuantity
Light SensorLS-BTA$55

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