PASPORT Broad Spectrum Light Sensor - PS-2150



The PASPORT Broad Spectrum Light Sensor is designed specifically for use with our OS-8539 Educational Spectrophotometer System and OS-8543 Prism Spectrophotometer Accessory for Blackbody experiments. The Broad Spectrum Light Sensor uses a thermopile and window combination that respond to both the near infrared and visible light necessary for the Blackbody experiment.

Typical Applications

  • Blackbody Experiment

Special Features

  • For use with Spectrophotometer.
  • Ideal for Blackbody Spectrum.


Sensing Element
  • BaF2 window, xenon gas-filled thermopile
Spectral Response
  • 300 to 10,000 nm
Maximum Sample Rate
  • 100 Hz

Buying Guide

Interface Required

To use this product you need a PASCO interface. 

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Software Required

SPARKvue software or PASCO Capstone software may be used. PASCO Capstone is available for Mac and Windows. SPARKvue is available for Mac, Windows, iOS, Android and Chromebooks.

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