Specifically designed to respond to both the near infrared and visible light necessary for the blackbody experiment.
See the Buying Guide for this item's required, recommended, and additional accessories.
The Broad Spectrum Light Sensor is designed specifically for use with our Educational Spectrophotometer System OS-8539 and Prism Spectrophotometer Accessory OS-8543 for Black Body 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 Black Body experiment.
- For use with Spectrophotometer.
- Ideal for Blackbody Spectrum.
- Black Body Experiment
|Sensing Element||BaF2 window, xenon gas-filled thermopile|
|Spectral Response||300 to 10,000 nm|
|Maximum Sample Rate||100 Hz|
This product requires PASCO software for data collection and analysis. We recommend the following option(s). For more information on which is right for your classroom, see our Software Comparison: SPARKvue vs. Capstone »
This product requires a PASCO Interface to connect to your computer or device. We recommend the following option(s). For a breakdown of features, capabilities, and additional options, see our Interface Comparison Guide »
Dedicated Datalogging with SPARK LXi
Consider an all-in-one, touchscreen data collection, graphing, and analysis tool for students. Designed for use with wired and wireless sensors, the SPARK LXi Datalogger simultaneously accommodates up to five wireless sensors and includes two ports for blue PASPORT sensors. It features an interactive, icon-based user interface within a shock-absorbing case and arrives packaged with SPARKvue, MatchGraph!, and Spectrometry software for interactive data collection and analysis. It can additionally connect via Bluetooth to the following interfaces: AirLink, SPARKlink Air, and 550 Universal Interface.
|Educational Spectrophotometer System||OS-8539||$1,190|
|Prism Spectrophotometer Kit||OS-8544||$370|
PASCO light sensors provide students with an accessible method for visualizing real-time light data in a variety of forms. Whether you’re looking to study ambient light, diffractions, or atomic spectra, this page will help you find an affordable light sensor for your applications.
|PASPORT Broad Spectrum Light Sensor Manual||English||102.70 KB|