The Measurement of Light

  • Lars Olof Björn


In this chapter various thermal, electronic, and chemical devices are described, as well as the construction and calibration of a spectroradiometer. A separate section is devoted to the measurement of very weak light, such as the ultraweak luminescence from living cells.


Spectral Irradiance Input Optic Wavelength Calibration Irradiance Measurement Weak Light 
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