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Photo-Resistor sensitivity | Definition, equation, calculator

This page describes Photo-resistor sensitivity definition. It mentions Photo-resistor sensitivity equation/formula and Photo-resistor sensitivity calculator.

Definition:
The sensitivity of photo-resistor is defined as change in resistance to change in irradiance. This is expressed in the following equation.

The unit of photoresistor sensitivity is Ohm/W*m-2.

Photo-Resistor Sensitivity Calculator

Change in resistance, in Ohm (input1) :

Change in irradiation, in W/m2 (input2) :



Photo-resistor sensitivity in Ohm/W*m-2 (Output):


*Note: Enter values in INPUT boxes and Press CALCULATE button to check OUTPUTS.

Photo-Resistor sensitivity Equation | Photo-Resistor sensitivity Formula

Following equation or formula is used for Photo-Resistor sensitivity calculator.


Photo-Resistor Sensitivity

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