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Photoresistor sensitivity definition, equation, calculator

This page describes photoresistor sensitivity definition. It mentions photoresistor sensitivity formula and photoresistor sensitivity calculator.

Photoresistor sensitivity 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.

Photoresistor Sensitivity Calculator

Change in resistance, in Ohm (input1) :

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


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

Photoresistor sensitivity formula

Following equation or formula is used for photoresistor sensitivity calculator.


Photoresistor Sensitivity formula

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