Boris LeonovSam KristoffArthur Brown
Published © MIT

Photoresistor Characterization

Learn about photoresistors and the process of characterizing their response to light intensity.

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Photoresistor Characterization

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Arduino UNO & Genuino UNO
Arduino UNO & Genuino UNO
×1
OpenScope MZ
Digilent OpenScope MZ
×1
Photo resistor
Photo resistor
×1
Resistor 221 ohm
Resistor 221 ohm
×1

Software apps and online services

Digilent WaveForms Live
Arduino IDE
Arduino IDE
Android Sensors Multitool
This app will be used to measure lux if you're on an Android.
Apple Lirum Device Info Lite
This app will be used to measure lux if you're on an iPhone.

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Credits

Boris Leonov

Boris Leonov

10 projects • 15 followers
Electrical engineering student in the Seattle area. Electrical and mechanical DIY enthusiast. Fixer of things, large and small.
Sam Kristoff

Sam Kristoff

35 projects • 33 followers
Director of Engineering at Digilent.
Arthur Brown

Arthur Brown

14 projects • 18 followers
Applications engineer and digital logic geek

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