photoconductive cell

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Related to photoconductive cell: photovoltaic cell, photoemissive cell
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Noun1.photoconductive cell - a transducer used to detect and measure light and other radiationsphotoconductive cell - a transducer used to detect and measure light and other radiations
detector, sensing element, sensor - any device that receives a signal or stimulus (as heat or pressure or light or motion etc.) and responds to it in a distinctive manner
photocathode - a cathode that emits electrons when illuminated
selenium cell - a photoelectric cell that uses a strip of selenium
transducer - an electrical device that converts one form of energy into another
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(1.) Schwarz, E, "New Photoconductive Cells." Nature, 162 614 (1948)
Sensors are made of photoconductive cells, which are involved in bridge (Dado, 1999).
The S9648, according to the company, has lower output-current fluctuations compared to phototransistors and CdS photoconductive cells. It also has standard operating temperature of -30[degrees]C to +80[degrees]C.