[Lab] UV measurement

Paul & Andrea Mumby themumbys at gmail.com
Fri May 18 17:02:31 EDT 2012

Something like this will detect UV, but it's an on/off type sensor (no

Certain types of phosphors will convert UV to visible light.

Also there are photosensitive papers that will react to UV (turning from
black to white when exposed to UV for example)
such as:

Hope that helps :)

- Paul

On Fri, May 18, 2012 at 4:55 PM, Emily Daniels <emily.daniels at gmail.com>wrote:

> Hi Labbers,
> I may have already asked this group but does anyone have a way/device to
> measure ultraviolet (UVA/UVB/UVC) radiation and intensity/wavelengths? I
> may have just made something that gives off UV light but I'm not entirely
> sure. Any suggestions?
> Emily
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