How to Choose the Right Pyranometer for your Application

Hello my name is Schuyler Smith, and we’re going to talk about pyranometers from Apogee Instruments choosing the right sensor for you. We’re going to cover today: what the pyrometers measure, the difference between our different series the 100, 200, 500 series, the output options for these sensors, what the SP-420 is, and then we’re […]

Solar Radiation and Pyranometers – Principles of Environmental Measurement Lecture 3

One of the other very key measurements is solar radiation, to any input. For decades the only instruments available were expensive blackbody pyranometers, then silicon-cell pyranometers became available and I think we have some here. They are in the catalogs. Let’s see if we got one sitting here. Well this is close. This is actually […]