Welcome to Spectroscopy TV – the online home of video tutorials and tips for spectrometers, sensors, optical components and fiber optic accessories from Ocean Optics. Our how-to videos will help you get up and running quickly! Feel free to browse our library and be sure to return for updated content! If you need assistance, be sure to drop us a line.
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Applications and Experiments
Learn how to setup your Ocean Optics spectrometer, light source and accessories for performing a basic reflectance measurement using OceanView software.
See a basic Absorbance Spectroscopy setup. Using the Flame Spectrometer, DH-Mini Light Source, sampling accessories and OceanView we walk through a standard Absorbance measurement.
Radiometric Calibration with a Cosine Corrector Step by step tutorial for radiometric calibration of an Ocean Optics spectrometer using a cosine corrector. Users will have a calibrated system ready for taking measurements at the end of this video. Watch Video >>
Radiometric Calibration with an Integrating Sphere radiometric calibration of an Ocean Optics spectrometer using an integrating sphere. Users will have a calibrated system ready for taking measurements at the end of this video. Watch Video >>
UV-VIS Spectrometer Calibration Here, we show you the necessary steps to perform a system calibration of an Ocean Optics spectrometer with a DH-2000-Cal. The DH-2000-CAL Deuterium Tungsten Halogen Calibration Standard is a UV-NIR light source used to calibrate the absolute spectral response of a radiometric system. Watch Video >>
OmniDriver LabVIEW Part 1 In part one of the OmniDriver/LabVIEW videos, we access the Ocean Optics FTP site and download and install OmniDriver. Information has changed since the original posting of this video. Watch Video >>
OmniDriver LabVIEW Part 2 In part two of the OmniDriver/Labview videos, we show you how to use OmniDriver and how to display a spectrum using LabVIEW 8.6. Information has changed since the original posting of this video. Watch Video >>