Informative Videos for Owners of Ocean Optics Spectrometers and Accessories

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.


FEATURED VIDEO: Perform a Reflectance Spectroscopy Measurement

Learn how to setup your Ocean Optics spectrometer, light source and accessories for performing a basic reflectance measurement using OceanView software.


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Applications and Experiments

Raman Spectroscopy with QE6500Reflection Measurement Basics In this tutorial, we discuss the basics of taking a reflection measurement using an Ocean Optics spectrometer and software. For more information on applications using our equipment, visit us at www.oceanoptics.com/Applications.asp. Watch Video >>

 

Color Measurement BasicsColor Measurement Basics We build on what you’ve learned in the Reflection Basics Tutorial. This tutorial will guide you through the basic steps of taking a color measurement using an Ocean Optics Spectrometer and SpectraSuite Software. Watch Video >>

 

 

Reflection Measurement Basics Raman Spectroscopy with QE65000 This video details the proper setup for taking Raman measurements using the Ocean Optics Q65000 Spectrometer. Once setup is complete we take you through the steps of performing a basic Raman measurement of Ethanol in SpectraSuite Software. Watch Video >>


Calibrations

Wavelength Calibration of Ocean Optics Spectrometers Wavelength Calibration We will outline the steps you can take to verify your spectrometer’s wavelength calibration in this video.  Watch Video >>

 

 

 

Radiometric Calibration Using a Cosine Corrector 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 Using a Bare Fiber Radiometric Calibration with Bare Fiber In this step by step tutorial, we look at radiometric calibration of an Ocean Optics spectrometer using a bare fiber adapter. Users will have a calibrated system ready for taking measurements at the end of this video.  Watch Video >>

 

Radiometric Calibration Using an Integrating Sphere 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 >>

 

 

Perform a UV-VIS Radiometric Spectrometer Calibration 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 >>


Software

OmniDriver & LabVIEW Part 1 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 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 >>

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