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Reference Design of Digilent Pmod ALS

This is a reference design of Digilent Pmod ALS,RS Part Number: (134-6463) . The Digilent Pmod ALS was converted into DesignSpark PCB format. Download link to the project files and the article of Digilent Pmod ALS can be found at the end.

The Digilent Pmod ALS (Revision A) demonstrates light-to-digital sensing through a single ambient light sensor. Digilent Engineers designed this Pmod around the Texas Instruments ADC081S021 analogue-to-digital converter and Vishay Semiconductor's TEMT6000X01.

  • Simple ambient light sensor
  • Convert light to digital data with 8-bit resolution

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Schematic of Digilent Pmod ALS

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PCB layout of Digilent Pmod ALS

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3D view of Digilent Pmod ALS

BOM list of the board (Key Components):

RS Part Number Manufacturer Part Number Manufacturer Description
(768-9354) TEMT6000X01 Vishay Visible Light Phototransistor
(761-5321) ADC081S021CIMF/NOPB Texas Instruments 8-bit Serial ADC

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