# 17-25-061

responsivity, <of a detector>

DEPRECATED: sensitivity

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quotient of the detector output, Y, and the detector input, X

Note 1 to entry: If the detector signal is Y0 in the absence of input, and is Yt when there is an input X, the responsivity is .

Note 2 to entry: The term "sensitivity" is no longer used.

Note 3 to entry: This entry was numbered 845-05-54 in IEC 60050-845:1987.

Note 4 to entry: This entry was numbered 17-1094 and 17-1163 in CIE S 017:2011.

Publication date: 2020-12