Definition of photocell in English:
Short for photoelectric cell.
- The receiver uses a photocell or photodiode to detect the light.
- The light passing through each filter is detected by the photocell, where it is converted to an electrical pulse.
- In the presence of a magnetic field, the amount of laser light that is absorbed by the atoms changes and this is detected by a photocell.
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