Infrared to Near-Infrared LED

Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by ken12, Aug 26, 2011.

  1. ken12

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    Aug 25, 2011
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    hi, i would like to know if we can transform an infrared LED to a Near-Infrared Lead by putting the IR LED in some kind of circuit. thank you very much. :)
     
  2. KJ6EAD

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    Apr 30, 2011
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    No. The emitted wavelength is controlled by the bandgap of the materials that the diode junction is made from.
     
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