Wolfspec 2.0

Wolfspec 2.0 – Spectrometry with the Raspicam

This post is a reprint of an article I wrote on my earlier website.  I’ve tried to update the links and images, but may have missed a few.

I recently purchased the camera that attaches to a Raspberry Pi and thought about how one might be able to make a spectrophotometer using the camera as a ccd-like detector. This work is still in progress, but with relatively few steps, I was able to get an instrument up and running (and even calibrated – sort of).

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And we’re back (again)

If you’re a frequent visitor (and I doubt you are, because you’re not me, and I don’t think anyone really visits here unless they have to) you’ll notice that the website has been revamped again.  I noticed another backdoor was opened in the previous version of the website, and I ended up taking a scorched-earth approach to solving the problem.

I also felt a need to change platforms.  Joomla was too much for me.  It’s not only the multiple (sadly successful) hacks, but Joomla is a bit too heavy for what I want to do here.  So, I’ve decided to try WordPress.  We’ll see how it goes.

Where’s the old content?  I do have backups (which aren’t that easy to access, given the way Joomla does things) and once I confirm that the content is clean, I’ll start curating it and restoring useful bits here.