- Mike Splain Named VP at Sun
Mike Splain, chief engineer and CTO for Sun Microsystems' Systems Group, has been named executive vice president of its Microelectronics Group. A Sun fellow with 20 years of service, he previously worked at Ridge Computers, Vitesse Semiconductor, Encore Computer and Digital Equipment Corp., in positions involving microprocessor and high-end computer systems development.
- The technology of generating and harnessing light and other forms of radiant energy whose quantum unit is the photon. The science includes light emission, transmission, deflection, amplification and detection by optical components and instruments, lasers and other light sources, fiber optics, electro-optical instrumentation, related hardware and electronics, and sophisticated systems. The range of applications of photonics extends from energy generation to detection to communications and...
MORE FROM PHOTONICS MEDIA