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OPTICS CONTENT

Photonics Spectra
Mar 2009
SPIE has launched its Optipedia resource for the optics and photonics community. Available in the “Publications” section of the organization’s Web site, Optipedia offers key pages from select SPIE Press books and links them together via key words. Visitors to the site can search for the information using the search box or subject index, or by jumping from topic to topic using embedded key word links. Topics include infrared fibers, material dispersion and fiber amplifiers.



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photonics
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...
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