Photonics Dictionary Plus
Definitions of terms, abbreviations and acronyms related to photonics technology. This reference is in the form of a wiki, meaning the content can be edited and expanded by members of the photonics community.
The circuit that regulates an electron beam's deflection in a cathode-ray tube.
A unique collection of technical design and applications articles, as well as technology primers presenting the basics of the photonics technology.
Light-emitting diodes (LEDs) are semiconductors that convert electrical energy into light energy.The color of the emitted light depends on the semiconductor material and composition. LEDs are generally classified into three wavelengths: ultraviolet, visible and infrared.
The wavelength range of commercially available LEDs with single-pixel output power of at least 5 mW is 360 to 950 nm. Each wavelength range is made from a specific semiconductor material family, regardless of the...
Listings of societies, associations, universities and research centers worldwide involved in fostering the education and growth of the photonics industry.
University of Nottingham