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 thin edge of a refracting prism; the line of intersection of two refracting surfaces of a prism.
A unique collection of technical design and applications articles, as well as technology primers presenting the basics of the photonics technology.
Identifying and Controlling Vibrations in the Workplace
In an environment where both industry and research are working in a micron realm, vibration can play havoc with the outcome. This article explains how to identify and control vibration in the workplace. Vibration control plays a critical role in research and industry. Mechanical noise, for example, can obscure high-resolution images and affect the quality of nanotechnology processes. Fortunately, vibration can be controlled through proper experimentation, process design and the use of...
Listings of societies, associations, universities and research centers worldwide involved in fostering the education and growth of the photonics industry.
Nanyang Technological University
Fiber-based technologies and applications.