Photonics Dictionary® Plus
Definitions of photonics technology terms, abbreviations and acronyms. It is in the form of a wiki, so the content can be edited and expanded by members of the photonics community – including you!
quantum cascade laser
A unique collection of technical design and applications articles, as well as articles presenting the basics of photonics technology. Topics range from detectors, cameras and imaging
to optical components
and positioning equipment
and much more.
Optical Communication Components
An examination of the packaging technology of photonic components for optical communication and other areas of photonics. Photonic components are key elements for the information technology (IT). Photonics technology covers the generation of information (cameras, sensors), its transportation (optical communication), storage (CD, DVD) and display (CRT, LCD, others).
The high bandwidth and low attenuation of silica optical fiber enables long-distance phone calls and high-speed Internet...
Listings of societies, associations, universities and research centers worldwide involved in fostering the education and growth of the photonics industry.
Scottish Optoelectronics Association
A trade association whose members include universities and companies allowing networking, partnerships, technology transfer, lobbying, marketing assistance and provision of information for and about optoelectronics in Scotland.