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.
responsive quantum efficiency (RQE)
The number of electrons emitted per photon incident upon a photodetector.
A unique collection of technical design and applications articles, as well as technology primers presenting the basics of the photonics technology.
Photonic Component Manufacturing
Moving Toward Automation
A shift in assembly methods would help reduce costs and increase production in the optoelectronics manufacturing and packaging industries.
Manufacturing the laser diode is complicated by the existence of multiple proprietary techniques and intellectual property barriers together with complex device physics and unique materials.
Process engineering, design for manufacturing, design for test, standardization, outsourcing and automation are common procedures in other high-technology ...more
Listings of societies, associations, universities and research centers worldwide involved in fostering the education and growth of the photonics industry.
University of Rochester