The Optoelectronics Co. Ltd., based in Henham, UK, has been created by the founders of Photonic Products Ltd. The new company specializes in the distribution of optoelectronic devices and will initially offer VIS/IR vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers and GaAs pin photodiodes.
- A sub-field of photonics that pertains to an electronic device that responds to optical power, emits or modifies optical radiation, or utilizes optical radiation for its internal operation. Any device that functions as an electrical-to-optical or optical-to-electrical transducer. Electro-optic often is used erroneously as a synonym.
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