EDU.photonics.com
NEW Term Photonics Dictionary® Plus
Definitions of terms, abbreviations and acronyms related to photonics technology.
Search the Photonics Dictionary Plus:

TERM OF THE HOUR
self-electro-optic effect device (SEED)
An optically bistable device used for photonic switching, constructed of a multiple quantum well biased by an external voltage, which creates an external field that shifts the wavelength of the onset of absorption, varying the transmitted light.

This reference is in the form of a wiki, meaning the content can be edited and expanded by members of the photonics community. To submit changes or additions use the EDIT keys found beside terms and headings on the site. Suggested changes or additions will be reviewed before being published online. By submitting material, you are agreeing to the terms and conditions of this website.
DICTIONARY+ INFO
# terms:6095
# abbreviations:1948
last update:Keplerian astronomical telescope
9/12/2014 10:41:58 AM
Print