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The elementary particle of light and other electromagnetic radiation; the quantum of electromagnetic energy. The photon is the massless, neutral vector boson that mediates electromagnetic interactions.

pho·ton′ic adj.


(General Physics) physics of or pertaining to photonics or photons
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New interface with Luceda Photonic's IPKISS design framework enhances the photonic integrated circuit design flow from system-level simulation to fabrication
Based on its application, biophotonic technology is expected to be the fastest growing technology in the photonic sensor market.
Australia), photonic signal processing has the potential to overcome the electronic limits for processing ultra-wideband signals and also provides signal conditioning that can be integrated in-line with fiber optic systems.
Now, Vlasov and his colleagues Fengnian Xia and Lidija Sekaric, also of the IBM center, have unveiled a promising new type of photonic component--chains of up to 100 oblong loops.
With Common Photonic Layer, Nortel Networks is taking DWDM technology to the next level of modularity and flexibility.
The promise of photonic BC systems underscores the importance of characterizing their local optical properties, since the optical activity of single microphase domains and defect structures may dictate device function.
com) to jointly develop an integrated electronic/photonic design automation (EPDA) environment for photonic ICs (PICs).
com/prnh/20130307/600769 The concept of photonic integration traces its roots in the latter half of the twentieth century.
Because any photonic circuit must store information temporarily, scientists have in recent years developed numerous ways to slow light pulses, effectively holding on to them for brief periods of time.
Laser Growth and Processing of Photonic Devices is the first book to review this increasingly important field.
For years, researchers have been searching for ways to make photonic crystals with just the right optical properties.