Definition of optoelectronic in US English:

optoelectronic

adjective

  • See optoelectronics

    • ‘Those projects range from optoelectronic integrated circuits to nano-electronics, including advanced materials for devices such as quantum wells, quantum dots and quantum wires.’
    • ‘Processes for optoelectronic assembly today include many traditional microelectronic assembly processes and a few special processes that include the added complication of fiber alignment and active-component alignment.’
    • ‘Packaging and integrating optoelectronic devices presents a significantly greater challenge to developers than to their counterparts in the mainstream semiconductor sector.’
    • ‘‘The paint, pigments and coatings, and pharmaceutical processing industries belong to the top end-user market that holds potential for the growth of optoelectronic color sensors,’ he notes.’
    • ‘Major chip-makers and optoelectronic component manufacturers are in the north of Silicon Valley and biotech companies are in the south.’