micro-opto-electro-mechanical system

micro-opto-electro-mechanical system

[¦mī·kro¦ äp·tō i¦lek·trō mə¦kan·ə·kəl ′sis·təm]
(engineering)
A microsystem that combines the functions of optical, mechanical, and electronic components in a single, very small package or assembly. Abbreviated MOEMS.
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The text covers the fundamentals and underlying concepts of the field, using a variety of practical system examples adopting optomechatronic principles, including discussion of optics, machine vision, fundamentals of mechatronics, feedback control, and some application aspects of micro-opto-electro-mechanical system. For advanced undergraduate students, graduate students, and academic and industrial researchers.
He covers electro-optics; acousto-optics, optical computing, and signal processing; fiber-optic sensors; integrated optics; optical diagnostics and imaging; and micro-electro-mechanical and micro-opto-electro-mechanical systems and nano- and bio-nano-technologies.
Abstract: A large format micro-opto-electro-mechanical systems (MOEMS) array known as the Microshutter Array (MSA).
Originally launched in 1995 with a small budget under the Commission's Research and Development Framework Program, Europractice has worked to stimulate a wider exploitation of microsystems technologies, including MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) and MOEMS (Micro-Opto-Electro-Mechanical Systems).