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OSA Publishing

10 October 2012, Volume 51, Issue 29, pp. 6901-7133   31 articles


Optical Technology

Astronomical Optics

Flight demonstration of a milliarcsecond pointing system for direct exoplanet imaging

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7069-7079 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Atmospheric and Oceanic Optics

Weighted Fried reconstructor and spatial-frequency response optimization of Shack–Hartmann wavefront sensing

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7115-7123 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Diffraction and Gratings

Computation of diffracted fields for the case of high numerical aperture using the angular spectrum method

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7080-7088 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

Remote Fourier transform-infrared spectral imaging system with hollow-optical fiber bundle

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6913-6916 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF


Dual-grating confocal-rainbow volume holographic imaging system designs for high depth resolution

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6952-6961 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental research on terahertz Gabor inline digital holography of concealed objects

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7052-7058 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Generation of polarization vortices with a Wollaston prism and an interferometric arrangement

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7094-7097 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology

Comprehensive characterization of broadband ultralow reflectance of a porous nickel–phosphorus black surface by numerical simulation

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6917-6925 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Speckle-noise-reduction method of projecting interferometry fringes based on power spectrum density

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6974-6978 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical accelerometer based on grating interferometer with phase modulation technique

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7005-7010 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Integrated Optics

Enhancement of free spectral range using pentuple microresonator

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6901-6912 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Medical Optics and Biotechnology

Aspheric spectacles for correcting presbyopia with myopia and astigmatism

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6926-6932 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical Devices

Optical bistability in fiber ring resonator containing an erbium doped fiber amplifier and quantum dot doped fiber saturable absorber

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7016-7024 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Compact wavelength splitter based on self-imaging principles in Bragg reflection waveguides

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7124-7129 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Remote Sensing and Sensors

Linearity considerations in polarization-based vibration sensors

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6997-7004 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF


Subwavelength B-shaped metallic hole array terahertz filter with InSb bar as thermally tunable structure

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7098-7102 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Thin Films

Application of effective medium theory with consideration of island shapes to interpret optical properties of discontinuous Pt films

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6945-6951 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Information Processing


Relationship between the charge-coupled device signal-to-noise ratio and dynamic range with respect to the analog gain

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7103-7114 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Imaging Systems

Tunable filter-based multispectral imaging for detection of blood stains on construction material substrates. Part 1. Developing blood stain discrimination criteria

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6984-6996 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology

Improved phase generated carrier demodulation algorithm for eliminating light intensity disturbance and phase modulation amplitude variation

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6962-6967 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Optics in Computing

Light-based solution for the dominating set problem

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6979-6983 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Lasers, Photonics, and Environmental Optics

Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

6 mJ, high-average-power, all-fiberized Q-switched fiber master oscillator power amplifier with low repetition rate

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6933-6936 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Principles and performance of tapered fiber lasers: from uniform to flared geometry

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7025-7038 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

High-efficiency fiber laser at 1018 nm using Yb-doped phosphosilicate fiber

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7130-7133 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Lasers and Laser Optics

“All-fiber” tunable laser in the 2 μm region, designed for CO2 detection

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7011-7015 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Resonant effects in nonlinear photon absorption during femtosecond laser ablation of Nd-doped silicate glass

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7039-7045 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Characteristics of a Brillouin-erbium fiber laser based on Brillouin pump preamplification

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7046-7051 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical Devices

Focusing of electromagnetic fields in high-Q hybrid wedge plasmon polariton microresonator

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 6968-6973 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Impact of LOCOS techniques on photonic wire waveguides

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7089-7093 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF


Spotlight on Optics

Laser-absorption tomography beam arrangement optimization using resolution matrices

Appl. Opt. 51(29), 7059-7068 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

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