20 April 2000, Volume 39, Issue 12, pp. 1857-2016  
20 articles

Wave optics simulation of atmospheric turbulence and reflective speckle effects in CO2 lidar

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1857-1871 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Self-shading of upwelling irradiance for an instrument with sensors on a sidearm

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1872-1878 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Microphysical particle parameters from extinction and backscatter lidar data by inversion with regularization: experiment

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1879-1892 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Application of the Raman scattering coefficient of water to calculations in marine optics

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1893-1894 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Lidar inelastic multiple-scattering parameters of cirrus particle ensembles determined with geometrical-optics crystal phase functions

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1895-1910 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Effects of time averaging on optical scintillation in a ground-to-satellite atmospheric propagation

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1911-1919 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Understanding profile-induced group-delay ripple in Bragg gratings

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1920-1923 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Comparison of isochronal and isothermal decays of Bragg gratings written through continuous-wave exposure of an unloaded germanosilicate fiber

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1924-1933 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and tolerance analysis of a router with an amplified resonator and Bragg gratings

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1934-1940 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement of ultralow supermirror birefringence by use of the polarimetric differential cavity ringdown technique

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1941-1945 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Observation of stable cylindrical modes in electrically pumped circular grating-coupled surface-emitting lasers

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1946-1953 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Wave-front control of a large-aperture laser system by use of a static phase corrector

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1954-1961 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Passive Q switching of a solar-pumped Nd:YAG laser

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1962-1965 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerical analysis of the transmission efficiency of heat-drawn and chemically etched scanning near-field optical microscopes

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1966-1972 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Method for the reduction of signal-induced noise in photomultiplier tubes

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1973-1979 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Moderate resolution study of the ground-based passive emission of ozone

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1980-1988 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Shape characterization of a large nonspherical particle by use of its Fraunhofer diffraction pattern

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1989-1997 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigation of an optical limiting mechanism in multiwalled carbon nanotubes

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 1998-2001 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental investigation of saturated polarization spectroscopy for quantitative concentration measurements

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 2002-2008 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF

Multiplexed continuous-wave diode-laser cavity ringdown measurements of multiple species

Appl. Opt. 39(12), 2009-2016 (2000)  View: HTML | PDF