20 May 2002, Volume 41, Issue 15, pp. 2705-2999  
34 articles

Optimization of a semianalytical ocean color model for global-scale applications

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2705-2714 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Analysis of the receiver response for a noncoaxial lidar system with fiber-optic output

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2715-2723 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Comparison of radiance and polarization values observed in the Mediterranean Sea and simulated in a Monte Carlo model

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2724-2733 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

High-energy, efficient, 30-Hz ultraviolet laser sources for airborne ozone-lidar systems

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2734-2739 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Inherent and apparent scattering properties of coated or uncoated spheres embedded in an absorbing host medium

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2740-2759 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Extinction-to-backscatter ratio of Asian dust observed with high-spectral-resolution lidar and Raman lidar

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2760-2767 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Cloud identification in Atmospheric Trace Molecule Spectroscopy infrared occultation measurements

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2768-2780 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Development of a multiwavelength aerosol and water-vapor lidar at the Jungfraujoch Alpine Station (3580 m above sea level) in Switzerland

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2781-2790 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Multiple-return laser radar for three-dimensional imaging through obscurations

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2791-2799 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement and data processing approach for detecting anisotropic spatial statistics of the turbulence-induced index of refraction fluctuations in the upper atmosphere

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2800-2808 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Input waveguide grating couplers designed for a desired wavelength and polarization response

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2818-2825 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Solution of mode coupling in step-index optical fibers by the Fokker-Planck equation and the Langevin equation

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2826-2830 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Removing aperture-induced artifacts from fourier transform infrared intensity values

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2831-2839 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Design methodology for a Fabry-Perot interferometer used as a concentration sensor

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2847-2857 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerical analysis of beam propagation in pulsed cavity ring-down spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2858-2868 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Picosecond pump-probe absorption spectroscopy in gases: models and experimental validation

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2869-2878 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimization of absorption-based optical chemical sensors that employ a single-reflection configuration

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2879-2887 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Dynamic models of Fabry-Perot interferometers

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2894-2906 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Photobleaching of a solid photochromic medium by a Gaussian laser beam

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2907-2913 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Intercomparison of a correlated-photon-based method to measure detector quantum efficiency

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2914-2922 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical parametric chirped-pulse amplifier as an alternative to Ti:sapphire regenerative amplifiers

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2923-2929 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced two-photon excitation through optical fiber by single-mode propagation in a large core

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2930-2934 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Low-intensity optical bistability in an active Fabry-Perot mirror induced by input-phase-insensitive parametric downconversion

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2935-2943 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical limiting studies in a carbon-black suspension for subnanosecond and subpicosecond laser pulses

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2944-2946 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Compensation of birefringence in active elements with a novel Faraday mirror operating at high average power

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2947-2954 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Semiclassical theory to optical resonant modes of a transparent dielectric spheroidal cavity

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2955-2961 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Resonant Raman-scattering measurements of trichloroethene in a thermal boundary layer

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2962-2972 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Lithium isotope separation with tunable diode lasers

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2973-2977 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Tuneable Heterodyne Infrared Spectrometer for atmospheric and astronomical studies

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2978-2984 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Photoacoustic measurement of methane concentrations with a compact pulsed optical parametric oscillator

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2985-2993 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF

Backward-enhanced fluorescence from clusters of microspheres and particles of tryptophan

Appl. Opt. 41(15), 2994-2999 (2002)  View: HTML | PDF