1 July 2007, Volume 46, Issue 19, pp. 3909-4165  
35 articles


Laser Applications to Chemical, Security, and Environmental Analysis: introduction to the feature issue

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 3909-3910 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigation of OH X2Π collisional kinetics in a flame using picosecond two-color resonant four-wave-mixing spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 3911-3920 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Detection of atomic hydrogen in flames using picosecond two-color two-photon-resonant six-wave-mixing spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 3921-3927 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Simultaneous PIV/OH-PLIF, Rayleigh thermometry/OH-PLIF and stereo PIV measurements in a low-swirl flame

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 3928-3936 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Multispecies in situ monitoring of a static internal combustion engine by near-infrared diode laser sensors

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 3937-3945 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

In situ measurements of nitric oxide in coal-combustion exhaust using a sensor based on a widely tunable external-cavity GaN diode laser

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 3946-3957 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Widely tunable rapid-scanning mid-infrared laser spectrometer for industrial gas process stream analysis

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 3958-3968 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement of acetaldehyde in exhaled breath using a laser absorption spectrometer

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 3969-3975 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Differentiation of CO isotopic variants by frequency tuning a terahertz source

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 3976-3980 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Spectroscopic investigation of methylated amines by a cavity-ringdown-based spectrometer

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 3981-3986 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Differential sputter yield measurements using cavity ringdown spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 3987-3994 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Real-time, ultralow concentration detection of analytes in solution by infrared intracavity laser absorption

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 3995-3999 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Multipass cell design for Stark-modulation spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4000-4007 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Detection of mercuric chloride by photofragment emission using a frequency-converted fiber amplifier

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4008-4014 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Comparative study of laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy measurement using two slurry circulation systems

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4020-4025 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurements of aluminum and hydrogen microplasma

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4026-4031 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Spontaneous emission from the C3 radical in carbon plasma

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4032-4040 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Femtosecond pulse shaping adds a new dimension to mass spectrometry

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4041-4045 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Semianalytical thermal analysis on a Nd:YVO4 crystal

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4046-4051 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Improved fully vectorial effective index method in photonic crystal fiber

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4052-4056 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Use of hollow core fibers, fiber lasers, and photonic crystal fibers for spark delivery and laser ignition in gases

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4057-4064 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Effective medium theories for irregular fluffy structures: aggregation of small particles

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4065-4072 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterization of birefringence dispersion in polarization-maintaining fibers by use of white-light interferometry

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4073-4080 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Multimode all-fiber quasi-distributed refractometer sensor array and cross-talk mitigation

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4081-4091 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Ray-tracing and physical-optics analysis of the aperture efficiency in a radio telescope

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4092-4101 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigation into the selection of viewing configurations for three-component planar Doppler velocimetry measurements

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4102-4116 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Robust method for calculating temperature, pressure, and absorber mole fraction from broadband spectra

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4117-4124 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Rotation sensing based on a slow-light resonating structure with high group dispersion

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4125-4131 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Design methodology of refractive index engineering by implantation of high-energy particles in electro-optic materials

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4132-4137 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Algorithm to design aperiodic optical superlattice for multiple quasi-phase matching

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4138-4143 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Recovering fluorescent spectra with an RGB digital camera and color filters using different matrix factorizations

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4144-4154 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF

Tunable power splitter based on an electro-optic multimode interference device

Appl. Opt. 46(19), 4155-4161 (2007)  View: HTML | PDF