20 November 2008, Volume 47, Issue 33, pp. 6142-6324  
23 articles


Resolution analysis of a gradient-index rod and a gradient-index lens array

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6190-6201 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Closed-loop phase-shifting homodyne interferometry using heterodyne phase detection

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6219-6225 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Metal-mesh achromatic half-wave plate for use at submillimeter wavelengths

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6251-6256 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Pressure and velocity dependence of the material removal rate in the fast polishing process

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6236-6242 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Generation of an optical vortex with a segmented deformable mirror

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6300-6306 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental study of an ultrasmall pixel, one-dimensional liquid-crystal device

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6315-6324 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Power control and temperature sensing for fiber-powered active sensors

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6207-6211 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Complex refractive index of nonspherical particles in the visible near infrared region--application to Bacillus subtilis spores

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6183-6189 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Building blocks for nonpolarizing optical coatings

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6230-6235 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Omnidirectional narrow bandpass filter based on metal-dielectric thin films

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6285-6290 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimization of design and operating parameters of a space-based optical-electronic system with a distributed aperture

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6159-6176 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Determination of ultraviolet cosine-corrected irradiances and aerosol optical thickness by combined measurements with a Brewer spectrophotometer and a multifilter rotating shadowband radiometer

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6142-6150 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Solar glint from oriented crystals in cirrus clouds

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6266-6276 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Atmospheric hydroxyl radical (OH) abundances from ground-based ultraviolet solar spectra: an improved retrieval method

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6277-6284 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Fiber optic distributed temperature and strain sensing system based on Brillouin light scattering

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6202-6206 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Absorption and related optical dispersion effects on the spectral response of a surface plasmon resonance sensor

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6177-6182 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Approach for determining the refractive-index profile of graded-index planar waveguides

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6226-6229 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigation of amplification process on the third Stokes line of H2 under ultraviolet laser irradiation

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6243-6250 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Influences of misalignment of control mirror of axisymmetric-structural CO2 laser on phase locking

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6291-6299 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Ray-tracing methodology: application of spatial analytic geometry in the ray-optic model of optical tweezers

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6307-6314 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental confirmation of potential swept source optical coherence tomography performance limitations

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6151-6158 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF

Fluorescence polarization standard for near infrared spectroscopy and microscopy

Appl. Opt. 47(33), 6257-6265 (2008)  View: HTML | PDF