1 June 2010, Volume 49, Issue 16, pp. 2969-3238; Feat. pp: YOI1; D1–D176  
48 articles


400 Years of Optical Instrumentation: feature introduction

Appl. Opt. 49(16), YOI1-YOI1 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Galileo's telescope and the birth of instrumental optics: a review note

Appl. Opt. 49(16), D1-D5 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Recent advances in astronomical adaptive optics

Appl. Opt. 49(16), D17-D29 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

The Large Binocular Telescope

Appl. Opt. 49(16), D115-D122 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarization interferometric nulling coronagraph for high-contrast imaging

Appl. Opt. 49(16), D106-D114 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Misalignment-induced nodal aberration fields in two-mirror astronomical telescopes

Appl. Opt. 49(16), D131-D144 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Problems testing diffractive intraocular lenses with Shack-Hartmann sensors

Appl. Opt. 49(16), D62-D68 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Optics of human eye: 400 years of exploration from Galileo’s time

Appl. Opt. 49(16), D123-D130 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Theory of sixth-order wave aberrations

Appl. Opt. 49(16), D69-D95 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Generalized model for incoherent detection in confocal optical microscopy

Appl. Opt. 49(16), D96-D105 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Assessment of a liquid lens enabled in vivooptical coherence microscope

Appl. Opt. 49(16), D145-D156 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Improved illumination system for spatial coherence control

Appl. Opt. 49(16), D12-D16 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

High-speed optical coherence tomography: basics and applications

open access Appl. Opt. 49(16), D30-D61 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Optical glass and glass ceramic historical aspects and recent developments: a Schott view

open access Appl. Opt. 49(16), D157-D176 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

High-resolution imaging detector using five microchannel plates and a resistive anode encoder

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 2985-2993 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of broadband polarization splitter based on partial coupling in square-lattice photonic-crystal fiber

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3042-3048 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Geometric superresolution by using an optical mask

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3000-3005 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Active optics control of VST telescope secondary mirror

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3199-3207 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Improved retroreflection method for measuring the refractive index of liquids

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3049-3052 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Method for gauge block measurement with the heterodyne central fringe identification technique

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3182-3186 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Variable angle of incidence spectroscopic autocollimating ellipsometer

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3231-3234 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Projection quality improvement with embedded illumination modulator in projector system

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3127-3139 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

In-flight spectral performance monitoring of the Airborne Prism Experiment

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3082-3091 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Effects of Na incorporated at different periods of deposition on Cu(In,Ga)Se2 films

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3071-3074 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Computational manufacturing of optical interference coatings: method, simulation results, and comparison with experiment

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3150-3162 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Oriented couple gradient vector fields for skeletonization of gray-scale optical fringe patterns with high density

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 2979-2984 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Recursive approach to the moment-based phase unwrapping method

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3096-3101 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Sphere-to-sphere diffraction propagation method for a phase-retrieval algorithm in the measurement of optical surfaces

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3215-3223 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Effects of underwater turbulence on laser beam propagation and coupling into single-mode optical fiber

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3224-3230 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and analysis of broadband high-efficiency pulse compression gratings

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 2969-2978 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterization of silicon nanowire by use of full-vectorial finite element method

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3173-3181 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and optimization of highly nonlinear low-dispersion crystal fiber with high birefringence for four-wave mixing

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3208-3214 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Pulse generation and preamplification for long pulse beamlines of Orion laser facility

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3006-3013 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Frequency doubled 1534 nm laser system for potassium laser cooling

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3092-3095 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of temperature-independent arrayed waveguide gratings based on the combination of multiple types of waveguide

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3025-3034 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Long-wave infrared surface plasmon grating coupler

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3102-3110 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterization of the response of a dual resonance of an arc-induced long-period grating to various physical parameters

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 2994-2999 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Photoacoustic waves generated in blood studied using pulsed digital holography

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3053-3058 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Complex refractive index measurement of biological tissues by attenuated total reflection ellipsometry

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3235-3238 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Biolistic injection of microparticles with high-power Nd:YAG laser

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3035-3041 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Direct-current-based image reconstruction versus direct-current included or excluded frequency-domain reconstruction in diffuse optical tomography

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3059-3070 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Combined domain-decomposition and matrix-decomposition scheme for large-scale diffuse optical tomography

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3111-3126 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

High-velocity-flow imaging with real-time Doppler optical coherence tomography

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3140-3149 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Simultaneous fluorescence yield and lifetime tomography from time-resolved transmittances of small-animal-sized phantom

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3163-3172 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Two-photon fluorescence of Coumarin 30 excited by optimally shaped pulses

Appl. Opt. 49(16), 3075-3081 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF