1 September 2010, Volume 49, Issue 25, pp. LF1,F1-F122; Feat. pp: LF1,F1–F122  
31 articles


Lasers: The First Fifty Years

Appl. Opt. 49(25), LF1-LF1 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

A short history of laser development

Appl. Opt. 49(25), F99-F122 (2010)  View: PDF

History of quantum electronics at the Moscow Lebedev and General Physics Institutes: Nikolaj Basov and Alexander Prokhorov

Appl. Opt. 49(25), F32-F46 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical interconnects to electronic chips

Appl. Opt. 49(25), F59-F70 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Single laser source for multimodal coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering microscopy

Appl. Opt. 49(25), F10-F17 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Miniaturization of free space optical systems

Appl. Opt. 49(25), F18-F31 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Fiber lasers and amplifiers: an ultrafast performance evolution

Appl. Opt. 49(25), F71-F78 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser-based displays: a review

Appl. Opt. 49(25), F79-F98 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Dynamic holography using pixelated light modulators

Appl. Opt. 49(25), F47-F58 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Lasers in refractive surgery: history, present, and future

Appl. Opt. 49(25), F1-F9 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Analysis of inverse-Gaussian apodized fiber Bragg grating

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4715-4722 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Photonic bandgap fiber bundle spectrometer

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4791-4800 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Imaging linear polarimetry using a single ferroelectric liquid crystal modulator

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4687-4699 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Fingerprint sensor using a polymer dispersed liquid crystal holographic lens

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4763-4766 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Fourier-transform absorption spectroscopy in reciprocating engines

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4728-4734 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Spectral dependence of the refractive index of chemical vapor deposition ZnSe grown on substrate with an optimized temperature increase

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4723-4727 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Theory of point-spread function artifacts due to structured mid-spatial frequency surface errors

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4814-4824 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Theory of modulation transfer function artifacts due to mid-spatial-frequency errors and its application to optical tolerancing

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4825-4835 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Improved technique for measuring full-field absolute phases in a common-path heterodyne interferometer

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4746-4750 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical configurations for nematic liquid crystal device switchable between reflective and transmissive modes

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4774-4779 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Buffering capability and limitations in low dispersion photonic crystal waveguides with elliptical airholes

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4808-4813 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Resonant soft x-ray reflectivity of Me/B4C multilayers near the boron K edge

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4767-4773 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Development of microperiodic mirrors for hard x-ray phase-contrast imaging

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4677-4686 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Phase unwrapping for noisy phase maps using rotational compensator with virtual singular points

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4735-4745 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental investigation of square dissipative soliton generation and propagation

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4751-4755 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Simple approach to the relation between laser frequency noise and laser line shape

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4801-4807 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

In-vacuum Faraday isolation remote tuning

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4780-4790 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Real-time processing for full-range Fourier-domain optical-coherence tomography with zero-filling interpolation using multiple graphic processing units

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4756-4762 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Coherent hollow-core waveguide bundles for thermal imaging

Appl. Opt. 49(25), 4700-4709 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF