20 December 2010, Volume 49, Issue 36, pp. 6824-7000  
23 articles


Polarization lidar for shallow water depth measurement

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6995-7000 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Fourier analysis for hydrostatic pressure sensing in a polarization-maintaining photonic crystal fiber

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6861-6867 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental generation of Mathieu–Gauss beams with a phase-only spatial light modulator

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6903-6909 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Simple dispersion law for arbitrary sequences of dispersive optics

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6840-6844 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Microscope system for Blu-ray disc samples

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6878-6887 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Alternative method for measuring the full-field refractive index of a gradient-index lens with normal incidence heterodyne interferometry

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6888-6892 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Catastrophes in wavefront-coding spatial-domain design

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6893-6902 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Orthonormal aberration polynomials for anamorphic optical imaging systems with rectangular pupils

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6924-6929 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Near-field optical properties of silver nanocylinders arranged in a Pascal triangle

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6872-6877 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Phase pattern denoising using a regularized cost function with complex-valued Markov random fields based on a discrete model

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6845-6849 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Multiframe image estimation for coded aperture snapshot spectral imagers

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6824-6833 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

High-resolution terahertz reflective imaging and image restoration

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6834-6839 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Dynamic optically reconfigurable gate array very large-scale integration with partial reconfiguration capability

open access Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6986-6994 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Switchable dual-wavelength single-longitudinal-mode erbium-doped fiber laser using an inverse-Gaussian apodized fiber Bragg grating filter and a low-gain semiconductor optical amplifier

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6855-6860 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Controlling the polarization dependence of dual-channel directional couplers formed by silicon-on-insulator slot waveguides

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6979-6985 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Structural and optical behavior due to thermal effects in end-pumped Yb:YAG disk lasers

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6910-6916 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Reduction of the pump power threshold in the nonlinear all-optical photonic crystal directional coupler switches

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6952-6959 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Cylindrical hybrid plasmonic waveguide for subwavelength confinement of light

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6868-6871 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Iodine-filter-based mobile Doppler lidar to make continuous and full-azimuth-scanned wind measurements: data acquisition and analysis system, data retrieval methods, and error analysis

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6960-6978 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence and compensation of autocorrelation terms in depth-resolved spectroscopic Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6917-6923 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Efficient reconstruction method for L1 regularization in fluorescence molecular tomography

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6930-6937 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF

Optothermophysical properties of demineralized human dental enamel determined using photothermally generated diffuse photon density and thermal-wave fields

Appl. Opt. 49(36), 6938-6951 (2010)  View: HTML | PDF