1 September 2011, Volume 50, Issue 25, pp. 4912-FOP1; Feat. pp: FOP1, E1–E199  
49 articles


Fiber Optics and Photonics: Emerging Applications—introduction to the feature issue

Appl. Opt. 50(25), FOP1-FOP1 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Fabrication of air-clad fibers for near-IR laser application

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E1-E6 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Use of common path phase sensitive spectral domain optical coherence tomography for refractive index measurements

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E7-E12 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

On the coherent modes of ultranarrowband random lasers with nonresonant feedback

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E13-E19 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Passively Q-switched ytterbium- and chromium-doped all-fiber laser

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E20-E23 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Adjustable noiselike pulses from a figure-eight fiber laser

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E24-E31 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Evaluation of a time-frequency domain interferometer for simultaneous group-velocity dispersion measurements in multimode photonic crystal fibers

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E32-E37 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Stimulated Brillouin scattering slow light in optical fibers [Invited]

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E38-E49 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Mode-field expansion in photonic crystal fibers

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E50-E54 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Bragg gratings in standard nonhydrogenated fibers for high-temperature sensing

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E55-E58 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

High-speed electrical switching in optical fibers [Invited]

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E65-E75 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Continuous-wave broadband generation using specialty fibers in fiber laser cavity

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E76-E79 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Evaluation of the performance of high phosphorous with germanium codoped multimode optical fiber for use as a radiation sensor at low dose rates

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E80-E85 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Emission studies in double-layered and triple-layered photonic crystal microcavities

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E86-E91 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband optical chaos for stimulated Brillouin scattering suppression in power over fiber

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E92-E96 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimized design of trenched optical fiber for ultralow bending loss at 5 mm of bending diameter

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E97-E101 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Dispersion and nonlinearity properties of a chalcogenide As2Se3suspended core fiber

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E102-E107 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Wavelength modulation spectroscopy with a pulsed quantum cascade laser for the sensitive detection of acrylonitrile

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E112-E118 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and analysis of dual-shape-core large-mode-area optical fiber

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E119-E124 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarization singularities in the two-mode optical fiber output

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E131-E137 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Study of localized surface-plasmon-resonance-based optical fiber sensor

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E138-E144 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Fiber-optic gyroscopes: from design to production [Invited]

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E152-E161 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Statistical analysis of stimulated Raman crosstalk in distributed Raman amplifier

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E162-E171 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Simple temperature insensitive fiber Bragg grating based tilt sensor with enhanced tunability

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E172-E176 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Study of modal properties in gold nanowire with ZnO cladding by using the finite element method

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E177-E183 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical fiber refractometry based on multimode interference

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E184-E188 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Tooth-shaped grating-assisted structure for compact multimode interference coupler

Appl. Opt. 50(25), E193-E199 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Study of image quality of mirror via solar flux distribution measurement using a high speed optical scanner

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 4927-4935 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Correlation analysis between plasmon field distribution and sensitivity enhancement in reflection- and transmission-type localized surface plasmon resonance biosensors

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 4982-4988 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Spotlight on Optics

Null test for a deeply aspheric lens

open access Appl. Opt. 50(25), 4977-4981 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Specular holography

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 5042-5046 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhancing finite element-based photoacoustic tomography using total variation minimization

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 5031-5041 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Exploiting chromatic aberration for image-based microscope autofocus

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 4967-4976 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Adaptive frequency comb illumination for interferometry in the case of nested two-beam cavities

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 4942-4956 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Compound prism design principles, I

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 4998-5011 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Compound prism design principles, II: triplet and Janssen prisms

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 5012-5022 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Compound prism design principles, III: linear-in-wavenumber and optical coherence tomography prisms

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 5023-5030 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Performance of the photoacoustic resonant cell remodified from Helmholtz cavity

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 4936-4941 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Acousto-optic computing environment for stream data processing

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 4917-4921 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Estimating particle composition and size distribution from polarized water-leaving radiance

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 5047-5058 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Tunable microwave generation based on a dual-wavelength fiber laser with an inverse-Gaussian apodized fiber Bragg grating

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 4912-4916 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Modified technique for processing multiangle lidar data measured in clear and moderately polluted atmospheres

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 4957-4966 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerically investigating the enhanced Raman scattering performance of individual Ag nanowire tips

Appl. Opt. 50(25), 4922-4926 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF