1 February 2011, Volume 50, Issue 4, pp. 392-607; Feat. pp: LACSEA1,A1–A115  
40 articles


Laser Applications to Chemical, Security, and Environmental Analysis: introduction to the feature issue

Appl. Opt. 50(4), LACSEA1-LACSEA2 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Automated broad tuning of difference frequency sources for spectroscopic studies

Appl. Opt. 50(4), A11-A19 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Real-time monitoring of benzene, toluene, and p-xylene in a photoreaction chamber with a tunable mid-infrared laser and ultraviolet differential optical absorption spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 50(4), A90-A99 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Dual quantum cascade laser trace gas instrument with astigmatic Herriott cell at high pass number

Appl. Opt. 50(4), A74-A85 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Grating-cavity continuous-wave optical parametric oscillators for high-resolution mid-infrared spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 50(4), A1-A10 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

External cavity tunable quantum cascade lasers and their applications to trace gas monitoring

Appl. Opt. 50(4), A100-A115 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Validation of temperature imaging by H2O absorption spectroscopy using hyperspectral tomography in controlled experiments

Appl. Opt. 50(4), A29-A37 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

MHz-rate nitric oxide planar laser-induced fluorescence imaging in a Mach 10 hypersonic wind tunnel

Appl. Opt. 50(4), A20-A28 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Gas-phase thermometry using delayed-probe-pulse picosecond coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering spectra of H2

Appl. Opt. 50(4), A38-A48 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser-induced incandescence measurements of soot in turbulent pool fires

Appl. Opt. 50(4), A49-A59 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser-based diagnostics for the measurement of liquid water film thickness

Appl. Opt. 50(4), A60-A67 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Detecting localized trace species in air using radar resonance-enhanced multi-photon ionization

Appl. Opt. 50(4), A68-A73 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Ship wake detection by Raman lidar

Appl. Opt. 50(4), A86-A89 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Lunar absorption spectrophotometer for measuring atmospheric water vapor

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 447-453 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Realization of integrated polarizer and color filters based on subwavelength metallic gratings using a hybrid numerical scheme

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 415-426 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Integrated three-dimensional shape and reflection properties measurement system

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 532-541 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Active illumination single-pixel camera based on compressive sensing

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 405-414 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Material classification of nanoparticles by focused beam scattering

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 434-440 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Phase-locked loop based on machine surface topography measurement using lensed fibers

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 460-467 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Interferometric measurement of laser heating in praseodymium-doped YAG crystal

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 526-531 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Diffractive simultaneous bidirectional shearing interferometry using tailored spatially coherent light

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 571-578 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Rolled edges and phasing of segmented telescopes

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 542-553 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Fabrication of ellipticity-controlled microlens arrays by controlling the parameters of the multiple-exposure two-beam interference technique

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 579-585 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Reducing the diffraction artifacts while implementing a phase function on a spatial light modulator

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 509-518 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Coupled-wave analysis of vector holograms. 2. Reflective gratings formed in photoanisotropic medium with uniaxial birefringence

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 454-459 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Improved reconstructions and generalized filtered back projection for optical projection tomography

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 392-398 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Refractive index determination of transparent samples by noniterative phase retrieval

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 427-433 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Yule–Nielsen based recto–verso color halftone transmittance prediction model

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 519-525 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser guide star wavefront sensing for ground-layer adaptive optics on extremely large telescopes

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 473-483 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Sensitivity-enhanced high-temperature sensing using all-solid photonic bandgap fiber modal interference

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 468-472 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Mode coupling and output beam quality of 100–400 μm core silica fibers

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 492-499 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Dual-wavelength distributed feedback fiber laser based on double exposure and equivalent phase shift method

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 604-607 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Comparison of laser-induced surface damage density measurements with small and large beams: toward representativeness

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 441-446 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarization-independent tunable spectral slicing filter in Ti:LiNbO3

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 562-570 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Miniaturized, high-power diode-pumped, Q-switched Nd:YAG laser oscillator–amplifier

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 399-404 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Low-repetition-rate, high-energy, twin-pulse, passively mode locked Yb 3+-doped fiber laser

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 484-491 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF

Phasing beams with different dispersions and application to the petawatt-class beamline at the National Ignition Facility

Appl. Opt. 50(4), 554-561 (2011)  View: HTML | PDF