10 October 2014, Volume 53, Issue 29, pp. 6619-6949; Feat. pp: ODT1–H256  
78 articles


Optical design and testing: introduction

open access Appl. Opt. 53(29), ODT1-ODT4 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Accurate determination of distortion for smartphone cameras

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H1-H6 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical flux partition method for high uniformity illumination of a refractive lens

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H14-H19 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Reference-free beam-sampling system for freeform surface measurements

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H20-H26 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and analysis of wearable pupillometer for autonomic neuropathy of diabetic patients

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H27-H34 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Innovative design of light collimator based on a freeform microlens array

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H35-H43 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement of LED chips using a large-area silicon photodiode

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H44-H50 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical properties of hybrid aligned nematic cells with different pretilt angles

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H51-H57 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical design and optimization of planar curved LED end-lit light bar

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H67-H75 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Research of accommodative microfluctuations caused by visual fatigue based on liquid crystal and laser displays

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H76-H84 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Reflective long-period fiber grating-based sensor with Sagnac fiber loop mirror for simultaneous measurement of refractive index and temperature

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H85-H90 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigation of liquid crystal Fabry–Perot tunable filters: design, fabrication, and polarization independence

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H91-H101 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement improvement by high overlapping density subaperture stitching interferometry

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H102-H108 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Quadruple-pass lateral shearing interferometer for collimation-based applications

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H109-H113 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical design of tunnel lighting with white light-emitting diodes

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H114-H120 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Wide-angle and ultrathin camera module using a curved hexagonal microlens array and all spherical surfaces

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H121-H128 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of a free-form lens for LED light with high efficiency and uniform illumination

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H140-H145 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Front view and panoramic side view videoscope lens system design

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H146-H152 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Study of optical design of Blu-ray pickup head system with a liquid crystal element

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H153-H159 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Curved remote phosphor structure for phosphor-converted white LEDs

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H160-H164 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Heliostat design for the daylighting system

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H165-H169 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Emulated laser-acupuncture system

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H170-H176 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and fabrication of a holographic head-up display with asymmetric field of view

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H177-H185 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Simulation and comparison of the illuminance, uniformity, and efficiency of different forms of lighting used in basketball court illumination

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H186-H194 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Proposed fast performance evaluation of an imaging system with a discrete detector array

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H195-H201 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Methods of solving aspheric singlets and cemented doublets with given primary aberrations

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H202-H212 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement of surface roughness of thin films by a hybrid interference microscope with different phase algorithms

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H213-H219 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Interferometer reference error suppression by the high-overlapping-density phase-stitching algorithm

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H220-H226 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Compact LED projector design with high uniformity and efficiency

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H227-H232 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Tolerance reallocation of an optical zoom lens to meet multiperformance criteria

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H233-H238 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical zoom camera module using two poly-dimethylsiloxane deformable mirrors

Appl. Opt. 53(29), H248-H256 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Two-step resonant diffraction grating designed for three-color separation in Fresnel diffraction region

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6920-6924 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of highly nonlinear photonic crystal fibers with flattened chromatic dispersion

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6682-6687 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Signal subspace analysis for decoherent processes during interferometric fiber-optic gyroscopes using synchronous adaptive filters

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6853-6860 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Tunable single Stokes extraction from 20  GHz Brillouin fiber laser using ultranarrow bandwidth optical filter

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6944-6949 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarization-independent phase modulation using a blue-phase liquid crystal over silicon device

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6925-6929 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Adaptive compressed sampling based on extended wavelet trees

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6619-6628 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

High-precision rolling angle measurement for a three-dimensional collimator

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6629-6634 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Inverse pupil wavefront optimization for immersion lithography

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6861-6871 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Radial-basis-function level-set-based regularized Gauss–Newton-filter reconstruction scheme for dynamic shape tomography

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6872-6884 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Single shot interferogram analysis for optical metrology

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6713-6718 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Radiation temperature measurement method for semitransparent materials using one-channel infrared pyrometer

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6830-6839 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Thermo-optic waveguide gate switch arrays based on direct UV-written highly fluorinated low-loss photopolymer

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6698-6705 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Rigorous analysis of the transverse acoustic modes in optical waveguides by exploiting their structural symmetry

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6797-6803 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarization-dependent elliptical crater morphologies formed on a silicon surface by single-shot femtosecond laser ablation

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6742-6748 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Analytical model of thermal effect and optical path difference in end-pumped Yb:YAG thin disk laser

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6756-6764 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser frequency locking with second-harmonic demodulation

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6765-6770 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

12.45  W wavelength-locked 878.6  nm laser diode in-band pumped multisegmented Nd:YVO4 laser operating at 1342  nm

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6778-6781 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Laguerre–Gaussian beam shaping by binary phase plates as illumination sources in micro-optics

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6782-6788 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Study of multiwavelength DFB semiconductor laser array with asymmetric structures based on sampling technique

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6804-6811 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Efficient laser-diode end-pumped Nd:GGG lasers at 1054 and 1067  nm

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6812-6815 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Diode-pumped acousto-optical cavity-dumped Tm:YAP laser at 1989  nm

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6816-6819 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Contrast enhancements to petawatt lasers using short pulse optical parametric amplifiers and frequency doubling

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6938-6943 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Local stereo matching with adaptive shape support window based cost aggregation

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6885-6892 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Dispersion compensation in Fourier domain optical coherence tomography

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6643-6653 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimization of the optical performance of variable-power and astigmatism Alvarez lenses

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6670-6681 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Surface evaluation and evolution during hydrodynamic effect polishing for quartz glass

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6913-6919 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Superachromatic air-spaced triplet

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6930-6937 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Segmented bimorph mirrors for adaptive optics: segment design and experiment

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6635-6642 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Focal length measurement of a microlens-array by grating shearing interferometry

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6663-6669 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of multichannel filters based on the use of periodic Cantor dielectric multilayers

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6749-6755 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Robust estimation of Stokes parameters with a partial liquid-crystal polarimeter under thermal drift

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6706-6712 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Improvement of an infrared/millimeter wave mirror array beam combiner by the wavefront division imaging technique

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6820-6829 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Compass information extracted from a polarization sensor using a least-squares algorithm

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6735-6741 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Space-resolved 3  m normal incidence spectrometer for edge impurity diagnostics in the large helical device

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6900-6912 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Disordered antireflective subwavelength structures using Ag nanoparticles on fused silica windows

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6789-6796 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Three-dimensional nanotub submicrometer diffraction gratings for solar cells

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6840-6845 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Hybrid mode-locked erbium-doped all-fiber soliton laser with a distributed polarizer

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6654-6662 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Multilayer coated grazing incidence condenser for large numerical aperture objective at wavelength of 4.5  nm

Appl. Opt. 53(29), 6846-6852 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF