20 February 2014, Volume 53, Issue 6, pp. 1020-1246  
31 articles


Thermal tuning of volume Bragg gratings for spectral beam combining of high-power fiber lasers

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1242-1246 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimum values of air-filling fraction for photonic crystal fibers with different configurations and fixed number of air rings

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1075-1082 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Analytic solution of cut-off wavelength of bend-insensitive fibers based on frustrated total reflection

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1110-1117 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental verification of the modified spring-mass theory of fiber Bragg grating accelerometers using transverse forces

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1200-1211 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Detecting and tracking moving objects in long-distance imaging through turbulent medium

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1181-1190 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Terahertz time-domain imaging of hidden defects in wooden artworks: application to a Russian icon painting

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1033-1038 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Background modeling for moving object detection in long-distance imaging through turbulent medium

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1132-1141 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Trench-embedding fiber taper sensor fabricated by a femtosecond laser for gas refractive index sensing

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1028-1032 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Stabilization system for holographic recording of volume Bragg gratings using a corner cube retroreflector

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1039-1046 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Low-coherence heterodyne interferometry using an achromatic frequency shifter based on a frequency-domain optical delay line

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1047-1051 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Micro-Spec: an ultracompact, high-sensitivity spectrometer for far-infrared and submillimeter astronomy

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1094-1102 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Scatterometry specialized for a highly asymmetric triangular grating on a transparent substrate

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1143-1150 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Hartmann tests to measure the spherical and cylindrical curvatures and the axis orientation of astigmatic lenses or optical surfaces

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1191-1199 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Passivation process in quasi-continuous laser derusting with intermediate pulse width and line-scanning method

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1103-1109 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Composite chromium and graphene oxide as saturable absorber in ytterbium-doped Q-switched fiber lasers

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1173-1180 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Development of an artificial compound eye system for three-dimensional object detection

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1166-1172 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Comparison of a new photosensitizer with erythrosine B in an AA/PVA-based photopolymer material

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1052-1062 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Simulation of an asymmetric contacted carbon nanotube for solar-energy harvesting

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1237-1241 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Design, fabrication, and characterization of thermoplastic microlenses for fiber-optic probe imaging

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1083-1088 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Sellmeier and thermo-optic dispersion formulas for LiInSe2

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1063-1066 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Generalized numerical pressure distribution model for smoothing polishing of irregular midspatial frequency errors

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1020-1027 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Argon mini-arc meets its match: use of a laser-driven plasma source in ultraviolet-detector calibrations

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1089-1093 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Speed, optical power, and off-axis imaging improvement of refractive liquid crystal lenses

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1124-1131 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Chemical mechanical polishing to improve the efficiency uniformity of beam sampling grating

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1221-1227 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Terahertz spoof plasmonic coaxial microcavity

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1118-1123 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Optically significant particle sizes in seawater

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1067-1074 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Three-dimensional multi-walled carbon nanotube arrays coated by gold-sol as a surface-enhanced Raman scattering substrate

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1159-1165 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence of finite-sized detection solid angle on bidirectional reflectance distribution function measurements

Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1212-1220 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF

Fast calculation method of complex space targets’ optical cross section: erratum

open access Appl. Opt. 53(6), 1142-1142 (2014)  View: HTML | PDF