10 January 2015, Volume 54, Issue 2, pp. 141-346  
25 articles


On-orbit characterization of the VIIRS solar diffuser and solar diffuser screen

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 236-252 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Intermodal interferometer with low insertion loss and high extinction ratio composed of a slight offset point and a matching long period grating in two-mode photonic crystal fiber

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 285-290 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Transverse mode instability induced by stimulated Brillouin scattering in a pulsed single-frequency large-core fiber amplifier

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 189-194 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Secure chaotic transmission of electrocardiography signals with acousto-optic modulation under profiled beam propagation

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 195-203 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Fiber-optic differential absorption sensor for accurately monitoring biomass in a photobioreactor

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 228-235 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

V-groove all-fiber core-cladding intermodal interferometer for high-temperature sensing

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 319-323 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Further investigation on the phase stitching and system errors in digital holography

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 266-276 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Reducing the risk of laser damage in a focal plane array using linear pupil-plane phase elements

open access Appl. Opt. 54(2), 210-218 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Analytic known-plaintext attack on a phase-shifting interferometry-based cryptosystem

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 306-311 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Review of multiscale optical design

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 171-183 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Linear and nonlinear light localization through scattering media

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 184-188 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement method for optical retardation based on the phase difference effect of laser feedback fringes

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 204-209 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Packaged microsphere-taper coupling system with a high Q factor

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 277-284 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Blackening of metals using femtosecond fiber laser

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 324-333 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Diffuse reflecting material for integrating cavity spectroscopy, including ring-down spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 334-346 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of optical systems for LED road luminaires

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 163-170 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence and control of spherical aberration in polishing off-axis aspherical mirrors by the stressed method

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 291-298 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Hyperspectral quantitative imaging of gas sources in the mid-infrared

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 141-149 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Effect of injection current and temperature on signal strength in a laser diode optical feedback interferometer

open access Appl. Opt. 54(2), 312-318 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Comprehensive study on the light shielding potential of thermotropic layers for the development of new materials

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 150-156 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Two-dimensional quantitative measurements of methyl radicals in methane/air flame

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 157-162 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarimetric characterization of birefringent filter components

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 259-265 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerical and theoretical analysis on the absorption properties of metasurface-based terahertz absorbers with different thicknesses

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 299-305 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear dynamics of double-pass cross-polarized wave generation in the saturation regime

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 219-227 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical properties of zirconium carbide in 60–200  Å wavelength region using x-ray reflectivity technique

Appl. Opt. 54(2), 253-258 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF