10 December 2015, Volume 54, Issue 35, pp. 10304-10570  
37 articles


Two early career pointers: editorial

open access Appl. Opt. 54(35), ED14-ED15 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Evolution properties of partially coherent flat-topped vortex hollow beam in oceanic turbulence

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10510-10516 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental investigation on the infrared refraction and extinction properties of rock dust in tunneling face of coal mine

open access Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10532-10540 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Precision enhancement method for multiplexing image detector-based sun sensor with varying and coded apertures

open access Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10467-10472 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of metallic nanoparticle gratings for filtering properties in the visible spectrum

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10359-10368 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Diffractively corrected counter-rotating Risley prisms

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10473-10478 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Propagation characteristics of continuously tuning distorted Airy-like beams

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10487-10493 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerical analysis of lasing characteristics in highly bend-compensated large-mode-area ytterbium-doped double-clad leakage channel fibers

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10314-10320 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Interference-type time lens based on temporal hologram in a loop configuration

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10321-10325 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Reconstruction of laser-induced cavitation bubble dynamics based on a Fresnel propagation approach

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10432-10437 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Fully automated, high speed, tomographic phase object reconstruction using the transport of intensity equation in transmission and reflection configurations

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10443-10453 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Hyperbolic tangential function-based progressive addition lens design

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10404-10408 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Real-time depth controllable integral imaging pickup and reconstruction method with a light field camera

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10333-10341 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Influence of size, proportion, and absorption coefficient of spherical scatterers on the degree of light polarization and the grain size of speckle pattern

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10369-10375 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Comparison of two methodologies for calibrating satellite instruments in the visible and near-infrared

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10376-10396 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Traceable methods for vertical scale characterization of dynamic stroboscopic scanning white-light interferometer measurements

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10397-10403 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical strain for monitoring of concrete failure mechanism with discontinuity

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10409-10417 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Improved synthetic-heterodyne Michelson interferometer vibrometer using phase and gain control feedback

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10418-10424 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Calibration of windowless photodiode for extreme ultraviolet pulse energy measurement

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10454-10459 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Theoretical considerations on aperiodic sinusoidal fringes in comparison to phase-shifted sinusoidal fringes for high-speed three-dimensional shape measurement

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10541-10551 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Source spectrum shaping method for low-coherence interferometry

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10552-10558 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

High-efficiency microchip laser with self-injection seeding

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10304-10308 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Frequency stabilization of an optically pumped far-infrared laser to the harmonic of a microwave synthesizer

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10494-10497 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Dual-loss-modulated Q-switched mode-locked laser intracavity pumped temperature-tuned subnanosecond KTiOPO4 optical parametric oscillator

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10517-10523 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Analysis of buried interfaces in multilayer mirrors using grazing incidence extreme ultraviolet reflectometry near resonance edges

open access Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10351-10358 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Modeling the whispering gallery microresonator-based optical modulator

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10460-10466 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Intrafilm separation of solgel film under nanosecond irradiation

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10504-10509 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Optical detection of glucose concentration in samples with scattering particles

open access Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10425-10431 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Scattering by a conductive half-screen between isorefractive media

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10309-10313 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Fiber optic hydrogen sensor based on an etched Bragg grating coated with palladium

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10342-10348 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Fluoride coatings for vacuum ultraviolet reflection filters

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10498-10503 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Transient gain analysis of gain-switched semiconductor lasers during pulse lasing

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10438-10442 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Human skin detection in the visible and near infrared

open access Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10559-10570 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Adjustable hollow-cone output x-ray beam from an ellipsoidal monocapillary with a pinhole and a beam stop

Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10326-10332 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Extinction efficiencies for metallic fibers in the infrared: erratum

open access Appl. Opt. 54(35), 10349-10350 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF