20 February 2016, Volume 55, Issue 6, pp. 1190-1506  
39 articles


Radiative transfer simulations of the two-dimensional ocean glint reflectance and determination of the sea surface roughness

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1206-1215 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Expressing oceanic turbulence parameters by atmospheric turbulence structure constant

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1228-1231 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Passive multispectral imaging polarimeter for remote atmospheric and surface studies: design based on optical coatings

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1291-1301 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Efficient reconstruction method for ground layer adaptive optics with mixed natural and laser guide stars

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1421-1429 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Helical long-period grating formed in a thinned fiber and its application to a refractometric sensor

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1430-1434 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

High-birefringence photonic crystal fiber polarization filter based on surface plasmon resonance

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1262-1266 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Capacity of electromagnetic communication modes in a noise-limited optical system

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1333-1342 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Highly sensitive surface plasmon resonance sensor utilizing a long period grating with photosensitive cladding

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1470-1480 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Tuning of a high magnification compact parabolic telescope for centimeter-scale laser beams

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1275-1283 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarization property analysis of a periscopic scanner with three-dimensional polarization ray-tracing calculus

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1343-1350 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Robust method to improve the quality of shearographic phase maps obtained in harsh environments

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1318-1323 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Measuring vibrational motion in the presence of speckle using off-axis holography

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1406-1411 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Generalized design of a zero-geometric-loss, astigmatism-free, modified four-objective multipass matrix system

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1435-1443 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Ultracompact polarization rotator in an asymmetric single dielectric loaded rib waveguide

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1395-1400 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Generalized phase-shifting algorithms: error analysis and minimization of noise propagation

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1461-1469 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Study on the mechanism of a charge-coupled device detector irradiated by millisecond pulse laser under functional loss

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1257-1261 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Speckle reduction in laser projection displays through angle and wavelength diversity

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1267-1274 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

1  kHz 3.3  μm Nd:YAG KTiOAsO4 optical parametric oscillator system for laser ultrasound excitation of carbon-fiber-reinforced plastics

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1310-1317 (2016)  View: PDF

Boiling effect in liquid nitrogen directly cooled Yb3+:YAG laser

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1351-1355 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Photon-conversion and sensitization evaluation of Eu3+ in a borate glass system

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1444-1452 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Two-dimensional trilayer grating with a metal/insulator/metal structure as a thermophotovoltaic emitter

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1284-1290 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental dynamic deformation analysis of active stressed lap

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1190-1197 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Ion-beam polishing of fused silica substrates for imaging soft x-ray and extreme ultraviolet optics

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1249-1256 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

High-output LED-based light engine for profile lighting fixtures with high color uniformity using freeform reflectors

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1356-1365 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Far-field head–media optical interaction in heat-assisted magnetic recording

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1241-1248 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Fast optimization method based on the diffuser dot density for uniformity of the backlight module

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1494-1499 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Magnetorheological finishing of chemical-vapor deposited zinc sulfide via chemically and mechanically modified fluids

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1481-1489 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Random sub-Nyquist polarimetric modulator

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1324-1332 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Multi-class remote sensing object recognition based on discriminative sparse representation

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1381-1394 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Multiple-input multiple-output synthetic aperture ladar system for wide-range swath with high azimuth resolution

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1401-1405 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Calculation of the radiation forces on a microsphere in the evanescent field of an optical nanofiber by ray tracing

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1490-1493 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Encoded error calibration for a coded aperture spectrometer based on deconvolution

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1500-1506 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Time-lapse scanning surface plasmon microscopy of living adherent cells with a radially polarized beam

Appl. Opt. 55(6), 1216-1227 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]