10 April 2017, Volume 56, Issue 11, pp. 2968-3239; Feat. pp: LAC1–E122  
56 articles


Laser applications to chemical, security, and environmental analysis: introduction to the feature issue

open access Appl. Opt. 56(11), LAC1-LAC3 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Study of propagation of vortex beams in aerosol optical medium

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E8-E15 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Development of an incoherent broad-band cavity-enhanced aerosol extinction spectrometer and its application to measurement of aerosol optical hygroscopicity

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E16-E22 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Open-path spectroscopic methane detection using a broadband monolithic distributed feedback-quantum cascade laser array

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E23-E29 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Coherent anti-Stokes Raman spectroscopy measurement of ethylene in combustion

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E30-E36 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Comparison of chirped-probe-pulse and hybrid femtosecond/picosecond coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering for combustion thermometry

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E37-E49 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser-induced atomic emission of silicon nanoparticles during laser-induced heating

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E50-E57 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser induced thermal lens microscopy for highly sensitive determination of captopril

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E58-E63 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of hydrocarbon molecular decomposition on palladium-assisted laser-induced plasma ablation

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E64-E71 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement of thickness of highly inhomogeneous crude oil slicks

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E72-E76 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Three-color vibrational CARS thermometry of fuel-rich ethylene/air flames using a potassium gadolinium tungstate Raman-active crystal as a source of narrowband probe radiation

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E77-E83 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Interband cascade laser-based optical transfer standard for atmospheric carbon monoxide measurements

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E84-E93 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Mixture-fraction measurements with femtosecond-laser electronic-excitation tagging

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E94-E98 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

High-resolution Fourier transform measurements of line strengths in the 0002-0000 main isotopologue band of nitrous oxide

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E99-E105 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical ray tracing method for simulating beam-steering effects during laser diagnostics in turbulent media

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E106-E115 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Infrared spectroscopy of secondary organic aerosol precursors and investigation of the hygroscopicity of SOA formed from the OH reaction with guaiacol and syringol

Appl. Opt. 56(11), E116-E122 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Experimental analysis of stress fields of rotating structural elements by means of reflection photoelasticity

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3064-3070 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear adiabatic optical isolator

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 2991-2994 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Dielectric V-ridge gratings: transition from antireflection to retroreflection

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3004-3009 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Evaluation of femtosecond laser damage to gold pulse compression gratings fabricated by magnetron sputtering and e-beam evaporation

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3087-3095 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and simulation of reflect-array metasurfaces in the visible regime

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3213-3218 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Integrated refractive index sensor using silicon slot waveguides

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3096-3103 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Multi-point temperature sensing using a linear-cavity lasing system

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3206-3212 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarization-based spatial filtering for directional and nondirectional edge enhancement using an S-waveplate

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3171-3178 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Common-path digital holographic microscopy for near-field phase imaging based on surface plasmon resonance

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3223-3228 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Real-time polarization imaging algorithm for camera-based polarization navigation sensors

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3199-3205 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Sensitivity study of x-ray luminescence computed tomography

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3010-3019 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Semi-automated localization of dermal epidermal junction in optical coherence tomography images of skin

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3116-3121 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Superlensing microscope objective lens

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3142-3147 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Practical dual-band terahertz imaging system

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3148-3154 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Iterative reconstruction of scene depth with fidelity based on light field data

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3185-3192 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Random phase-shifting algorithm by constructing orthogonal phase-shifting fringe patterns

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3071-3076 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinearity characterization of array spectroradiometers for the solar UV measurements

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3077-3086 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Frequency comb calibrated frequency-sweeping interferometry for absolute group refractive index measurement of air

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3109-3115 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Cr:ZnS saturable absorber passively Q-switched mode-locking Tm,Ho:LLF laser

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 2973-2977 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Interaction between a bubble and a metal target for underwater laser propulsion

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3193-3198 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental study of temporal-spatial binary pattern projection for 3D shape acquisition

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 2995-3003 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Flexible global calibration of multiple cameras with nonoverlapping fields of view using circular targets

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3122-3131 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Phase-matching properties of BaGa4Se7 for SHG and SFG in the 0.901–10.5910  μm range

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 2978-2981 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Efficient acousto-optic crystal, TlInS2: acoustic and elastic anisotropy

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3179-3184 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement of the linear thermo-optical coefficient of Ga0.51In0.49P using photonic crystal nanocavities

open access Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3219-3222 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Graphene-based near-field optical microscopy: high-resolution imaging using reconfigurable gratings

open access Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3132-3141 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Second-harmonic generation of a dual-frequency laser in a MgO:PPLN crystal

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 2968-2972 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Tunable femtosecond near-IR source by pumping an OPA directly with a 90  MHz Yb:fiber source

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3104-3108 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonimaging polygonal mirrors achieving uniform irradiance distributions on concentrating photovoltaic cells

open access Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3035-3052 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Signal restoration method for restraining the range walk error of Geiger-mode avalanche photodiode lidar in acquiring a merged three-dimensional image

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3059-3063 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Interference filter tilting to detect a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon at the second harmonic of wavelength modulation frequency

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3155-3161 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Wideband and multi-frequency infrared cloaking of spherical objects by using the graphene-based metasurface

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3053-3058 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Detecting phase transitions in a CaCl2–H2O system at low temperatures using a fiber-optic Fresnel reflection sensor

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3229-3239 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Infrared absorption spectrometer for the determination of temperature and species profiles in an entrained flow gasifier

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 2982-2990 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Visualizing spatiotemporal pulse propagation: first-order spatiotemporal couplings in laser pulses

Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3024-3034 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (5)]

Optical coherence tomography-integrated, wearable (backpack-type), compact diagnostic imaging modality for in situ leaf quality assessment: publisher’s note

open access Appl. Opt. 56(11), 3023-3023 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF