10 July 2017, Volume 56, Issue 20, pp. 5590-5785  
26 articles


Experimental optimization of concatenated taper Mach–Zehnder interferometers operating in the 1000–1150  nm wavelength range

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5648-5654 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

How good is your lens? Assessing performance with MTF full-field displays

open access Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5661-5667 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Light trapping for photovoltaic cells using polarization-insensitive angle-selective filters under monochromatic illumination

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5761-5767 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Symmetry evaluation for an interferometric fiber optic gyro coil utilizing a bidirectional distributed polarization measurement system

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5614-5619 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Dynamical range and stability enhancement in electrically fused microknot optical resonators

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5726-5730 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Sinusoidal phase-modulating laser diode interferometer for wide range displacement measurement

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5685-5691 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

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Freeform optical design for a nonscanning corneal imaging system with a convexly curved image

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5630-5638 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Full-color holographic 3D display using slice-based fractional Fourier transform combined with free-space Fresnel diffraction

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5668-5675 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Bessel function expansion to reduce the calculation time and memory usage for cylindrical computer-generated holograms

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5775-5780 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Radiometric imaging by double exposure and gain calibration

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5639-5647 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Uncertainty analysis for the determination of B4C optical constants by angle-dependent reflectance measurement for 40  nm to 80  nm wavelength

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5768-5774 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Deconvolution of spectral power distribution of high-power laser diode arrays

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5590-5598 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadening the reflection bandwidth of polymer-stabilized cholesteric liquid crystal via a reactive surface coating layer

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5731-5735 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerical investigation of nonlinear shrinkage effects in volume holographic gratings

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5607-5613 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Reflectionless compact nonmagnetic optical waveguide coupler design based on transformation optics

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5599-5606 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Inscription of type I and depressed cladding waveguides in lithium niobate using a femtosecond laser

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5692-5697 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

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High-performance surface-enhanced Raman scattering substrate prepared by self-assembling of silver nanoparticles into the nanogaps of silver nanoislands

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5751-5760 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Asymmetric transmission of obliquely intersecting nanoslit arrays in a gold film

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5781-5785 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Beam splitter and router via an incoherent pump-assisted electromagnetically induced blazed grating

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5736-5744 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Six-channel multi-wavelength polarization Raman lidar for aerosol and water vapor profiling

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5620-5629 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Frequency domain staring pump-probe technique for Brillouin gain/loss spectrum measurement

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5745-5750 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerical method based on transfer function for eliminating water vapor noise from terahertz spectra

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5698-5704 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Micromirrors with controlled amplitude and phase

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5655-5660 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Intrinsic decomposition from a single spectral image

Appl. Opt. 56(20), 5676-5684 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF