10 August 2017, Volume 56, Issue 23, pp. 6419-6713  
37 articles


Editors' Pick

Lidar algorithms for atmospheric slant range visibility, meteorological conditions detection, and atmospheric layering measurements

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6440-6449 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Centroid estimation for a Shack–Hartmann wavefront sensor based on stream processing

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6466-6475 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Statistical properties of rectangular cusped random beams propagating in oceanic turbulence

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6572-6576 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Analysis of a holographic laser adaptive optics system using a deformable mirror

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6639-6648 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence of dead-time on detection efficiency and range performance of photon-counting laser radar that uses a Geiger-mode avalanche photodiode

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6680-6687 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Performance analysis of a PPM-FSO communication system with an avalanche photodiode receiver over atmospheric turbulence channels with aperture averaging

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6432-6439 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental analysis of the dynamic north-finding method based on a fiber optic gyroscope

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6504-6510 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Temperature sensitivity enhancement of platinum-nanoparticle-coated long period fiber gratings fabricated by femtosecond laser

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6549-6553 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental study of an optimized PSP-OSTBC scheme with m-PPM in ultraviolet scattering channel for optical MIMO system

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6564-6571 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Localized surface plasmon sensor based on gold island films using a hetero-core structured optical fiber

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6673-6679 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Color-image reconstruction for two-wavelength digital holography using a generalized phase-shifting approach

open access Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6554-6563 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Depth estimation algorithm for light field data by epipolar image analysis and region interpolation

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6603-6610 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Lensless photography with only an image sensor

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6450-6456 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Fast lithography aerial image calculation method based on machine learning

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6485-6495 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Classification of morphologically similar algae and cyanobacteria using Mueller matrix imaging and convolutional neural networks

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6520-6530 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Active underwater descattering and image recovery

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6631-6638 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement of picometer-scale mirror dynamics

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6457-6465 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Feasibility study of a space-based high pulse energy 2 μm CO2 IPDA lidar

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6531-6547 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser confocal cylindrical radius measurement method and its system

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6596-6602 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Noise reduction of air turbulence via thequasi-common-path method

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6668-6672 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Black phosphorus flakes covered microfiber for Q-switched ytterbium-doped fiber laser

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6427-6431 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical properties and electronic transitions of zinc oxide, ferric oxide, cerium oxide, and samarium oxide in the ultraviolet and extreme ultraviolet

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6611-6621 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (4)]

Diffuse optical localization of blood vessels and 3D printing for guiding oral surgery

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6649-6654 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Far infrared micro-spectroscopy: an innovative method to detect individual metal–organic framework particles

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6663-6667 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Effects of interface thermal resistance on surface morphology evolution in precision glass molding for microlens array

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6622-6630 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Laboratory demonstration of a cryogenic deformable mirror for wavefront correction of space-borne infrared telescopes

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6694-6708 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Improvement in imaging contrast feature of liquid crystal lens with the dopant of multi-walled carbon nanotubes

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6655-6662 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Reduction of chromatic dispersion using multiple carrier frequency patterns in SLM-based microscopy

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6688-6693 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and characterization of an integrated surface ion trap and micromirror optical cavity

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6511-6519 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Simple light-emitting electrochemical cell using reduced graphene oxide and a ruthenium (II) complex

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6476-6484 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Velocity measurement based on multiple self-mixing interference

Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6709-6713 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Detection and characterization of chemical aerosol using laser-trapping single-particle Raman spectroscopy

open access Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6577-6582 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Long-term (2007–2013) analysis of aerosol optical properties over four locations in the Indo-Gangetic plains: erratum

open access Appl. Opt. 56(23), 6548-6548 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF