20 January 2017, Volume 56, Issue 3, pp. 365-760; Feat. pp: ARL1–B239  
85 articles


U.S. Army Research Laboratory focus issue: introduction

open access Appl. Opt. 56(3), ARL1-ARL1 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Optics research at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B103-B115 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Compressive imaging via a rotating coded aperture

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B142-B153 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Computational LADAR imaging

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B191-B197 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Phase-ratio imaging as applied to desert sands for tracking human presence

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B184-B190 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarized skylight navigation

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B37-B46 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Development of photoacoustic sensing platforms at the Army Research Laboratory

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B74-B84 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced MMW and SMMW/THz imaging system performance prediction and analysis tool for concealed weapon detection and pilotage obstacle avoidance

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B231-B239 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Detection of unmanned aerial vehicles using a visible camera system

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B214-B221 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Resonant structures for infrared detection

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B26-B36 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Materials design parameters for infrared device applications based on III-V semiconductors

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B58-B63 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Additive phase noise of fiber-optic links used in photonic microwave-generation systems

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B18-B25 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Developing an integrated photonic system with a simple beamforming architecture for phased-array antennas

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B5-B13 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement of back-scattering patterns from single laser trapped aerosol particles in air

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B1-B4 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Multiplex coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering spectroscopy for trace chemical detection

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B159-B168 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Surface regeneration and signal increase in surface-enhanced Raman scattering substrates

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B198-B213 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Intermixing studies in GaN1−xSbx highly mismatched alloys

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B64-B69 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear optical characterization of multinuclear iridium compounds containing tricycloquinazoline

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B179-B183 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Fluence-induced reversal of saturable absorption in a ruthenium-based porphyrin

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B14-B17 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Indirect ignition of energetic materials with laser-driven flyer plates

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B134-B141 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser-shocked energetic materials with metal additives: evaluation of chemistry and detonation performance

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B47-B57 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Energetic material response to ultrafast indirect laser heating

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B85-B91 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Co-precipitation of rare-earth-doped Y2O3 and MgO nanocomposites for mid-infrared solid-state lasers

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B154-B158 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of a noncooled fiber collimator for compact, high-efficiency fiber laser arrays

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B169-B178 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

High-efficiency, 154  W CW, diode-pumped Raman fiber laser with brightness enhancement

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B97-B102 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Wavelength tuning in cryogenically cooled lasers based on Er-doped orthovanadates

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B70-B73 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear polarization spectroscopy of a Rydberg state for laser stabilization

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B92-B96 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

1.6  kW Yb fiber amplifier using chirped seed amplification for stimulated Brillouin scattering suppression

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B116-B122 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Ion–photon entanglement and quantum frequency conversion with trapped Ba+ ions

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B222-B230 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Linear programming phase unwrapping for dual-wavelength digital holography

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 424-433 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Langley mobile ozone lidar: ozone and aerosol atmospheric profiling for air quality research

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 721-730 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Nanoscale plasmonically enhanced photodetector based on a gold nanoring

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 476-481 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Terahertz circular fiber polarizers using suspended-core spiral fibers

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 558-562 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Phase and amplitude regeneration of a rectangular 8-QAM in a phase-sensitive amplifier with low-order harmonics

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 506-509 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterization of femtosecond-inscribed fiber Bragg gratings in the visible spectral region

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 510-514 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Analysis and mitigation of the carrier phase delay effect of the digital phase generated carrier algorithm

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 731-738 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Compressive holography algorithm for the objects composed of point sources

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 530-542 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Single-lens Fourier-transform-based optical color image encryption using dual two-dimensional chaotic maps and the Fresnel transform

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 498-505 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Damage point prediction of a force chain based on the digital image correlation method

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 636-643 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and modeling of three-dimensional laser imaging system based on streak tube

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 487-497 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Angle of sky light polarization derived from digital images of the sky under various conditions

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 587-595 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence of axial-force errors on the deformation of the 4  m lightweight mirror and its correction

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 611-619 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Liquid crystal-based Mueller matrix spectral imaging polarimetry for parameterizing mineral structural organization

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 626-635 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Comparative analysis of nanometric inspection methods in fringeless speckle pattern interferometry

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 365-374 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Image-based spectral transmission estimation using “sensitivity comparison”

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 417-423 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Theoretical algorithm and application of a double-integrating sphere system for measuring leaf transmittance and reflectance spectra

open access Appl. Opt. 56(3), 563-571 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement of straightness without Abbe error using an enhanced differential plane mirror interferometer

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 607-610 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Deformation reconstruction by means of surface optimization. Part I: Time-averaged electronic speckle pattern interferometry

open access Appl. Opt. 56(3), 654-661 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Surface roughness and morphology evolution of optical glass with micro-cracks during chemical etching

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 702-711 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Small-size, high-resolution angular displacement measurement technology based on an imaging detector

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 755-760 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Arithmetic with q-plates

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 596-600 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Tapered nanoscale chalcogenide fibers directly drawn from bulk glasses as optical couplers for high-index resonators

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 385-390 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

All-normal dispersion fiber lasers with magneto-optical polarization controllers

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 404-408 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Threshold reduction and mode selection with uncoated Raman crystal acting as a low-finesse cavity

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 662-665 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Three-dimensional panoramic sensor based on a variable-frequency fringe pattern

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 620-625 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigation of magneto-induced linear dichroism of magnetic fluid

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 739-742 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Effects of acute hypoxic exposure on oxygen affinity of human red blood cells

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 439-445 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Single-camera full-range high-resolution spectral domain optical coherence tomography

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 470-475 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental evaluation of the resolution and quantitative accuracy of temperature-modulated fluorescence tomography

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 521-529 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Analytical investigation of surface plasmon excitation on a graphene sheet using four-wave mixing

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 434-438 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement of pure optical nonlinearity in carbon disulfide with a high-repetition-rate femtosecond laser

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 644-648 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Theoretical study on second-harmonic generation in two-dimensional nonlinear photonic crystals

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 750-754 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Description and reimplementation of real freeform surfaces

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 391-396 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Zoom lens design for 10.2-megapixel APS-C digital SLR cameras

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 446-456 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Non-telecentric projection lens design for an LED projector

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 712-720 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Crosstalk-free dual-view liquid crystal display using patterned E-type polarizer

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 380-384 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Demonstration of patterned polymer-stabilized cholesteric liquid crystal textures for anti-counterfeiting two-dimensional barcodes

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 601-606 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Two-dimensional refractive index modulation by phased array transducers in acousto-optic deflectors

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 688-694 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Wideband quad optical sensor for high-speed sub-nanometer interferometry

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 397-403 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Frequency pulling effect of an intraloop atomic filter in an optoelectronic oscillator

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 666-670 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Engineering trade studies for a quantum key distribution system over a 30  km free-space maritime channel

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 543-557 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Biosensors based on Bloch surface waves in one-dimensional photonic crystal with graphene nanolayers

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 462-469 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Remote detection of rotating machinery with a portable atomic magnetometer

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 743-749 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Frustration of the total reflection by a hidden scatterer

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 649-653 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarization dependence of plasmon enhanced fluorescence on Au nanorod array

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 375-379 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Reflection zone plate concept for resonant inelastic x-ray scattering spectrometry

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 515-520 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Stimulated emission in aluminum laser-induced plasma: kinetic model of population inversion

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 695-701 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Photometric calibration of an in situ broadband optical thickness monitoring of thin films in a large vacuum chamber

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 409-416 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Emission waveguiding in organic thin films supported by metal

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 482-486 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Compact transient-grating self-referenced spectral interferometry for sub-nanojoule femtosecond pulse characterization

Appl. Opt. 56(3), 582-586 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF