10 December 2017, Volume 56, Issue 35, pp. 9606-9853  
31 articles


Optimizing alignment and growth of low-loss YAG single crystal fibers using laser heated pedestal growth technique

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9649-9655 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Long-period fiber grating: a specific design for biosensing applications

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9846-9853 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Electro-optically induced topological reactions of optical indicatrix orientation and polarization state defects

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9613-9619 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Focusing anomalies with binary diffractive optical elements

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9735-9741 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Infrared image enhancement algorithm based on adaptive histogram segmentation

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9686-9697 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Exposure-fusion-based dot-grid image acquisition and recognition for sheet metal strain analysis

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9706-9715 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Wavelength measurement by Fourier analysis of interference fringes through a plane parallel plate

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9638-9643 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Accurate calibration of a multi-camera system based on flat refractive geometry

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9724-9734 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Detecting crop population growth using chlorophyll fluorescence imaging

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9762-9769 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Mueller matrix polarimetry on plasma sprayed thermal barrier coatings for porosity measurement

open access Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9770-9778 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimal design for the support structure of a cavity mirror in a chemical oxygen iodine laser resonator

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9793-9803 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Dynamic modulation of wideband slow light with continuous group index in polymer-filled photonic crystal waveguide

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9749-9756 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Integrated Lloyd’s mirror on planar waveguide facet as a spectrometer

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9804-9808 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultra-compact beam splitter and filter based on a graphene plasmon waveguide

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9814-9821 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

1.7  μm band narrow-linewidth tunable Raman fiber lasers pumped by spectrum-sliced amplified spontaneous emission

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9742-9748 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Tunable single-longitudinal-mode Ho:YAG laser pumped by a 1.13  μm diode laser

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9809-9813 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Analysis of long-term visual quality with numerical 3D ray tracing after corneal crosslinking treatment

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9787-9792 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Scanning resonator microscopy integrating phase sensitive detection

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9716-9723 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Improvement of high-power laser performance for super-smooth optical surfaces using electrorheological finishing technology

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9822-9829 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Alignment error analysis of detector array for spatial heterodyne spectrometer

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9830-9836 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Analysis of high-resolution electro-optical beam steering by long-range surface plasmon resonance using a ZnSe prism

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9656-9662 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Carry-free full-symbol one-step modified signed-digit addition

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9620-9628 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Designing a low-threshold quantum-dot laser based on a slow-light photonic crystal waveguide

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9629-9637 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Frequency-modulated multifunction lidar for anemometry, range finding, and velocimetry–1. Theory and signal processing

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9663-9675 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Frequency-modulated multifunction lidar for anemometry, range finding, and velocimetry—2. Experimental results

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9676-9685 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Homogeneous-material-based calibration method for correcting laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy measurement-error bias in the case of dust pollution

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9644-9648 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy for three-dimensional elemental mapping of composite materials synthesized by additive technologies

open access Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9698-9705 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Wide-angle absorption of visible light from simple bilayers

Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9779-9786 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Spectral characterization of a supercontinuum source based on nonlinear broadening in an aqueous K2ZnCl4 salt solution

open access Appl. Opt. 56(35), 9837-9845 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF