20 December 2017, Volume 56, Issue 36, pp. 9854-10059  
28 articles


Experimental investigation of unidentified helium–neon lasers

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 10030-10039 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Retrieval of the aerosol asymmetry factor from Sun–sky radiometer measurements: application to almucantar geometry and accuracy assessment

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9932-9940 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical multi-beam forming method based on a liquid crystal optical phased array

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9854-9861 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Wind direction sensing system based on fiber Bragg grating sensor

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9862-9867 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Formation of enhanced regenerated grating in few-mode fiber by CO2 laser pretreatment

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9882-9887 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

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Doping concentration distribution in 2-signal LP-mode ring-core erbium-doped fiber

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 10040-10045 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

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Discrete plasmonic Talbot effect in single-mode graphene ribbon arrays

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9998-10002 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Insight into aspheric misfit with hard tools: mapping the island of low mid-spatial frequencies

open access Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9925-9931 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Deformation of a spherical lens caused by its own weight

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9984-9991 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Performance improvement of the Giant Steerable Science Mirror prototype: calibration, added-on damping treatment, and warping harness

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 10009-10015 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Stability design of a light-emitting diode light source for trace constituent concentration measurement

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 10046-10054 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Small-mode-volume, channel-connected Fabry–Perot microcavities on a chip

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9992-9997 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Sub-harmonic injection locking of quantum-dash lasers using spectral enrichment from semiconductor optical amplifiers

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9913-9919 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Wavelength and fluence-dependent third-order optical nonlinearity of mono- and multi-layer graphene

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9920-9924 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Holographic fabrication of graded photonic super-crystals using an integrated spatial light modulator and reflective optical element laser projection system

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9888-9891 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Gallium and polydimethylsiloxane molding for self-organized spherical lens surface fabrication

open access Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9900-9906 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Digital synthesis of optical interleaver based on a solid multi-mirror Fabry–Perot interferometer

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9976-9983 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Closed-form harmonic contrast control with surface impedance coatings for conductive objects

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 10055-10059 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Hollow-fiber-based surface plasmon resonance sensor with large refractive index detection range and high linearity

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9907-9912 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Noise suppression of a micro-grating accelerometer based on the dual modulation method

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 10003-10008 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigation of faithful reconstruction in nonparaxial approximation polarization holography

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 10024-10029 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Green optical dissolved oxygen sensor based on a chlorophyll–zinc complex extracted from the plant Brassica oleracea L.

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9951-9956 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Spectral characteristics of coralline algae: a multi-instrumental approach, with emphasis on underwater hyperspectral imaging

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9957-9975 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Detection of uranyl fluoride and sand surface contamination on metal substrates by hand-held laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9868-9875 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Empirical extension to the multioscillator model: the beta-distributed oscillator model

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9892-9899 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Advanced environmentally resistant lithium fluoride mirror coatings for the next generation of broadband space observatories

Appl. Opt. 56(36), 9941-9950 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF