1 August 2018, Volume 57, Issue 22, pp. 6276-6625; Feat. pp: IRE1–E231  
77 articles


Optics in Ireland: introduction to the feature issue

open access Appl. Opt. 57(22), IRE1-IRE1 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

High power narrow linewidth discrete mode laser diode integrated with a curved semiconductor optical amplifier emitting at 2051  nm

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E1-E5 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Advancing Raman microspectroscopy for cellular and subcellular analysis: towards in vitro high-content spectralomic analysis

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E11-E19 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser beam imaging via multiple mode operations of the extreme dynamic range CAOS camera

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E20-E31 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Label-free multimodal coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering analysis of microparticles in unconstrained microfluidics

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E32-E36 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Dynamics of two identical mutually delay-coupled semiconductor lasers in photonic integrated circuits

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E37-E44 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Stabilization of self-mode-locked QDash lasers subject to simultaneous continuous-wave optical injection and optical feedback

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E45-E49 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Surface plasmon propagation enhancement via bowtie antenna incorporation in Au–mica block waveguides

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E50-E56 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonpupil adaptive optics for visual simulation of a customized contact lens

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E57-E63 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Key enabling technologies for optical communications at 2000 nm

open access Appl. Opt. 57(22), E64-E70 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Tunable thermally induced gradient index for extended depth of field

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E71-E79 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Self-written waveguides in photopolymer

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E80-E88 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerical investigation of a feed-forward linewidth reduction scheme using a mode-locked laser model of reduced complexity

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E89-E100 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Development of a prototype active optics system for future space telescopes

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E101-E106 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Holographic characterization of diffraction grating modulation in photopolymers

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E107-E117 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Multicomponent analysis using a confocal Raman microscope

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E118-E130 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Serialized holography for brand protection and authentication

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E131-E137 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Estimating axial resolution with diffraction theory

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E138-E141 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterization of an amplified piezoelectric actuator for multiple-reference optical coherence tomography

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E142-E146 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Intensity-dependent nonlinear refraction of antimonene dispersions in the visible and near-infrared region

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E147-E153 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Modeling mutually coupled non-identical semiconductor lasers on photonic integrated circuits

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E154-E162 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Development of a photopolymer holographic lens for collimation of light from a green light-emitting diode

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E163-E172 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Self-processing photopolymer materials for versatile design and fabrication of holographic sensors and interactive holograms

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E173-E183 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Surface-enhanced Raman scattering for rapid hematopoietic stem cell differentiation analysis

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E184-E189 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Space-variant video compression and processing in digital holographic microscopy sensor networks with application to potable water monitoring

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E190-E198 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Hartmann–Shack wavefront sensing without a lenslet array using a digital micromirror device

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E199-E204 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Measuring refractive index of glass by using speckle

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E205-E217 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Thermally stable hybrid cavity laser based on silicon nitride gratings

Appl. Opt. 57(22), E218-E223 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Top-of-atmosphere reflectance over homogeneous Lambertian and non-Lambertian surfaces

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6345-6357 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Sky brightness and color measurements during the 21 August 2017 total solar eclipse: comment

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6559-6560 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Simultaneous achievement of highly birefringent and nonlinear photonic crystal fibers with an elliptical tellurite core

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6383-6387 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Electric-arc-induced strength-controllable weak polarization mode coupling in polarization maintaining fiber

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6446-6450 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Fiber-coupled vapor cell for a portable Rydberg atom-based radio frequency electric field sensor

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6456-6460 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarization-induced distortion effects on the information rate in single-mode fibers

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6572-6581 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Wrapping-free numerical refocusing of scalar electromagnetic fields

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6582-6586 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Double-wedge prism scanner for application in thermal imaging systems

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6290-6299 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Improving the throughput of automated holographic optical tweezers

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6396-6402 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Multiple-view polarimetric camera

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6329-6337 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear mapping method for the generation of an elemental image array in a photorealistic pseudoscopic free 3D display

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6375-6382 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (3)]

Noiseless optical encryption based on a complex secret key and a joint Fresnel transform correlator with a Billet split lens

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6503-6509 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Spatially correlated coherent diffractive imaging method

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6527-6533 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Regularized slanted-edge method for measuring the modulation transfer function of imaging systems

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6552-6558 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Fast quantitative fluorescence authentication of milk powder and vanillin by a line-scan hyperspectral system

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6276-6282 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

High-sensitive absorption measurement in transparent isotropic dielectrics with time-resolved photothermal common-path interferometry

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6318-6328 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Broadband time-resolved multi-channel functional near-infrared spectroscopy system to monitor in vivo physiological changes of human brain activity

open access Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6417-6429 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultracompact reference ultralow expansion glass cavity

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6470-6473 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence of sample surface height for evaluation of peak extraction algorithms in confocal microscopy

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6516-6526 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Rayleigh backscattered radiation produced by an arbitrary incident mode in multimode optical fibers

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6534-6544 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Compact portable laser system for mobile cold atom gravimeters

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6545-6551 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Photothermal determination of the angular dependence of emissivity

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6561-6564 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of an atom source collimator for a compact frequency-stabilized laser

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6620-6625 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Semicylindrical microresonator: excitation, modal structure, and Q-factor

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6309-6313 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Time-delay-signature-suppressed broadband chaos generated by scattering feedback and optical injection

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6314-6317 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Bendable large-mode-area fiber with a non-circular core

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6388-6395 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Behavior of tiled-aperture arrays fed by vector partially coherent sources

open access Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6403-6409 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (4)]

Tunable and passively Q-switched laser operation of Nd,Lu:CaF2 disordered crystal

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6491-6495 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Q-switched ytterbium-doped fiber laser via a thulium-doped fiber saturable absorber

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6510-6515 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental characterization and modeling of optical tweezer particle handling dynamics

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6565-6571 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optofluidic adaptive optics

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6338-6344 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigation of thermoforming mechanism and optical properties’ change of chalcogenide glass in precision glass molding

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6358-6368 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Detection and identification of transformer winding strain based on distributed optical fiber sensing

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6430-6438 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Dependence of the imaging properties of the liquid lens with variable focal length on membrane thickness

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6439-6445 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Holographic fabrication of graded photonic super-quasi-crystals with multiple-level gradients

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6598-6604 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Vibration phases estimation based on multi-channel interferometry for ISAL

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6481-6490 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Simultaneous determination of aerosol optical depth and exponent of the Junge power law from MODIS shortwave infrared bands over Qinghai Lake

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6497-6502 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

On-orbit characterization of the VIIRS solar diffuser and attenuation screens for NOAA-20 using yaw measurements

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6605-6619 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Jones matrix physical parameters for media in inhomogeneous fields

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6283-6289 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Chiral sculptured thin films for circular polarization of mid-wavelength infrared light

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6410-6416 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Determination of potassium in ceramic raw materials using laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy combined with profile fitting

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6451-6455 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlocal low-rank-based blind deconvolution of Raman spectroscopy for automatic target recognition

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6461-6469 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Single-angle reflectance spectroscopy to determine the optical constants n and k: considerations in the far-infrared domain

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6587-6597 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Plasmonic filter and sensor based on a subwavelength end-coupled hexagonal resonator

Appl. Opt. 57(22), 6369-6374 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF