20 September 2018, Volume 57, Issue 27, pp. 7651-8107  
59 articles


Bidirectional reflectance characteristics of the sea surface based on midinfrared measured data

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7691-7701 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

The VIS–SWIR spectrum of skylight polarization

open access Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7974-7986 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

M2 factor of controllable dark-hollow beams through a multi-apertured ABCD optical system

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7667-7672 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Performance of a flat-field grating spectrometer for tender x-ray emission spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7770-7777 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Spectral characteristics of a guided mode resonant filter with planes of incidence

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7793-7797 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

High numerical aperture multifocal metalens based on Pancharatnam–Berry phase optical elements

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7891-7894 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Planar tunable graphene based low-pass filter in the terahertz band

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7823-7829 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Analysis of false alarm in heterodyne coherence accumulation based on sequence shifting and the genetic algorithm

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7865-7870 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Fiber Bragg grating-based sensor for torque and angle measurement in a series elastic actuator’s spring

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7883-7890 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Homodyne coherent optical receiver for intersatellite communication

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7915-7923 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Fabrication of three-dimensional zinc oxide nanoflowers for high-sensitivity fiber-optic ammonia gas sensors

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7924-7930 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Compact dual-fiber surface-enhanced Raman scattering sensor with monolayer gold nanoparticles self-assembled on optical fiber

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7931-7937 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

High-sensitivity fiber optic hydrogen sensor in air by optimizing a self-referenced demodulating method

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 8011-8015 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimization design of a stereo-photographic system based on achromatic double-prism arrays

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 8034-8043 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Analysis of crosstalk-free conditions for a cross-shift multiplexing method in holographic data recording

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7805-7810 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Hyperspectral imaging system based on a single-pixel camera design for detecting differences in tissue properties

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7651-7658 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

UAV-based hyperspectral analysis and spectral indices constructing for quantitatively monitoring leaf nitrogen content of winter wheat

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7722-7732 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Retargeting of forbidden-dense-alternate structures for lithography capability improvement in advanced nodes

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7811-7817 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Reduced distortion in high-index microsphere imaging by partial immersion

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7818-7822 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Determination of the optical turbulence parameters from the adaptive optics telemetry: critical analysis and on-sky validation

open access Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7837-7856 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Pixellated circle

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7878-7882 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Full density fluorescence molecular tomography (FD-FMT) based on a dichroic mirror

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7938-7941 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Speckle noise reduction in digital speckle pattern interferometric fringes by nonlocal means and its related adaptive kernel-based methods

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7681-7690 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Analyzing the performance of pseudo-random single photon counting ranging Lidar

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7733-7739 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Ritchey–Common sparse-aperture testing of the Giant Steerable Science Mirror

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7764-7769 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Self-correction of alignment errors and retardations for a channeled spectropolarimeter

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7857-7864 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband infrared Mueller-matrix ellipsometry for studies of structured surfaces and thin films

open access Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7895-7904 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Determination of vibration amplitudes from binary phase patterns obtained by phase-shifting time-averaged speckle shearing interferometry

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 8065-8077 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Zoomable telescope by rotation of toroidal lenses

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 8087-8095 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

In-flight characterization of the lunar orbiter laser altimeter instrument pointing and far-field pattern

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7702-7713 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultra-low-loss double-cladding laser fiber fabricated by optimized chelate gas phase deposition technique

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7943-7949 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Comparison of detection performance of near-, mid-, and far-infrared laser fuzes in clouds

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 8078-8086 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Efficient middle-infrared ZGP-OPO pumped by a Q-switched Ho:LuAG laser with the orthogonally polarized pump recycling scheme

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 8102-8107 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Parametric study on photoluminescence enhancement of high-quality zinc oxide single-crystal capping with dielectric microsphere array

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7740-7749 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Fabrication of a lightweight Al alloy mirror through 3D printing and replication methods

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 8096-8101 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Double D-shaped hole optical fiber coated with graphene as a polarizer

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7659-7666 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarization-modulated three-dimensional imaging using a large-aperture electro-optic modulator

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7750-7757 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of a plasmonic sensor based on a square array of nanorods and two slot cavities with a high figure of merit for glucose concentration monitoring

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7798-7804 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Role of temperature in de-mixing absorbance spectra composed of compound electrolyte solutions

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7871-7877 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Evanescent resonant mode for a T-shaped cavity in a terahertz parallel-plate waveguide

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7967-7973 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

All-optical wireless wavelength multiplexing and demultiplexing using resonant cavity

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7997-8004 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Interband cascade laser absorption sensor for real-time monitoring of formaldehyde filtration by a nanofiber membrane

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 8005-8010 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical differential temperature measurement with beat frequency phase fluorometry

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 8053-8059 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

High-quantum-efficiency ultraviolet solar-blind AlGaN photocathode detector with a sharp spectral sensitivity threshold at 300  nm

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 8060-8064 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Giant Goos–Hänchen shift in two different enantiomers’ chiral molecules via quantum coherence

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7714-7721 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimization of a quantum weak measurement system with digital filtering technology

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7956-7966 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimized channel allocation scheme for jointly reducing four-wave mixing and Raman scattering in the DWDM-QKD system

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7987-7996 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Terahertz communication windows and their point-to-point transmission verification

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7673-7680 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Active optical modulator based on a metasurface in the terahertz region

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7778-7781 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental characterization and physics-based modeling of the temperature-dependent diffuse reflectance of plasma-sprayed Nd2Zr2O7 in the near to short-wave infrared

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7782-7792 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Thermal conductivity determination of erbium-doped crystals measured by spatially resolved confocal luminescence

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7910-7914 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Research on the degradation of lightweight mirror surface accuracy

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7758-7763 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband single-polarization filter of D-shaped photonic crystal fiber with a micro-opening based on surface plasmon resonance

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 8016-8022 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Realizing a terahertz far-field sub-diffraction optical needle with sub-wavelength concentric ring structure array

Appl. Opt. 57(27), 7905-7909 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF