1 October 2018, Volume 57, Issue 28, pp. 8108-8477  
49 articles


Lidar algorithms in 3D scanning for atmospheric layering and planetary boundary layer height retrieval: comparison with other techniques

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8199-8211 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Modeling method of a ladar scene projector based on physically based rendering technology

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8303-8313 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Properties of dynamic image displacements based on microstructure

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8187-8192 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultralong photonic nanojet formed by dielectric microtoroid structure

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8331-8337 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Parallel superposition of phase holograms for multiple parameters identification

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8460-8466 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Editors' Pick

Multiple off-axis fiber Bragg gratings for 3D shape sensing

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8125-8133 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Delay-disorder fiber Bragg grating recognition and calibration method for a Fourier domain mode-locked wavelength-swept laser-based interrogation system

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8148-8153 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

All-in-fiber method of generating orbital angular momentum with helically symmetric fibers

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8182-8186 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (3)]

Experimental study of the turbulence effect on underwater optical wireless communications

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8314-8319 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Simultaneous interrogation of multiple fiber Bragg grating temperature sensors using a microwave photonic approach

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8338-8342 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Error characteristic analysis and experimental research on a fiber optic current transformer

open access Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8359-8365 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

VCSEL mode and polarization control by an elliptic dielectric mode filter

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8467-8471 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Variable step size adaptive cuckoo search optimization algorithm for phase diversity

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8212-8219 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Deep learning-based object classification through multimode fiber via a CNN-architecture SpeckleNet

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8258-8263 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimization of a spatial light modulator driven by digital video interface graphics to generate holographic optical traps

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8374-8384 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Using spherical harmonics to describe large-angle freeform lenses

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8143-8147 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Fast decoding algorithm for Gourlay–Young coded apertures

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8108-8113 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Narrowband wavelength selective waveguide for see-through glasses

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8249-8257 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Adaptive correction of retardations with immunity to alignment errors for a channeled spectropolarimeter

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8134-8142 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

SHADOWS: a spectro-gonio radiometer for bidirectional reflectance studies of dark meteorites and terrestrial analogs: design, calibrations, and performances on challenging surfaces

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8279-8296 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Passive Q switching of Yb:CNGS lasers by Cr4+:YAG and V3+:YAG saturable absorbers

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8236-8241 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Passively Q-switched Yb-doped dual-wavelength fiber laser based on a gold-nanocage saturable absorber

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8242-8248 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of submount thickness on near-field bowing of laser diode arrays

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8407-8411 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Fast and precise 6D pose estimation of textureless objects using the point cloud and gray image

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8154-8165 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Study on extended depth of field for a planar flow cytometric microimaging system

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8424-8430 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Transient processes under excitation of ultrashort laser pulses in colloidal solutions of CdSe/ZnS quantum dots

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8166-8170 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

High power picosecond parametric mid-IR source tunable between 1.7 and 2.6 μm

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8412-8417 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement investigation of an off-axis aspheric surface via a hybrid compensation method

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8220-8227 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optofluidic variable optical attenuator controlled by electricity

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8114-8118 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Properties of unidirectional absorption in one-dimensional plasma photonic crystals with ultra-wideband

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8119-8124 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Design of a sensitive uncooled thermal imager based on a liquid crystal Fabry–Perot interferometer

open access Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8264-8271 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Highly sensitive electro-optic probe incorporating an ultra-high Q-factor LiNbO3 etalon

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8343-8349 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical properties of a Cr/4H-SiC photodetector in the spectral range from ultraviolet to extreme ultraviolet

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8431-8436 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonparaxial propagation of abruptly autofocusing circular Pearcey Gaussian beams

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8418-8423 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Controlling Goos–Hänchen shifts due to the surface plasmon effect in a hybrid system

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8193-8198 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Vision solution for an assisted puncture robotics system positioning

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8385-8393 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Potential use of surface-assisted LIBS for determination of strontium in wines

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8272-8278 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy assisted chemometric methods for rice geographic origin classification

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8297-8302 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Determination of Pb in soils by double-pulse laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy assisted by continuum wave-diode laser-induced fluorescence

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8366-8372 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Highly sensitive dual-core photonic crystal fiber based on a surface plasmon resonance sensor with a silver nano-continuous grating

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8350-8358 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced and broadened fluorescence of ZnSe quantum dots enabled by the fluorescence energy transfer system of ZnSe quantum dots and gold nanoparticles

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8437-8442 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Quarter-mode spoof plasmonic resonator for a microfluidic chemical sensor

Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8472-8477 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Analysis of 90 day operation of the GINGERINO gyroscope: publisher’s note

open access Appl. Opt. 57(28), 8373-8373 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF