1 November 2018, Volume 57, Issue 31, pp. 9203-9528  
44 articles


Simulation and assessment of solar background noise for spaceborne lidar

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9471-9479 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Modeling of transmission characteristics in step-index polymer optical fiber using the matrix exponential method

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9203-9207 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Energy attenuations in single microfiber and double-loop cavity supported by optical substrate

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9351-9356 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultrahigh-resolution interrogation of a fiber Bragg grating sensor based on higher order four-wave mixing

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9388-9391 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Flexible TWDM–RoF system with good dispersion tolerance for downlink and uplink based on additional SCS

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9432-9438 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

General formula for bi-aspheric singlet lens design free of spherical aberration

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9341-9345 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Producing uniform illumination within a rectangular area by using a nonimaging optic

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9357-9364 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of a two-dimensional stray-light-free geometrical waveguide head-up display

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9246-9256 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Reversible and irreversible alterations of the optical thickness of PQ/PMMA volume recording media samples. Part 2: mathematical modeling

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9406-9413 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Improved small moving target detection method in infrared sequences under a rotational background

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9279-9286 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Computational ghost imaging with designed low spatial frequency masks

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9375-9380 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Three-dimensional imaging system with both improved lateral resolution and depth of field considering non-uniform system parameters

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9423-9431 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Accurate deduction of infrared imaging features of subpixel targets based on the conversion of radiation fields of measured area targets

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9499-9507 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Systematic study of the cross polarization introduced by broadband antireflection layers at microwave frequencies

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9223-9229 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Suppression of stray light based on energy information mining

open access Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9239-9245 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

High-speed stereo-digital image correlation using a single color high-speed camera

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9257-9269 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (4)]

Collinear heterodyne interferometer technique for measuring Goos–Hänchen shift

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9346-9350 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Dynamics of the laser fragmentation/laser-induced fluorescence process in nitrobenzene vapors

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9381-9387 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Misalignment measurement of membrane diffractive telescope segments by means of edge sensors with form closure

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9397-9405 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Simple and compact grating-based heterodyne interferometer with the Littrow configuration for high-accuracy and long-range measurement of two-dimensional displacement

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9455-9463 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Why not use thermal radiation for nanothermometry?

open access Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9508-9511 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Droplet sizing with a wavelength modulated laser

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9523-9528 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Multiwavelength Er-doped fiber laser using an all-fiber Lyot filter

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9270-9274 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Random and pseudo-random phase modulations for FM-to-AM reduction in high power lasers

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9287-9295 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Determination of the refractive indices of ionic liquids by ellipsometry, and their application as immersion liquids

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9215-9222 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (6)]

Optical properties of surface states in two-dimensional topological insulators

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9275-9278 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Sample orientation in corona-poled multilayer silica structures

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9301-9306 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerical modeling of nominal and stray waves in birefringent interferometers: application to large-field-of-view imaging Fourier transform spectrometers

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9488-9498 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Band enhanced ultra-broadband terahertz absorber based on a high-impedance surface and cavity resonance

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9208-9214 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Novel technology for microlenses for imaging applications

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9296-9300 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Space-qualified fast steering mirror for an image stabilization system of space astronomical telescopes

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9307-9315 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Color temperature tunable phosphor-coated white LEDs with excellent photometric and colorimetric performances

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9322-9327 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of modified InGaAs/InP one-sided junction photodiodes with improved response at high light intensity

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9365-9374 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Nanoscale, tunable, and highly sensitive biosensor utilizing hyperbolic metamaterials in the near-infrared range

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9447-9454 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Lensing properties of rotational gas flow

open access Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9392-9396 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Two-photon induced polarization spectroscopy of xenon 7p[1/2]0

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9414-9422 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of a compact wide-spectrum double-channel prism imaging spectrometer with freeform surface

Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9512-9522 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

All-in-fiber method of generating orbital angular momentum with helically symmetric fibers: publisher’s note

open access Appl. Opt. 57(31), 9238-9238 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF