10 December 2018, Volume 57, Issue 35, pp. 10083-10354  
34 articles


Fatigue characteristics of deformable mirrors caused by fatigue of lead zirconate titanate

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10102-10108 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Modeling the ship white water wake in the midwave infrared

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10125-10134 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Particle profiling and classification by a dual-band continuous-wave lidar system

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10164-10171 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Efficient coupling to a waveguide by combined gratings in a holographic waveguide display system

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10135-10145 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Using a unique mirror to minimize the effect of ruling engine cosine error on grating performance

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10146-10151 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarization-sensitive beam steering from quantum emitters coupled with birefringent metamaterials

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10271-10275 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of the surface roughness on the efficiency of diffractive optical elements

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10276-10283 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Mode detection of misaligned orbital angular momentum beams based on convolutional neural network

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10152-10158 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Detection of dynamic signals from multiplexed SOA-based fiber-ring laser sensors

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10159-10163 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Multi-population genetic algorithm for peak-to-average power ratio suppression in an optical OFDM transmission system

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10191-10197 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Compact gas refractometer based on a tapered four-core fiber

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10198-10206 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Multichannel continuous-wave fiber cavity ringdown gas sensing utilizing frequency-shifted interferometry

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10224-10229 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Double random phase encoding for cancelable face and iris recognition

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10305-10316 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Analytic inverse solutions for Risley prisms in four different configurations for positing and tracking systems

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10172-10182 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

General equations for the null-screen test for aspherical surfaces with deformation coefficients

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10230-10238 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Fusion of multi-focus images via a Gaussian curvature filter and synthetic focusing degree criterion

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10092-10101 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Quantification of cerebral vascular perfusion density via optical coherence tomography based on locally adaptive regional growth

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10117-10124 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Hybrid high-order nonlocal gradient sparsity regularization for Poisson image deconvolution

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10243-10256 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Multiple-gamma-value based phase error compensation method for phase measuring profilometry

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10290-10299 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Passively Q-switched 1.989  μm all-solid-state laser based on a WTe2 saturable absorber

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10239-10242 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Multipass amplifiers with self-compensation of the thermal lens

open access Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10323-10333 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Study of morphological feature and mechanism of potassium dihydrogen phosphate surface damage under a 351  nm nanosecond laser

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10334-10341 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Flexible ultrawideband microwave metamaterial absorber with multiple perfect absorption peaks based on the split square ring

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10257-10263 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Depolarization characteristics of spatial modes in imaging probe using short multimode fiber

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10083-10091 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

System design for a “checkerboard” imager

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10218-10223 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of a built-in baffle for a Ritchey–Chretien optical system

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10264-10270 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Modeling the surface of fast-cured polymer droplet lenses for precision fabrication

open access Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10342-10347 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Degeneracy in freeform surfaces described with orthogonal polynomials

open access Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10348-10354 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Simple Stokes polarimeter using a liquid crystal grating with ternary orientation domains

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10183-10190 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

“Giant” quantum dots encapsulated inside a freeform lens

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10317-10322 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Generation of an optical vortex array in the course of acousto-optic diffraction

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10284-10289 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Topological charge measurement of vortex beams by phase-shifting digital hologram technology

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10300-10304 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Dielectric-loaded graphene-based plasmonic multilogic gate using a multimode interference splitter

Appl. Opt. 57(35), 10109-10116 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF