10 February 2018, Volume 57, Issue 5, pp. 983-1283  
40 articles


Light-absorbing aerosol properties retrieved from the sunphotometer observation over the Yangtze River Delta, China

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 992-1004 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Orbital angular momentum channel monitoring of coaxially multiplexed vortices by diffraction pattern analysis

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1056-1060 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Cost-effective plane-grating monochromator design for extreme-ultraviolet application

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1202-1211 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Compact optical fiber temperature sensor with high sensitivity based on liquid-filled silica capillary tube

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1061-1066 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of angle-of-arrival fluctuation on heterodyne detection in slant atmospheric turbulence

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1083-1090 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Distribution of splice loss in single mode optical fiber

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1140-1150 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Freeform lens design to eliminate retroreflection for optical systems

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1218-1224 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Accurate estimation of the illumination pattern’s orientation and wavelength in sinusoidal structured illumination microscopy

open access Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1019-1025 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and analysis of a triple reflection grazing incidence x-ray telescope

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 983-991 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Radiometric model for coaxial single- and multimode optical emission from double-clad fiber

open access Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1110-1118 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Wavefront reconstruction of a non-coaxial diffraction model in a lens system

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1127-1133 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Calculation model of the scattering polarization coherency matrix for a detection system of oil spills at sea

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1254-1259 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Calibration of the degree of linear polarization measurements of the polarized Sun-sky radiometer based on the POLBOX system

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1011-1018 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Focus detection by shearing interference of vortex beams for non-imaging systems

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1037-1042 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (4)]

Optimized star sensors laboratory calibration method using a regularization neural network

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1067-1074 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Weighted spline based integration for reconstruction of freeform wavefront

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1100-1109 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Symmetric decomposition of experimental depolarizing Mueller matrices in the degenerate case

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1159-1167 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Five-step phase-shifting white-light interferometry for the measurement of fiber optic extrinsic Fabry–Perot interferometers

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1168-1173 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Real-time identification of the singleness of a trapped bead in optical tweezers

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1241-1246 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Comb-referenced frequency-sweeping interferometry for precisely measuring large stepped structures

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1247-1253 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Microlens array expander with an improved light intensity distribution throughperiodic submicro-scale filling for near-eye displays

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1026-1036 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Highly amplified light transmission in a parity-time symmetric multilayered structure

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1119-1126 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Study on the inversion of doped concentration induced by millisecond pulsed laser irradiation silicon-based avalanche photodiode

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1051-1055 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Temporal coherence study of four-wave mixing products with and without the laser cavity effect

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1075-1082 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Diverse mode of operation of an all-normal-dispersion mode-locked fiber laser employing two nonlinear loop mirrors

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1225-1230 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Tunable spectral and spatial filters for the mid-infrared based on hyperbolic metamaterials

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1182-1187 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Adjustable-focus ultracompact endoscopic lens design with ultrahigh optical performance

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1091-1099 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Compact optical multipass matrix system design based on slicer mirrors

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1174-1181 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Q-plates with a nonlinear azimuthal distribution of the principal axis: application to encoding binary data

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1005-1010 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

“Achromatic limits” of Pancharatnam phase lenses

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1151-1158 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of an optical trap for storing femtosecond laser pulses

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1212-1217 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Computer-generated hologram marked by correlated photon imaging

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1196-1201 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Nondestructive evaluation of demineralized enamel in a human incisor and molar using laser ultrasonics

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1231-1240 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Principal frequency component analysis based on modulate chopper technique used in diffuse reflectance spectroscopy measurement

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1043-1049 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Quantitative detection of oxygen in reduced graphene oxide by femtosecond laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1267-1272 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Sixth-order wave aberration theory of ultrawide-angle optical systems: erratum

open access Appl. Opt. 57(5), 1050-1050 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF