1 February 2019, Volume 58, Issue 4, pp. 729-1209  
61 articles


Study on low-order aberration measurements of large-aperture flats based on scanning pentaprism technology

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 787-793 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Beam-pointing drift prediction in pulsed lasers by a probabilistic learning approach

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 948-953 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Simple phase shifting by polarizer rotations in a cube beam-splitter interferometer

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1005-1009 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Spectral characteristics of MTF in turbid atmosphere and its application for imaging band selection

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 904-911 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Light scattering by pure water and seawater: the depolarization ratio and its variation with salinity

open access Appl. Opt. 58(4), 991-1004 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Simulation and observation for volume emission rates emitted from O2(0-1) and O(1S) nightglow in northwest China

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1093-1100 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Fast and easy fabrication methodology of Fresnel zone plates for the extreme ultraviolet and soft x-ray regions

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1057-1063 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Low-voltage-driven smart glass based on micro-patterned liquid crystal Fresnel lenses

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1146-1151 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Extreme background-rejection techniques for the ELROI optical satellite license plate

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 814-825 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

High-power pulse, pulse pair, and pulse train generated by breathers in dispersion exponentially decreasing fiber

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 912-919 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerical and experimental investigations of pressure-driven gas flow in hollow-core photonic crystal fibers

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 963-972 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Tunability of Hi-Bi photonic crystal fiber integrated with selectively filled magnetic fluid and microfluidic manipulation

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 979-983 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Point-to-multipoint and ring network communication based on chaotic semiconductor lasers with optical feedback

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1025-1032 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband LP01–LP02 mode converter for O-, E-, S-, C-, L-, and U-bands

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1185-1192 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Plane chessboard-based calibration method for a LWIR ultra-wide-angle camera

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 744-751 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Detection of material zones on the surface of a steel–aluminum hybrid component using reflection models and a monochromatic fringe projection profilometry system

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 772-781 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Non-refracted extraordinary rays in a uniaxial crystal

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 883-891 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Huygens principle: exact and approximate wavefronts propagated through conic lenses

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 939-947 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

General formula to design a freeform singlet free of spherical aberration and astigmatism

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1010-1015 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (3)]

External right-angle measurement using a two-autocollimator system

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1158-1163 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Homography based identification for automatic and robust calibration of projection integral imaging displays

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1200-1209 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Spatial resolution enhancement for pushbroom-based microscopic hyperspectral imaging

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 850-862 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerical simulations of partially coherent illumination for multi-scattering phase objects via a beam propagation method

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 954-962 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Single-shot coherent power-spectrum imaging of objects hidden by opaque scattering media

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1033-1039 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Background luminescence in x-ray luminescence computed tomography (XLCT) imaging

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1084-1092 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of nonlinearly spaced phase-shifting algorithms using their frequency transfer function

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1134-1138 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Testing the surface quality of a reflective parabolic trough solar collector with two flat null-screens

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 752-763 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Semi-analytical method for n–k inversion of ellipsometry data

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 800-805 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Propagation trajectory measurement and autofocusing generation of Airy beams using digital propagation

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 935-938 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Low-cost Gaussian beam profiling with circular irises and apertures

open access Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1048-1056 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Classification between digs and dust particles on optical surfaces with acquisition and analysis of polarization characteristics

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1073-1083 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Field stabilization control of the European Extremely Large Telescope under wind disturbance

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1174-1184 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Reduction of non-uniformity for a 16  ×  16 arrayed waveguide grating router based on silica waveguides

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1139-1145 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental investigation of a high-power 1018  nm fiber laser using a 20/400  μm ytterbium-doped fiber

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 729-733 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Small footprint cholesteric liquid crystal laser

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 739-743 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Thermomechanical response of copper films irradiated by femtosecond-pulsed lasers with dynamic optical properties

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 871-878 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

110.4  mJ, 1  kHz repetition rate, Ho:YAG master oscillator power amplifier

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 879-882 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Automatic morphological filtering algorithm for airborne lidar data in urban areas

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1164-1173 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Application of laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy to assess palladium catalyst deactivation

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 794-799 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Stress-induced optical waveguides written by an ultrafast laser in Nd3+, Y3+ co-doped SrF2 crystals

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 984-990 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Sparsity-regularized approaches to directly reconstructing hemodynamic response in brain functional diffuse optical tomography

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 863-870 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Apochromatic lens design in the short-wave infrared band using the Buchdahl dispersion model

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 892-903 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Methodology to design optical systems with curved sensors

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 973-978 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical design of a multi-channel narrow-band imager for Lyman ultraviolet observation of diffuse sources

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1016-1024 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Time-varying tool influence function model of bonnet polishing for aspheric surfaces

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1101-1109 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband light absorption enhancement in randomly rotated elliptical nanohole arrays for photovoltaic application

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1152-1157 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Compact, high-sensitivity atomic magnetometer utilizing the light-narrowing effect and in-phase excitation

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 734-738 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Multi-polarization, polarization-independent, wide-angle RCS reduction metasurface based on random phase gradients

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 764-771 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimization-based real-time open-loop control of an optofluidic refractive phase modulator

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1064-1072 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Rapid quantitative protein detection by light transmission spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1121-1127 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Propagation of a Bessel–Gaussian beam in a gradient-index medium

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 920-926 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband aberration-corrected snapshot spectrometer with a toroidal slicer mirror

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 826-832 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Rapid qualitative and quantitative analysis of elemental composition of Cu(In, Ga)Se2 thin films using laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1040-1047 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy of aluminum plasma in the absence and presence of magnetic field

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1110-1120 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Lidar thermometry using two-line atomic fluorescence

open access Appl. Opt. 58(4), 1128-1133 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Generating a plasmonic vortex field with arbitrary topological charges and positions by meta-nanoslits

Appl. Opt. 58(4), 833-840 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF