20 February 2019, Volume 58, Issue 6, pp. 1299-1605  
41 articles


Improved ozone DIAL retrievals in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere using an optimal estimation method

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1374-1385 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Effects of the shape distribution of aerosol particles on their volumetric scattering properties and the radiative transfer through the atmosphere that includes polarization

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1475-1484 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Aerosol microphysical parameters’ vertical profiles measured by a dual Raman-Mie lidar during 2007–2013 at Hefei, China

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1537-1546 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser bathymetry based on the halo effect

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1555-1561 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Role of refractive index in metalens performance

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1460-1466 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterization of metallic-packaging fiber Bragg grating sensors with coated and bare fibers

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1426-1432 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Fast-adaptive color-collaborative constellation designs for multicolor multiple-input multiple-output visible light communications systems

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1433-1441 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Eigen frequency measurements of a fiber optic gyroscope based on a staircase waveform with large temperature range

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1562-1568 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced exclusive-OR and quick response code-based image encryption through incoherent illumination

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1408-1412 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Phase recovery method in digital holographic interferometry using high-resolution signal parameter estimation

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1485-1490 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterization setup for event-based imagers applied to modulated light signal detection

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1305-1317 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Numerical and experimental validation of a single-camera 3D velocimetry based on endoscopic tomography

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1363-1373 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Fuzzy c-means clustering based segmentation and the filtering method for discontinuous ESPI fringe patterns

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1442-1450 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Correction of errors due to uneven intensity distribution and inaccurate phase shifts in prism-based simultaneous phase-shifting interferometry

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1327-1335 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Improved algorithm for determining the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite Day/Night Band high-gain stage dark offset free from light contamination

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1400-1407 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Ray tracing calculations in simulated propellant flames with detailed chemistry

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1451-1459 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Robust and flexible method for calibrating the focal length of on-orbit space zoom camera

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1467-1474 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

All-fiber ring-cavity for frequency stability transfer at 1.55  μm

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1502-1507 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Evaluation of resonance phenomena of mechanical oscillator by self-mixing solid-state laser Doppler vibrometry

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1530-1536 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Assessment of multifractal analysis in dynamic laser speckle signals using a spatial light modulator

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1587-1595 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Analysis of a waveguide crossing structure suitable for vertical multimodes based on planar curved reflectors

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1299-1304 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

High-beam-quality signal and pump combiner with large-mode-area fiber for high-power fiber laser and amplifier

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1336-1340 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Coherent fiber-optics-array collimator based on a single unitary collimating lens: proposal design and experimental verification

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1491-1495 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Theoretical and experimental studies on direct-liquid-cooling fiber-coiling mode control technology in high-power fiber lasers

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1577-1586 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Highly coherent supercontinuum generation in a polarization-maintaining CS2-core photonic crystal fiber

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1386-1392 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Thermo-optic dispersion formula for LiGaS2

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1519-1521 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Theoretical and experimental investigation of broadband dispersion tailoring of high-order mode in the hybrid microsphere cavity

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1522-1529 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and analysis for annular focus antenna with off-axial parabolic and slanting hyperbolic rotating surfaces configuration

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1356-1362 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Wide-field off-axis telescope for the Mesospheric Airglow/Aerosol Tomography Spectroscopy satellite

open access Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1393-1399 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence of tool edge waviness on the diffraction effect of diamond-turned optics: theoretical simulation and experimental validation

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1596-1605 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Channel-length-dependent performance of photosensitive organic field-effect transistors

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1319-1326 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Electrically tuned whispering gallery mode microresonator based on Kagomé photonic crystal fibers infiltrated with nematic liquid crystals

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1351-1355 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Design, fabrication, and characterization of a multidimensional prism

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1419-1425 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Generation of arbitrary vector vortex beams based on the dual-modulation method

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1508-1513 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Spectrometer based on parallel-plate waveguides utilizing abnormal transmission

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1413-1418 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Surface plasma influence on nanosecond laser ablation

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1496-1501 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear temperature calibration equation for Rhodamine B in different solutions for wide-temperature-range applications

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1514-1518 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Microchannel-based plasmonic refractive index sensor for low refractive index detection

Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1547-1554 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF

Nine-sector three-stage Fresnel lens concentrator: publisher’s note

open access Appl. Opt. 58(6), 1318-1318 (2019)  View: HTML | PDF