10 October 2020, Volume 59, Issue 29, pp. 9081-9284  
28 articles


Tough Times and Good News: editorial

open access Appl. Opt. 59(29), ED3-ED3 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Evaluation of systematic errors for the continuous-wave NO2 differential absorption lidar employing a multimode laser diode

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9087-9097 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Appearance of circularly polarized light in an atmosphere–ocean system

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9174-9184 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

All-fiber 1125 nm spectrally selected subnanosecond source

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9081-9086 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Research on multi-parameter characteristics of a PCF sensor modified by GO composite films

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9216-9224 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Practical interrogation scheme for the abrupt taper Mach–Zehnder interferometer refractive index sensor

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9243-9247 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Few-mode fiber-embedded long-period fiber grating for simultaneous measurement of refractive index and temperature

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9248-9253 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Lossy mode resonance in an etched-out optical fiber taper covered by a thin ITO layer

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9254-9258 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Feature extraction algorithm of precession target based on image length and Doppler broadening

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9098-9103 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

X-ray attenuation models to account for beam hardening in computed tomography

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9126-9136 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

High-speed scanning chromatic confocal sensor for 3-D imaging with modeling-free learning control

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9234-9242 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

3D reconstruction of objects with occlusion and surface reflection using a dual monocular structured light system

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9259-9271 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Monitoring and predicting Fusarium wilt disease in cucumbers based on quantitative analysis of kinetic imaging of chlorophyll fluorescence

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9118-9125 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Passive UV imaging polarimeter

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9137-9151 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced Fourier-transform method for high-density fringe analysis by iterative spectrum narrowing

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9159-9164 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and analysis of full-scale scanning system for curved glass based on motion and 3D features

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9195-9205 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (5)]

Unambiguous measurement range and error tolerance in dual-wavelength interferometry

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9272-9278 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

2.8 µm passively Q-switched Er:ZBLAN fiber laser with an Sb saturable absorber mirror

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9165-9168 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence of optical forces induced by paraxial vortex Gaussian beams on the formation of a microrelief on carbazole-containing azopolymer films

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9185-9194 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Fabrication of a micro-lens array for improving depth-of-field of integral imaging 3D display

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9104-9107 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of a chromatic confocal displacement sensor integrated with an optical laser head

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9108-9117 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Circuit level implementation of photonic crystal devices

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9206-9215 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Size-dependent optical-electrical characteristics of blue GaN/InGaN micro-light-emitting diodes

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9225-9232 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Quantitative analysis of analytical elements in Al-In-Sn-O thin film based on comprehensive calibration curves using picosecond laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9152-9158 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Detection of single human hairs with a terahertz nonlinear quantum cascade laser

open access Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9169-9173 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced terahertz modulation using a plasmonic perfect absorber based on black phosphorus

Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9279-9283 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

High-order DBR semiconductor lasers: effect of grating parameters on grating performance: publisher’s note

open access Appl. Opt. 59(29), 9284-9284 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF