20 January 2020, Volume 59, Issue 3, pp. 589-883  
43 articles


Fabrication and characterization of a binary diffractive lens for controlling focal distribution

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 742-747 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Stable and finely tunable optoelectronic oscillator based on stimulated Brillouin scattering and an electro-optic frequency shift

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 589-594 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Development of a handheld dual-channel optical fiber fluorescence sensor based on a smartphone

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 601-606 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Integrated principal component analysis denoising technique for phase-sensitive optical time domain reflectometry vibration detection

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 669-675 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Liquid crystal filled dual-channel self-calibration optical-fiber surface plasmon resonance thermometer

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 720-725 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband single-polarization optical fiber based on surface plasmon resonance

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 779-784 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Liquid-level sensing method based on differential pulse-width pair Brillouin optical time-domain analysis and a self-heated high attenuation fiber

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 795-799 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Structured light beams created through a multimode fiber via virtual Fourier filtering based on digital optical phase conjugation

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 701-705 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Multichannel tunable narrowband mid-infrared optical filter based on phase-change material Ge2Sb2Te5 defect layers

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 595-600 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

High temporal and spatial resolution single-shot digital holography with Fresnel domain filtering using witch’s hat illumination

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 694-700 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Graphics processing unit accelerating compressed sensing photoacoustic computed tomography with total variation

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 712-719 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Object-independent piston diagnosing approach for segmented optical mirrors via deep convolutional neural network

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 771-778 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Dual-channel mobile fluorescence lidar system for detection of tryptophan

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 607-613 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Dual differential confocal method for surface profile measurement with a large sensing measurement range

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 614-621 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Architecture and performance analysis of an optical metrology terminal for satellite-to-satellite laser ranging

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 653-661 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Five-channel fiber-based laser Doppler vibrometer for underwater acoustic field measurement

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 676-682 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Model calibration by multi-null constraint for an optical freeform surface adaptive interferometer

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 726-734 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Three-degrees-of-freedom measurement system for measuring straightness errors and their position based on the Faraday effect

open access Appl. Opt. 59(3), 764-770 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and application of a portable luminometer for bioluminescence detection

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 801-810 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Three-dimensional reconstruction method based on bionic active sensing in precision assembly

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 846-856 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Mechanical test study in composites using digital holographic interferometry and optical coherence tomography simultaneously

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 857-865 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

All-optical Fredkin gate using photonic-crystal-based nonlinear cavities

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 635-641 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Hybrid plasmonic grating slot waveguide with high field enhancement for an on-chip surface-enhanced Raman scattering sensor

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 748-755 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and analysis of a grating assisted hybrid mode and polarization division (de)multiplexer

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 785-794 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Highly efficient and ultracompact InP/InGaAsP three-port trench-based couplers

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 825-832 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

1/f noise analysis of 980 nm InGaAs/GaAs laser diodes below the lasing threshold

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 628-634 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Evaluation method for the optical feedback factor and linewidth enhancement factor using phase discontinuities in self-mixing interferometry signals

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 687-693 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Phase correlation during two-photon resonance process in an active cavity

open access Appl. Opt. 59(3), 866-872 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Comparison of continuous wave versus picosecond SRS and the resonance SRS effect

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 622-627 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Slow light with high normalized delay–bandwidth product in organic photonic crystal coupled-cavity waveguide

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 642-647 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical design and fabrication of an all-aluminum unobscured two-mirror freeform imaging telescope

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 833-840 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Software-defined optoacoustic tomography

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 706-711 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultra-compact ultra-fast 1-bit comparator based on a two-dimensional nonlinear photonic crystal structure

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 811-816 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Lossy wavefront sensing and correction of distorted laser beams

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 817-824 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Miniaturized Fabry–Perot probe utilizing PMPCF for high temperature measurement

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 873-877 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Focusing pattern of axisymmetric Bessel–Gaussian beam with helical polarization under triangular modulation

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 648-652 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Modifying Bessel beam profiles with a spherulite-based radial polarizer

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 878-883 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Exploring hyperfine levels of non-Rydberg excited states in a Ξ system using Autler–Townes splitting

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 735-741 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Luminance calculation method accounting for mesopic vision and fog penetration ability

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 683-686 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

In situ synthesis of silver nanoparticles on periodic supports as highly active and flexible surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy substrates

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 662-668 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence of delay stage positioning error on signal-to-noise ratio, dynamic range, and bandwidth of terahertz time-domain spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 59(3), 841-845 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

27.5 W/m2 collection efficiency solar laser using a diffuse scattering cooling liquid: erratum

open access Appl. Opt. 59(3), 800-800 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF