20 October 2020, Volume 59, Issue 30, pp. 9285-9632  
42 articles


Benchmarking background oriented schlieren against interferometric measurement using open source tools

open access Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9553-9557 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Evaluation of forward reflectance models and empirical algorithms for chlorophyll concentration of stratified waters

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9340-9352 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Observation of vertical wind profiling with lidar based on correction of sensitivity

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9376-9384 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Adaptive digital filter for the processing of atmospheric lidar signals measured by imaging lidar techniques

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9454-9463 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Diffraction by perfect and imperfect amplitude grating

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9368-9375 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Theoretical model of a subwavelength grating polarization beam splitter

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9469-9475 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Two-dimensional stretchable blazed wavelength-tunable grating based on PDMS

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9614-9620 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

High-consistency fiber-optic Fabry–Perot sensor based on MEMS for simultaneous temperature and liquid refractive index measurement

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9353-9358 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultra-high birefringent low loss suspended elliptical core photonic crystal fiber for terahertz applications

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9385-9392 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Data-specific mask-guided image reconstruction for diffuse optical tomography

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9328-9339 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Assisting target recognition through strong turbulence with the help of neural networks

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9434-9442 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Ghost imaging based on asymmetric learning

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9548-9552 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical single-channel cryptosystem based on the discrete wavelet transform and the chaotic standard map for multi-image

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9558-9567 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Binarization of ESPI fringe patterns based on an M-net convolutional neural network

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9598-9606 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Simulation and optimization of a broadband reflective far ultraviolet polarimeter

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9320-9327 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Spectral–temporal hybrid modulation for channeled spectropolarimetry

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9359-9367 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Dynamic calibration for enhancing the stability of a channeled spectropolarimeter

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9424-9433 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Line-scan camera calibration: a robust linear approach

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9443-9453 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Role of scattering by surface roughness in the photoacoustic detection of hidden micro-structures

open access Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9499-9509 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Parallel FTIR-ATR spectroscopy and gravimetry for the in situ hydrogen desorption measurement of NaAlH4 powder compacts

open access Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9510-9519 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimization of the optical particle counter for online particle measurement in pressure-changing natural gas

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9581-9590 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of modified double-sided grating structures on efficiency enhancement of thin-film silicon solar cells

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9532-9539 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultracompact silicon polarization splitter-rotator using a dual-etched and tapered coupler

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9540-9547 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Fabrication of sealed sapphire microfluidic devices using femtosecond laser micromachining

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9285-9291 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Closed-loop laser illumination algorithm using return photon counts

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9292-9302 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Surface integrity control of laser cleaning of an aluminum alloy surface paint layer

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9313-9319 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Narrow linewidth swept laser source based on cascaded multi-wavelength injection of DFB lasers

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9393-9399 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Effect of laser power on cleaning mechanism and surface properties

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9482-9490 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Reduction of differential modal gain in a two-mode amplifier using a void-inscribed EDF

open access Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9574-9580 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Daytime radiative cooler using porous TiO2: new approach

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9400-9408 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser annealing to improve PbSe thin film photosensitivity and specific detectivity

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9409-9414 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Effects of the injection compression process parameters on residual stress of plastic lenses

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9626-9632 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Aligning an optical cavity: with reference to cavity ring-down spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9464-9468 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Simultaneous measurement of temperature and strain based on SCF-based MZI cascaded with FBG

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9476-9481 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Sensitive detection of NO using a compact portable CW DFB-QCL-based WMS sensor

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9491-9498 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhancing the Faraday rotation of monolayer black phosphorus by the optical Tamm state at the photonic crystal interface

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9607-9613 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Threshold conditions of electric field enhancement and energy confinement in the low-index core of nanoscale waveguides

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9415-9423 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimal configurations for different incident polarization states in linear polarization calibration

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9520-9531 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Electromagnetically induced transparency metamaterial with polarization independence and multi-transmission windows

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9568-9573 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigation of the mechanism and influence of laser wavelength and energy on laser opto-ultrasonic dual detection

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9591-9597 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband omnidirectional near-infrared reflector based on an angle-insensitive photonic band gap

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9621-9625 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Comparison of nonlinear filtering techniques for photonic systems with blackbody radiation

Appl. Opt. 59(30), 9303-9312 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF