20 December 2020, Volume 59, Issue 36, pp. 11196-11395  
26 articles


Farewell message from the Editor-in-Chief: editorial

open access Appl. Opt. 59(36), ED4-ED4 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental evolution of the temporal and spectral profiles of noise-like pulses within the mode-locked regions of a figure-eight fiber laser

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11215-11224 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Fast response microfiber-optic pH sensor based on a polyaniline sensing layer

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11261-11265 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

1-bit feedback-based beamforming scheme for an uplink FSO-NOMA system with SIC errors

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11274-11291 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Light depolarization based on dispersion degree of polarization

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11301-11309 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultrasensitive temperature fiber optic sensor based on a HO(Me2SiO)nH (silicone rubber) Fabry–Pérot cavity

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11319-11324 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Bias twisting in side-tapered PMF Sagnac loop interferometer for simultaneous measurement of directional torsion and temperature

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11325-11331 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Two-dimensional hexagonal boron nitride as saturable absorber for a 1.5 µm passively Q-switched erbium-doped fiber laser

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11337-11341 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Low SNR difference Nyquist-WDM channels with optical sinc-shaped pulses based on flat electro-optic frequency combs

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11389-11395 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Spatial axial shearing common-path interferometer for natural light

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11332-11336 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Fast method for computing a system matrix using a polar-coordinate pixel model with concentric annuluses of different radial widths

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11225-11231 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Photon-counting-based optical frequency metrology

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11232-11239 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Distorted pinhole camera modeling and calibration

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11310-11318 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Multimodal fringe detection for a self-mixing interferometry-based vibration sensor

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11342-11350 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Classification of laser modality for a self-mixing interferometric sensor

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11351-11358 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Differential confocal measurement for surface topography with microstructures based on spiral scanning and wavelet filter

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11359-11370 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Z+/Z lithium niobate optical waveguide sensitivity related to pyroelectric effect

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11209-11214 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Intraguide mode conversions of silica-on-silicon transfer waveguides and SOI tapered structures for highly efficient chip-fiber butt coupling

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11253-11260 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Generation of a square-shaped pulse in mode-locked fiber lasers with a microfiber-based few-layer Nb2C saturable absorber

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11240-11245 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Reproducible process regimes during glass welding by bursts of subpicosecond laser pulses

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11382-11388 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

In vivo acoustoelectric imaging for high-resolution visualization of cardiac electric spatiotemporal dynamics

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11292-11300 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and implementation of a high-performance panoramic annular lens

open access Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11246-11252 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

DD-Net: spectral imaging from a monochromatic dispersed and diffused snapshot

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11196-11208 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Intensity-dependent speckle contrast of second harmonic light in a nonlinear disordered medium

Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11266-11272 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultracompact silicon polarization splitter-rotator using dual-etched and tapered coupler: publisher’s note

open access Appl. Opt. 59(36), 11273-11273 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF