1 March 2020, Volume 59, Issue 7, pp. 1801-2210; Feat. pp: OSS1–B38  
60 articles


Optical Sensors and Sensing 2019: introduction to the joint feature issue

open access Appl. Opt. 59(7), OSS1-OSS2 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Toward a locally adaptive optical protection filtering for human eyes and technical vision sensors

Appl. Opt. 59(7), B1-B9 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Precision heterodyne oxygen-corrected spectrometry: vertical profiling of water and carbon dioxide in the troposphere and lower stratosphere

Appl. Opt. 59(7), B10-B17 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Evaluation of glint correction approaches for fine-scale ocean color measurements by lightweight hyperspectral imaging spectrometers

Appl. Opt. 59(7), B18-B34 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Toward free-running operation of dual-comb fiber lasers for methane sensing

open access Appl. Opt. 59(7), B35-B38 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Study of polarization memory’s impact on detection range in natural water fogs

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1885-1895 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Generation of homogeneous 3D Gaussian noise with spherically symmetric covariance

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1960-1967 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Linear depolarization ratios of nitrate-coated mineral dust particles in haze episodes

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2057-2064 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Low-noise and high-sensitivity Φ-OTDR based on an optimized dual-pulse heterodyne detection scheme

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1864-1870 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

On the performance of adaptive hybrid MQAM–MPPM scheme over Nakagami and log-normal dynamic visible light communication channels

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1896-1906 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of a compact and broadband terahertz polarization splitter based on gradient dual-core photonic crystal fiber

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1974-1979 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Microstructure and spectral characteristics of spectrum-fingerprint fiber with double luminous centers for anti-counterfeiting application

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2004-2010 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Demonstration of a low-power, local-oscillator-less, and DSP-free coherent receiver for data center interconnects

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2031-2041 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Simple approach for Doppler frequency shift estimation based on a dual-polarization quadrature phase shift keying (DP-QPSK) modulator

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2114-2120 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Upconversion dark-field imaging with extended field of view at video frame rate

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2157-2164 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Optical properties of chain inverted pyramids on silicon

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2065-2071 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Michelson-interferometric-configuration-based incoherent digital holography with a geometric phase shifter

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1948-1953 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical asymmetric cryptosystem for multi-image in cyan–magenta–yellow–black color space

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1854-1863 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Transport-of-intensity phase imaging with polarization directed flat lenses

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2011-2015 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterization of a spatial light modulator using polarization-sensitive digital holography

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2024-2030 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Speckle-illuminated Fourier ptychography: analysis of diffuser roughness and reconstruction aperture on imaging performance

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2201-2210 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Measuring the refractive index of optical adhesives at cryogenic temperatures

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1841-1845 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Rapid 3D measurement technique for colorful objects employing RGB color light projection

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1907-1915 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Phase-modulation combined deflectometry for small defect detection

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2016-2023 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Automatic 3D color shape measurement system based on a stereo camera

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2086-2096 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Parallel phase shifting radial shear interferometry with complex fringes and unknown phase shift

open access Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2128-2134 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Model-free determination of the birefringence and dichroism in c-cut crystals from transmission ellipsometry measurements

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2192-2200 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Incoherent detection sensor design approach using Gaussian optics

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1939-1947 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Mid-infrared dual-comb generation via the cross-phase modulation effect in a normal-dispersion microcavity

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2101-2107 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Wavelength shift with a diode-pumped continuous-wave Yb:CALGO laser

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2097-2100 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Frequency stabilization method for transition to a Rydberg state using Zeeman modulation

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2108-2113 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultra-low stress SiO2 coatings by ion beam sputtering deposition

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1871-1875 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Scattering force and heating effect in laser-induced plasmonic welding of silver nanowire junctions

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2186-2191 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Phase-sensitive amplification of a QPSK signal using a dispersion engineered silicon-graphene oxide hybrid waveguide

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1801-1807 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Wide multiwavelength Brillouin–Raman fiber laser assisted by an arc-shaped fiber attenuator

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1876-1884 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Fundamental design parameters of two-component optical systems: theoretical analysis

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1998-2003 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

High gain and low excess noise InGaAs/InP avalanche photodiode with lateral impact ionization

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1980-1984 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Anti-stain algorithm of angular displacement based on a single image sensor

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1985-1990 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Planar cascaded triangular hyperlens structures

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2050-2056 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical frequency dependence of the light shift effect for vector magnetometry with cesium

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2072-2076 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

All-fiber optic displacement sensing system for an Ilizarov transverse tibial bone transport device

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2077-2084 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Two-axis dielectric laser acceleration using two orthogonal laser pulses in a dual-grating base structure

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2135-2140 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Three-dimensional-printed Fabry–Perot interferometer on an optical fiber tip for a gas pressure sensor

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2173-2178 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Designing an electro-optical encoder based on photonic crystals using the graphene–Al2O3 stacks

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2179-2185 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Propagation characteristics of a partially coherent self-shifting beam in random media

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1834-1840 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Fast modal analysis for Hermite–Gaussian beams via deep learning

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1954-1959 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Single-shot measurements by Fresnel diffraction of divergent waves from a phase plate

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1968-1973 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Predicting the redshift on the ultraviolet spectrum using the peak area method

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1823-1833 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Compressive spectral imaging approach using adaptive coded apertures

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1924-1938 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Accurate quantification of alkalinity of sintered ore by random forest model based on PCA and variable importance (PCA-VI-RF)

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2042-2049 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Noise effects and the impact of detector responses on the characterization of extreme ultraviolet attosecond pulses

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2121-2127 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Interband cascade laser absorption of hydrogen chloride for high-temperature thermochemical analysis of fire-resistant polymer reactivity

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2141-2148 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of strain on surface plasmon polaritons of a graphene cladded one-dimensional photonic crystal

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2149-2156 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical interference coatings measurement problem 2019 [Invited]

Appl. Opt. 59(7), 1846-1853 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Temperature dependence of collisional broadening and shift for the Kr 4p6S01 → 5p[3/2]2 electronic transition: publisher’s note

open access Appl. Opt. 59(7), 2085-2085 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF