1 June 2021, Volume 60, Issue 16, pp. 4502-4999  
61 articles


Editors' Pick

Detection of small targets in the infrared: an infrared search and track tutorial

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4762-4777 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Input pulse duration effect on laser-induced underwater acoustic signals

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4582-4590 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Correction of shape distortions in laser beams apodized with circular serrated apertures

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4861-4870 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhancement in photocurrent by dual-interface period-mismatched rotating rectangle grating-based c-Si solar cells

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4938-4947 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and experimental evaluation of enhanced diffraction efficiency of lanthanum-based material coated laminar-type gratings in the boron K-emission region

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4993-4999 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Indoor location technology based on LED visible light and QR code

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4606-4612 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Photonic approach for simultaneous measurement of microwave DFS and AOA

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4622-4626 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and analysis of trench-assisted dual-mode multi-core fiber with large-mode-field-area

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4698-4705 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Tapered Mach–Zehnder interferometer based on PbS quantum dots modified by polymers for copper ion sensing

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4807-4813 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Improving the adaptability of the optical performance monitor by transfer learning

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4827-4834 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence of temperature and dose rate on radiation-induced attenuation at 1542 nm in fluorine-doped fibers

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4841-4847 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Wavefront correction algorithm based on a complete second-order DM-SHWS model for free-space optical communications

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4954-4963 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Design method for an off-axis reflective anamorphic optical system with aberration balance and constraint control

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4557-4566 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Accurate and practical feature extraction from noisy holograms

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4639-4646 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Digital holographic microscopy for real-time investigation of 3D microstructural dynamics of starch-kefiran-based nanocomposite

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4706-4715 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

High-speed computational ghost imaging based on an auto-encoder network under low sampling rate

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4591-4598 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Spectral polarization camera based on ghost imaging via sparsity constraints

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4632-4638 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Single pixel structured imaging through fog

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4793-4797 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Infrared image impulse noise suppression using tensor robust principal component analysis and truncated total variation

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4916-4929 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Degree of polarization of photoluminescence from facets of InP as a function of strain: some experimental evidence

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4502-4510 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Error analysis of channeled Stokes polarimeters

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4511-4518 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Optimal optical path difference of an asymmetric common-path coherent-dispersion spectrometer

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4535-4543 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

On-axis sample viewer with flexible working distance for an X-ray spectroscopy beamline

open access Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4627-4631 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Modified homodyne laser interferometer based on phase modulation for simultaneously measuring displacement and angle

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4647-4653 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Experimental study on the effect of defect curvature on the impact fracture behavior of structures using the real-virtual caustics method

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4654-4661 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

2D zonal integration with unordered data

open access Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4662-4667 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimization of multiscale digital speckle patterns for multiscale deformation measurement using stereo-digital image correlation

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4680-4689 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Temporally averaged speckle noise in wavefront sensors for beam projection in weak turbulence

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4723-4731 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Robust block-matching algorithm for motion estimation using an anti-interference similarity criterion and the bilateral optimization scheme

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4746-4754 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Parametric dog-bone-shaped tunable cylindrical fluidic lens

open access Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4755-4761 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Improved spatial-shifting two-wavelength algorithm for 3D shape measurement with a look-up table

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4878-4884 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Mueller matrix ellipsometer based on discrete-angle rotating Fresnel rhomb compensators

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4964-4971 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Comparison of pyrometry and thermography for thermal analysis of thermite reactions

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4976-4985 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Engineered nanophotonic waveguide with ultra-low dispersion

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4732-4737 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Multi-tip edge coupler for integration of a distributed feedback semiconductor laser with a thin-film lithium niobate modulator

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4814-4819 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental and theoretical analysis of Dy3+-doped fiber lasers for efficient yellow emission

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4613-4621 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Rugged diode-pumped Alexandrite laser as an emitter in a compact mobile lidar system for atmospheric measurements

open access Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4668-4679 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Exploration of yellow-emitting phosphors for white LEDs from natural resources

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4716-4722 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Construction of an integrated multi-layer textile for solar-driven steam generation

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4930-4937 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Design and fabrication of a metallic irregular F–P filter array for a miniature spectrometer

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4948-4953 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence of multiple reflections on the transmission coefficients of uniaxial plane–parallel plates

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4573-4581 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Refractive index sensor based on a Tamm Fabry–Perot hybrid resonance

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4738-4745 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Disturbance compensation of a multiaperture imaging system based on a coupling rotating prism using an improved model compensation control

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4798-4806 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Signal-to-noise ratio of a near-infrared static wind imaging Michelson interferometer

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4848-4855 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Particle counting based on high-order Fano resonance in an optofluidic microcavity

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4856-4860 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Design and analysis of a compact subwavelength-grating-assisted 1.55/2 µm wavelength demultiplexer

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4972-4975 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Controlling Tamm phonons using hBN and a distributed Bragg reflector for narrowband refractive index sensing

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4986-4992 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Strong extrinsic chirality in biaxial hyperbolic material α-MoO3 with in-plane anisotropy

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4599-4605 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Filterless radio-over-fiber system that generates 80 and 160 GHz millimeter waves based on two MZMs

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4871-4877 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Utilizing a Cornu depolarizer in the generation of spatially unpolarized light

open access Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4892-4900 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical configuration of an N ∶ 2N reversible decoder using a LiNbO3-based Mach–Zehnder interferometer

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4544-4556 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Robust aperiodic synchronous scheme for satellite-to-ground quantum key distribution

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4787-4792 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical design for laser tweezers Raman spectroscopy setups for increased sensitivity and flexible spatial detection

open access Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4519-4523 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Spectrally resolved, 1D, mid-infrared imaging of temperature, CO2, and HCl in propellant flames

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4524-4534 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Inelastic hyperspectral Scheimpflug lidar for microalgae classification and quantification

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4778-4786 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Doppler-shift compensated spatial heterodyne spectroscopy for rapidly moving sources

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4885-4891 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimized plasmonic reversible logic gate for low loss communication

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4567-4572 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical spanner for nanoparticle rotation with focused optical vortex generated through a Pancharatnam–Berry phase metalens

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4820-4826 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Dual-regulated broadband terahertz absorber based on vanadium dioxide and graphene

Appl. Opt. 60(16), 4835-4840 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF