10 July 2021, Volume 60, Issue 20, pp. 5752-5989; Feat. pp: E1–E40  
35 articles


Lasting impressions: editorial

open access Appl. Opt. 60(20), ED2-ED2 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Low-complexity adaptive radius outlier removal filter based on PCA for lidar point cloud denoising

Appl. Opt. 60(20), E1-E7 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Minimum achievable height of a single-module LED low-beam projection headlamp

open access Appl. Opt. 60(20), E8-E16 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Simulations of vehicular optical wireless communication systems and comparisons with DSRC systems

Appl. Opt. 60(20), E17-E33 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Coating-relevant properties of high-index optical polymers for automotive applications

Appl. Opt. 60(20), E34-E40 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

A simple, powerful diode laser system for atomic physics

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5832-5836 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Shape reconstruction based on a multicore optical fiber array with temperature self-compensation

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5795-5804 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Wavelength-tunable Q-switched erbium-doped fiber laser based on a digital micromirror device

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5819-5825 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Signal detection algorithms for interferometric sensors with harmonic phase modulation: evaluation of additive noise effects

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5959-5966 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Fast mask model for extreme ultraviolet lithography with a slanted absorber sidewall

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5776-5782 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of deformation of a flat plate specimen under in-plane blasting loading on 2D and 3D digital image correlation measurement

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5765-5775 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Improved resolution in x-ray tomography by super-resolution

open access Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5783-5794 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (4)]

Alternative linear microgrid polarimeters: design, analysis, and demosaicing considerations

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5805-5818 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Spatially modulated snapshot computed tomographic polarization imaging spectrometer

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5860-5866 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Infrared small target energy distribution model for subpixel motion

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5873-5879 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Generating bursts of femtosecond laser pulses with a tunable delay and envelope in a folded Michelson interferometer

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5867-5872 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Cryogenic spectrometer for measuring the far-IR to millimeter-wave absorptivity of cosmic analog dusts

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5880-5890 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

3D face imaging with the spatial-temporal correlation method using a rotary speckle projector

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5925-5935 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Radial shearing speckle pattern interference system based on a spatial light modulator

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5953-5958 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Symmetrical superfission of optical solitons in a well-type nonlocal system

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5854-5859 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Suppressing stimulated Raman scattering by adopting a composite cavity in a narrow linewidth fiber oscillator

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5984-5989 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Heterostructured Cu2O–Au nanowire as a dual-functional nanocomposite for environmental pollutant degradation and hydrogen peroxide sensing

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5936-5941 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

2.55 W continuous-wave 378 nm laser by intracavity frequency doubling of a diode-pumped Alexandrite laser

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5900-5905 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Cross-polarized wave-generation-based single-shot fourth-order autocorrelator

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5912-5916 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband absorption coating for large-curvature surfaces by atomic layer deposition

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5759-5764 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Pixel crosstalk in naked-eye micro-LED 3D display

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5977-5983 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Graphene metalens with dynamic focusing and plane focusing in the terahertz range

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5752-5758 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Meat species identification accuracy improvement using sample set portioning based on joint x–y distance and laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5826-5831 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Rapid detection of color-treated pearls and separation of pearl types using fluorescence analysis

open access Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5837-5845 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

In situ diagnosis of mature HLB-asymptomatic citrus fruits by laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 60(20), 5846-5853 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF