10 March 2021, Volume 60, Issue 8, pp. 2109-2464  
43 articles


Fast full-field modulation transfer function analysis for photographic lens quality assessment

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2197-2206 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Detection of atmospheric temperature by using polarization high-spectral-resolution lidar

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2109-2117 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Performance of M-ary pulse position modulated optical wireless communications systems in the marine atmosphere

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2166-2170 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Multi-resolution analysis of aero-optical effects in a supersonic turbulent boundary layer

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2242-2251 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Direct measurement of the sound velocity in water based on the acousto-optic signal

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2455-2464 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Probability of signal demodulation jump errors in the maximum-likelihood-estimation algorithm for a low SNR interference spectrum

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2171-2176 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Spectral speckle-correlation imaging

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2388-2392 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical and thermal performance of a toroidal compound parabolic concentrator

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2213-2221 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Virtually imaged phased-array-based 2D nonmechanical beam-steering device for FMCW LiDAR

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2177-2189 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Wavelength-multiplexed stereoscopic LC display using scanning backlight

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2331-2338 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Three-dimensional evaluation of subsurface damage in optical glasses with ground and polished surfaces using FF-OCT

open access Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2118-2126 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (4)]

Quantitative analysis of errors caused by vibration on polarization parametric indirect microscopic imaging system

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2141-2149 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Alignment of the active secondary mirror of a space telescope using model-based wavefront sensorless adaptive optics

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2228-2234 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Embedded optical fiber link interferometer sensors for snapshot surface inspection using the synthetic wavelength technique

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2339-2347 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

High-resolution sequential thermal fringe projection technique for fast and accurate 3D shape measurement of transparent objects

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2362-2371 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Error coupling analysis of the laboratory calibration method for a star tracker

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2372-2379 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Trinocular vision and spatial prior based method for ground clearance measurement of transmission lines

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2422-2433 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical 1-bit comparator based on two-dimensional photonic crystals

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2275-2280 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Mid-infrared polarization rotator based on a Si3N4-CaF2 hybrid plasmonic waveguide with asymmetric metal claddings

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2441-2449 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Low threshold soliton and a noise-like pulse conversion in an all-polarization-maintaining figure-eight cavity

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2190-2196 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Spatio-temporal focal spot characterization and modeling of the NIF ARC kilojoule picosecond laser

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2288-2303 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Velocity property of an optical chain generated by the tightly focused femtosecond radially polarization pulse

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2380-2387 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Performance of zinc oxide quantum dots coated paper and application of fluorescent anti-counterfeiting

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2304-2313 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Rapid isolation method of Saccharomyces cerevisiae based on optically induced dielectrophoresis technique for fungal infection diagnosis

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2150-2157 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Self-monitored and optically powered fiber-optic device for localized hyperthermia and controlled cell death in vitro

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2400-2411 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Improvement of a computer-aided alignment algorithm for the nonsymmetric off-axis reflective telescope

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2127-2140 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Multiplexing multifoci optical metasurfaces for information encoding in the ultraviolet spectrum

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2222-2227 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Low-loss microscope optics with an axicon-based beam shaper

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2252-2262 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Passive athermalization and achromatization of a two-component system with air gap

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2324-2330 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Modeling, optimization, and validation of an extended-depth-of-field optical coherence tomography probe based on a mirror tunnel

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2393-2399 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Fiber optic evanescent wave humidity sensor based on SiO2/TiO2 bilayer films

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2158-2165 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Speed characterization of p-i-n photodiode based on GaSb/GaInAsSb/GaAlAsSb heterostructure with frontal bridge contact at 1.9 µm

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2263-2268 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Joint estimation of self-mixing interferometry parameters and displacement reconstruction based on local normalization

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2282-2287 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Organic-based photodetectors for multiband spectral imaging

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2314-2323 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Planar metamaterial sensor with graphene elliptical rings in transmission mode

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2434-2440 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Illumination characteristics of vortex beams in dark-field microscopic systems

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2269-2274 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Implementation of the wide-angle acousto-optical interaction geometry in a mercury bromide single crystal

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2348-2353 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Surface-enhanced shifted excitation Raman difference spectroscopy for trace detection of fentanyl in beverages

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2354-2361 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Combining spectroscopic techniques to determine the optical constants of powdered lactose

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2412-2421 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Efficient excitation of hybrid modes on a double-layer graphene with metallic slit grating

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2207-2212 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Dual-band and polarization-independent metamaterial terahertz narrowband absorber

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2235-2241 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Switchable terahertz metasurface with polarization conversion and filtering functions

Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2450-2454 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF

Full-color micro-LED displays with cadmium-free quantum dots patterned by photolithography technology: retraction

open access Appl. Opt. 60(8), 2281-2281 (2021)  View: HTML | PDF