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Manufacturing problem contest [invited]

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C1-C10 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Mirrors used in the LIGO interferometers for first detection of gravitational waves

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C11-C15 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of background pressure on Co/C multilayers

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C16-C20 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterization of grain sizes and roughness of HfO2 single layers

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C24-C29 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Production of Brewster angle thin film polarizers using a ZrO2/SiO2 pair of materials

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C30-C34 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Reflectivity mapping of large-aperture mirrors with cavity ringdown technique

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C35-C40 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigation of SiO2-Al2O3 nanolaminates for protection of silver reflectors

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C41-C46 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Mechanical, structural, and optical properties of PEALD metallic oxides for optical applications

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C47-C59 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Analysis of surface deformation in thin-film coatings by carrier frequency interferometry

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C60-C64 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Modeling and validation of uniform large-area optical coating deposition on a rotating drum using microwave plasma reactive sputtering

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C65-C70 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Dispersive mirror for the mid-infrared spectral range of 9–11.5  μm

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C71-C74 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Environmental durability of protected silver mirrors prepared by plasma beam sputtering

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C75-C86 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Computational experiments on atomistic modeling of thin-film deposition

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C87-C90 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of ion beam figuring and subsequent antireflective coating deposition on the surface absorption of CaF2 at 193  nm

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C91-C95 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Long-term time dependence of internal stress in lanthanum titanium oxide (H4) optical thin films

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C96-C99 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Fabrication of broadband absorbing coatings for amplified spontaneous emission suppression

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C100-C105 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Angle-tolerant hybrid plasmonic filters for visible light communications

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C106-C116 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Research on the mechanical stability of high laser resistant coatings on lithium triborate crystal

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C117-C122 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Transient features and growth behavior of artificial cracks during the initial damage period

Appl. Opt. 56(4), C123-C130 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement of back-scattering patterns from single laser trapped aerosol particles in air

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B1-B4 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Developing an integrated photonic system with a simple beamforming architecture for phased-array antennas

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B5-B13 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Fluence-induced reversal of saturable absorption in a ruthenium-based porphyrin

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B14-B17 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Additive phase noise of fiber-optic links used in photonic microwave-generation systems

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B18-B25 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Resonant structures for infrared detection

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B26-B36 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarized skylight navigation

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B37-B46 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser-shocked energetic materials with metal additives: evaluation of chemistry and detonation performance

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B47-B57 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Materials design parameters for infrared device applications based on III-V semiconductors

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B58-B63 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Intermixing studies in GaN1−xSbx highly mismatched alloys

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B64-B69 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Wavelength tuning in cryogenically cooled lasers based on Er-doped orthovanadates

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B70-B73 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Development of photoacoustic sensing platforms at the Army Research Laboratory

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B74-B84 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Energetic material response to ultrafast indirect laser heating

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B85-B91 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear polarization spectroscopy of a Rydberg state for laser stabilization

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B92-B96 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

High-efficiency, 154  W CW, diode-pumped Raman fiber laser with brightness enhancement

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B97-B102 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Optics research at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B103-B115 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

1.6  kW Yb fiber amplifier using chirped seed amplification for stimulated Brillouin scattering suppression

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B116-B122 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Indirect ignition of energetic materials with laser-driven flyer plates

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B134-B141 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Compressive imaging via a rotating coded aperture

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B142-B153 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Co-precipitation of rare-earth-doped Y2O3 and MgO nanocomposites for mid-infrared solid-state lasers

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B154-B158 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Multiplex coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering spectroscopy for trace chemical detection

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B159-B168 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of a noncooled fiber collimator for compact, high-efficiency fiber laser arrays

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B169-B178 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear optical characterization of multinuclear iridium compounds containing tricycloquinazoline

Appl. Opt. 56(3), B179-B183 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Continuous and discrete diffractive elements with polar symmetries

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A1-A7 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Modification of spatial domain algorithms for apertureless light propagation

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A8-A12 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Wavefront sensing by numerical evaluation of diffracted wavefields

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A13-A22 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Toward spectral intensity interferometry

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A23-A30 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Computer-generated holograms for fiber optical communication with spatial-division multiplexing

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A31-A40 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Centroid stabilization for laser alignment to corner cubes: designing a matched filter

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A41-A51 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Minimum bias image processing with a distributed-aperture millimeter-wave imager

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A52-A61 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Fractional Fourier transform-based description of the Talbot effect: application to analog signal processing

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A62-A68 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

A matter of style: Adolf Lohmann’s approach to optical phase space

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A69-A78 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Coherent superresolution imaging via grating-based illumination

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A79-A88 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Diffractive array optics tuned by rotation

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A89-A96 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Acceleration of hologram generation by optimizing the arrangement of wavefront recording planes

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A97-A103 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Tunable field depth: hyperbolic optical masks

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A104-A114 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

New key based on tilted lenses for optical encryption

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A115-A125 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Talbot diffraction and Fourier filtering for phase locking an array of lasers

Appl. Opt. 56(1), A126-A132 (2017)  View: HTML | PDF

Atmospheric and Oceanic Optics

High-power lasers for directed-energy applications: comment

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9950-9953 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Atmospheric and Oceanic Optics

Analysis of an optical turbulence profile using complete ensemble empirical mode decomposition

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9932-9938 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarimetric characteristics of a class of hyperspectral radiometers

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10092-10104 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

First mesospheric wind images using the Michelson interferometer for airglow dynamics imaging

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10105-10118 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Diffraction and Gratings

Rigorous coupled-wave analysis equivalent-index-slab method for analyzing 3D angular misalignment in interlayer grating couplers

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10006-10015 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

Detailed study of bending effects in large mode area segmented cladding fibers

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9954-9960 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Highly nonlinear polarization-maintaining photonic crystal fiber with nanoscale GaP strips

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10030-10037 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Single-mode large-mode-area laser fiber with ultralow numerical aperture and high beam quality

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10133-10137 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF


Temperature-induced spectrum response of volume grating as an effective strategy for holographic sensing in acrylamide polymer part I: sensing

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9907-9916 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Temperature-induced spectrum response of a volume grating as an effective strategy for holographic sensing in an acrylamide polymer part II: physical mechanism

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9917-9924 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Image Processing

Optical double-image encryption and authentication by sparse representation

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9939-9944 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Imaging Systems

Single-acquisition wide-field superresolution for telescopes

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10025-10029 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Naturalness index for a tone-mapped high dynamic range image

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10084-10091 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology

Combining sub-Nyquist sampling and chirp decomposition for a high-precision and speed absolute distance measurement method

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9974-9977 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Design, fabrication, and verification of a three-dimensional autocollimator

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9986-9991 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Virtual interferometer calibration method of a non-null interferometer for freeform surface measurements

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9992-10001 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement of surface form error of an optical surface with reduced interferometric spatial coherence artifacts using a ring source and polarization phase-shifting interferometry

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10053-10059 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Accurate testing of aspheric surfaces using the transport of intensity equation by properly selecting the defocusing distance

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10067-10072 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Lasers and Laser Optics

Issues of laser safety of visual landing systems

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9945-9949 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Spectral phase effects and control requirements of coherent beam combining for ultrashort ultrahigh intensity laser systems

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10124-10132 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF


Method of super-resolution based on array detection and maximum-likelihood estimation

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9925-9931 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear Optics

Terahertz generation based on difference frequency generation by rotating fan-out poled LiNbO3

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10073-10077 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical Devices

Numerical characterization of InP-based quantum dot semiconductor optical amplifier

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9978-9985 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Liquid-crystal-grating-based optical displacement sensors

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10045-10052 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Wideband and low-dispersion engineered slow light using liquid infiltration of a modified photonic crystal waveguide

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10060-10066 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Slow light in narrow-core hollow optical waveguide with low loss and large bandwidth

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10119-10123 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Optics at Surfaces

Synthesis of ultrathin TiO2/Ti films with tunable structural color

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10002-10005 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Physical Optics

Radiometric calibration of tempospatially modulated polarization interference imaging spectrometer

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10016-10024 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Remote Sensing and Sensors

Higher Q factor and higher extinction ratio with lower detection limit photonic crystal–parallel-integrated sensor array for on-chip optical multiplexing sensing

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 10078-10083 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF


Linear depolarization of lidar returns by aged smoke particles

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9968-9973 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultrafast Optics

Chair-like pulses in an all-normal dispersion Ytterbium-doped mode-locked fiber laser

Appl. Opt. 55(35), 9961-9967 (2016)  View: HTML | PDF

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