This Applied Optics feature issue is dedicated to the eleventh topical meeting on Optical Interference Coatings held on 6–11 June 2010 in Tucson, Arizona, USA. This topical conference is held in a three year rotation with conferences in Europe and Asia and is a premier opportunity to discuss advances in research and development within the field of optical interference coatings. Papers from this meeting cover a broad range of topics ranging from deposition processes, thin film design, materials, metrology, and a wide array of practical applications.
© 2011 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: March 8, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: March 8, 2011
Published: March 18, 2011
Christopher J. Stolz, Markus K. Tilsch, and Detlev Ristau, "Optical Society of America’s 2010 Topical Meeting on Optical Interference Coatings: Introduction by the feature editors," Appl. Opt. 50, OIC1-OIC2 (2011)