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Applied Optics

Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

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A highly regarded, premium quality must read for everyone in the optics field that offers applications-centered research in optics, photonics, imaging, and sensing. Topics germane to the journal include optical technology, lasers, photonics, environmental optics, and information processing.

Editor-in-Chief: Joseph N. Mait, US Army Research Laboratory
ISSN: 1559-128X | eISSN: 2155-3165
Frequency: Rapid article-at-a-time publication; 3 issues per month
2013 Impact Factor: 1.649

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Measurement of LED chips using a large-area silicon photodiode
We propose the output power measurement of bare-wafer/chip light-emitting diodes (LEDs) using a large-area... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 29, pp.H44-H50 (2014)

Temperature nonuniformity occurring during the cooling process of a KDP crystal and its effects on second-harmonic generation
The temperature nonuniformity occurring during the cooling process of a KDP crystal is studied, along with... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 23, pp.5109-5116 (2014)

Double-image encryption without information disclosure using phase-truncation Fourier transforms and a random amplitude mask
We present a study about information disclosure in phase-truncation-based cryptosystems. The main information... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 23, pp.5100-5108 (2014)

Resolution limits of extrinsic Fabry–Perot interferometric displacement sensors utilizing wavelength scanning interrogation
The factors limiting the resolution of displacement sensors based on the extrinsic Fabry–Perot... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 23, pp.5092-5099 (2014)

All-normal-dispersion passive harmonic mode-locking 220  fs ytterbium fiber laser
We report a stable passive second-harmonic mode-locked all-normal-dispersion ytterbium fiber laser based on... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 23, pp.5088-5091 (2014)

Biomedical applications of holographic microspectroscopy [Invited]
The identification and quantification of specific molecules are crucial for studying the pathophysiology of... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 27, pp.G111-G122 (2014)

Dual-plane in-line digital holography based on liquid crystal on silicon spatial light modulator
A dual-plane in-line digital holographic method is proposed with a liquid crystal on silicon (LCOS) spatial... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 27, pp.G105-G110 (2014)

Efficient multiframe super-resolution for imagery with lateral shifts
Trade studies used to design optical imaging systems frequently result in systems being undersampled. The... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 24, pp.F1-F9 (2014)

High-sensitivity temperature sensor based on an optoelectronic oscillator
A high-sensitivity temperature sensor based on an optoelectronic oscillator (OEO) is proposed and... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 22, pp.5084-5087 (2014)

Axially distributed sensing with a monoscopic imaging lens for single-shot distance measurements
Using the image-based optical measurement method known as axially distributed sensing (ADS), the depth... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 22, pp.5078-5083 (2014)

Optical coherence elastography for measuring the deformation within glass fiber composite
Optical coherence elastography (OCE) has been applied to the study of microscopic deformation in biological... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 22, pp.5070-5077 (2014)

Review of holographic-based three-dimensional object recognition techniques [Invited]
With the advancement of computing and optical technologies, it is now possible to capture digital holograms... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 27, pp.G95-G104 (2014)

Spatial bandwidth analysis of fast backward Fresnel diffraction for precise computer-generated hologram design
Designing near-field computer-generated holograms (CGHs) for a spatial light modulator (SLM) requires... Applied Optics, Vol. 53 Issue 27, pp.G84-G94 (2014)

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Call for Papers

Imaging Systems and Signal Recovery
  • Gisele Bennett, Christy Fernandez-Cull, David Gerwe, Michael Kriss, Edmund Lam, Zeev Zalevsky
  • Submission Opens: 1 November 2014; Submission Deadline: 1 December 2014
Light and Color in the Open Air
  • Joseph A. Shaw (Lead), Raymond L. Lee, Jr., Philip Laven
  • Submission Opens: 15 July 2014; Submission Deadline: 1 September 2014
2014 Digital Holography and 3-D Imaging
  • Yoshio Hayasaki (lead), Marc Georges, Jung-Ping Liu, David D. Nolte
  • Submissions Open: 1 August 2014; Submission Deadline: 1 September 2014
Advances in Lithography
  • Bruce Smith, Rongguang Liang
  • Submission Opens: 1 June 2014; Submission Deadline: 1 August 2014

In Progress

Optical Design and Testing
  • Bob Breault, Yi-Ching Fang, John Koshel, Chao-Wen Liang, Jose Sasian, Yongtian Wang
  • In Progress (no new submissions accepted)
Laser Interaction with Materials (Invited only)
  • Claude Phipps (Lead), Willy Bohn, Thierry Sarnet
  • In Progress (no new submissions accepted)
Digital Holography and 3-D Imaging
  • Myung K. Kim, Chau-Jern Cheng, Jinwoong Kim, Wolfgang Osten, Pascal Picart, Hiroshi Yoshikawa
  • In Progress (no new submissions accepted)
Display Technology
  • Liang-Chy Chien, Vladimir G. Chigrinov, Andy Y.-G. Fuh, Yi-Pai Huang, Iam Choon Khoo, Tsung-Hsien Lin, Arokia Nathan, Tsung-Hsun Yang
  • In Progress (no new submissions accepted)

Published

Focus on Inst. Research at Georgia Tech (Invited Only)
  • Gisele Bennett
  • Published
Imaging Systems and Applications
  • Francisco Imai, Torbjørn Skauli, Shoji Tomianga, Dale C. Linne von berg, Zeev Zalevsky
  • Published

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