About the Journal
Advances in Optics and Photonics encompasses comprehensive review articles and multimedia tutorials appropriate for students, researchers, faculty, business professionals and engineers. Authoritative content covers advances in optics and photonics from fundamental science to engineering applications. Submissions of long reviews and tutorials are invited only.
Editor-in-Chief: Govind Agrawal, University of Rochester
Frequency: Rapid article-at-a-time publishing; Quarterly issues
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Message from the Incoming Editor: Editorial
Abstract: The incoming Editor-in-Chief of Advances in Optics and Photonics, Govind Agrawal, shares his... Advances in Optics and Photonics, Vol. 6 Issue 1, pp.ED1-ED2 (2014)
Farewell Message from the Editor: Editorial
Abstract: The founding Editor-in-Chief of Advances in Optics and Photonics, Bahaa Saleh, shares his thoughts... Advances in Optics and Photonics, Vol. 5 Issue 4, pp.ED1-ED1 (2013)
Inducing and harnessing stimulated Brillouin scattering in photonic integrated circuits
We review recent progress in inducing and harnessing stimulated Brillouin scattering (SBS) in integrated... Advances in Optics and Photonics, Vol. 5 Issue 4, pp.536-587 (2013)
Three-dimensional display technologies
The physical world around us is three-dimensional (3D), yet traditional display devices can show only... Advances in Optics and Photonics, Vol. 5 Issue 4, pp.456-535 (2013)
Modeling photonic crystal interfaces and stacks: impedance-based approaches
In many research areas, the reflective properties of a bulk medium are characterized by its impedance or an... Advances in Optics and Photonics, Vol. 5 Issue 4, pp.385-455 (2013)
Selected Review Articles from OSA JournalsThe following review articles appear in recent issues of OSA journals.
- Feb 24 2014 : Thicker than Water: Medical Researchers Use Light to Quickly and Easily Measure Blood’s Clotting Properties - To provide caregivers with timely information about the clotting... more
- Feb 18 2014 : A Stretchable Highway for Light - A team of Belgian researchers reports progress on this front with... more
- Feb 11 2014 : First 3-D Movies of Living Sperm - more