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Top 50 Most-Cited Articles from JOSA, JOSA A, and JOSA B (as of April 4, 2007)


  1. E. H. Adelson and J.R. Bergen, "Spatiotemporal energy models for the perception of motion," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 2, 284 (1985). Open Access
    Times cited:  1157
  2. J. B. Keller, "Geometrical theory of diffraction," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 52, 116 (1962). Open Access
    Times cited:  931
  3. P. Kubelka, "New contributions to the optics of intensely light-scattering materials. Part 1," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 38, 448 (1948). Open Access
    Times cited:  846
  4. D. W. Berreman, "Optics in stratified and anisotropic media: 4x4-matrix formation," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 62, 502 (1972). Open Access
    Times cited:  791
  5. R. D. Cowan and D. C. Griffin, "Approximate relativistic corrections to atomic radial wave functions," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 66, 1010 (1976). Open Access
    Times cited:  769
  6. M. Takeda, H. Ina, and S. Kobayashi, "Fourier-transform method of fringe-pattern analysis for computer-based topography and interferometry," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 72, 156 (1982). Open Access
    Times cited:  769
  7. J. U. White, "Long optical paths of large aperture," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 32, 285 (1942). Open Access
    Times cited:  707
  8. R. C. Jones, "A new calculus for the treatment of optical systems I. Description and discussion of the calculus," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 31, 488 (1941). Open Access
    Times cited:  644
  9. D. L. Fried, "Optical resolution through a randomly inhomogeneous medium for very long and very short exposures," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 56, 1372 (1966). Open Access
    Times cited:  633
  10. L. A. Feldkamp, L. C. Davis, and J. W. Kress, "Practical cone-beam algorithm," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 1, 612 (1984). Open Access
    Times cited:  610
  11. R. K. Jain and R. C. Lind, "Degenerate four-wave mixing in semiconductor-doped glasses," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 73, 647 (1983). Open Access
    Times cited:  609
  12. A. B. Watson and A. J. Ahumada, "Model of human visual-motion sensing," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 2, 322 (1985). Open Access
    Times cited:  556
  13. J. Dalibard and C. Cohen Tannoudji, "Laser cooling below the Doppler limit by polarization gradients: simple theoretical models," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 6, 2023 (1989). Open Access
    Times cited:  544
  14. D. J. Field, "Relations between the statistics of natural images and the response properties of cortical-cells," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 4, 2379 (1987). Open Access
    Times cited:  541
  15. J. G. Daugman, "Uncertainty relation for resolution in space, spatial-frequency, and orientation optimized by two-dimensional visual cortical filters," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 2, 1160 (1985) Open Access.
    Times cited:  532
  16. I. H. Malitson, "Interspecimen comparison of refractive index of fused silica," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 55, 1205 (1965). Open Access
    Times cited:  530
  17. E. N Leith and J. Upatnieks, "Reconstructed wavefronts and communication theory," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 52, 1123 (1962). Open Access
    Times cited:  516
  18. H. E. Bennett and J. O. Porteus, "Relation between surface roughness and specular reflectance at normal incidence," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 51, 123 (1961). Open Access
    Times cited:  512
  19. C. Cox and W. Munk, "Measurement of the roughness of the sea surface from photographs of the suns glitter," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 44, 838 (1954). Open Access
    Times cited:  506
  20. E. Yablonovitch, "Photonic band-gap structures," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 10, 283 (1993). Open Access
    Times cited:  501
  21. J. Durnin, "Exact-solutions for nondiffracting beams. 1. The scalar theory," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 4, 651 (1987). Open Access
    Times cited:  498
  22. W. H. Richards, "Bayesian-based iterative method of image restoration," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 62, 55 (1972). Open Access
    Times cited:  478
  23. N. B. Colthup, "Spectra-structure correlations in the infra-red region," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 40, 397 (1950). Open Access
    Times cited:  474
  24. P. K. Tien and R. Ulrich, "Theory of prism-film coupler and thin-film light guides," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 60, 1325 (1970). Open Access
    Times cited:  468
  25. R. J. Noll, "Zernike polynomials and atmospheric-turbulence," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 66, 207 (1976). Open Access
    Times cited:  451
  26. E. N. Leith and J. Upatnieks, "Wavefront reconstruction with diffused illumination and three-dimensional objects," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 54, 1295 (1964). Open Access
    Times cited:  441
  27. A. Rose, "The sensitivity performance of the human eye on an absolute scale," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 38, 196 (1948). Open Access
    Times cited:  436
  28. J. P. H van Santen and G. Sperling, "Elaborated Reichardt detectors," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 2, 300 (1985). Open Access
    Times cited:  430
  29. B. A. Brice, M. Halwer, and R. Speiser, "Photoelectric light-scattering photometer for determining high molecular weights," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 40, 768 (1950). Open Access
    Times cited:  423
  30. E. H. Land and J. J. McCann, "Lightness and retinex theory," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 61, 1 (1971). Open Access
    Times cited:  423
  31. J. G. Robson, "Spatial and temporal contrast-sensitivity functions of the visual system," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 56, 1141 (1966). Open Access
    Times cited:  422
  32. A. W. Lohmann, "Image rotation, wigner rotation, and the fractional fourier transform," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 10, 2181 (1993). Open Access
    Times cited:  421
  33. P. F. Moulton, "Spectroscopic and laser characteristics of Ti:Al2O3," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 3, 125 (1986). Open Access
    Times cited:  419
  34. L. E. Myers, R. C. Eckardt, M. M. Fejer, R. L. Byer, W. R. Bosenberg, and J. W. Pierce, "Quasi-phase-matched optical parametric oscillators in bulk periodically poled LiNbO3," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 12, 2102 (1995). Open Access
    Times cited:  418
  35. J. D. Bierlein and H. Vanherzeele, "Potassium titanyl phosphate: properties and new applications," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 6, 622 (1989). Open Access
    Times cited:  411
  36. C. Xu, W. W. Webb, "Measurement of two-photon excitation cross sections of molecular fluorophores with data from 690 to 1050 nm," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 13, 481 (1996). Open Access
    Times cited:  406
  37. D. L. MacAdam, "Visual sensitivities to color differences in daylight," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 32, 247 (1942). Open Access
    Times cited:  404
  38. W. N. Hansen, "Electric fields produced by propagation of plane coherence electromagnetic radiation in a stratified medium," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 58, 380 (1968). Open Access
    Times cited:  397
  39. K. D. Singer, M. G. Kuzyk, and J. E. Sohn, "Second-order nonlinear-optical processes in orientationally ordered materials: relationship between molecular and macroscopic properties," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 4, 968 (1987). Open Access
    Times cited:  397
  40. C. Chubb and G. Sperling, "Drift-balanced random stimuli: a general basis for studying non-fourier motion perception," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 5, 1986 (1988). Open Access
    Times cited:  393
  41. J. W. Hastings and G. Weber, "Total quantum flux of isotropic sources," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 53, 1410 (1963). Open Access
    Times cited:  393
  42. G. E. Legge and J. M. Foley, "Contrast masking in human-vision," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 70, 1458 (1980). Open Access
    Times cited:  390
  43. H. R. Blackwell, "Contrast thresholds of the human eye," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 36, 624 (1946). Open Access
    Times cited:  385
  44. Y. Kuga and A. Ishimaru, "Reftroreflectance from a dense distribution of spherical particles," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 1, 831 (1984). Open Access
    Times cited:  380
  45. P. Yeh, A. Yariv, and C. S. Hong, "Electromagnetic propagation in periodic stratified media. 1. General theory," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 67, 423 (1977). Open Access
    Times cited:  379
  46. B. T. Draine and P. J. Flatau, "Discrete-dipole approximation for scattering calculations," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 11, 1491 (1994). Open Access
    Times cited:  378
  47. R. L. Powell and K. A. Stetson, "Interferometric vibration analysis by wavefront reconstruction," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 55, 1593 (1965). Open Access
    Times cited:  375
  48. S. Marcelja, "Mathematical-description of the responses of simple cortical-cells," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 70, 1297 (1980). Open Access
    Times cited:  373
  49. D. Grischkowsky, S. Keiding, M. van Exter, Ch. Fattinger, "Far-infrared time-domain spectroscopy with terahertz beams of dielectrics and semiconductors," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 7, 2006 (1990). Open Access
    Times cited:  370
  50. R. W. Hellwarth, "Generation of time-reversed wavefronts by nonlinear refraction," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 67, 1 (1977). Open Access
    Times cited:  361





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