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Optics Express

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About the Journal

The original all-electronic, open-access optics journal, Optics Express (OpEx) is known for its rapid time to publication and high Impact Factor. OpEx publishes peer-reviewed articles that emphasize scientific and technology innovations in all aspects of optics and photonics.

Editor-in-Chief: Andrew M. Weiner, Purdue University
eISSN: 1094-4087
Frequency: Rapid article-at-a-time publication, Bi-weekly issues
2013 Impact Factor: 3.525

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White emission from non-planar InGaN/GaN MQW LEDs grown on GaN template with truncated hexagonal pyramids
Non-planar InGaN/GaN multiple quantum well (MQW) structures are grown on a GaN template with truncated... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.A401-A412 (2015)

Light trapping efficiency comparison of Si solar cell textures using spectral photoluminescence
The band-to-band absorption enhancement due to various types of light trapping structures is studied... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.A391-A400 (2015)

On the dynamics of Airy beams in nonlinear media with nonlinear losses
We investigate on the nonlinear dynamics of Airy beams in a regime where nonlinear losses due to multi-photon... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.8918-8928 (2015)

Theoretical analysis and design of a near-infrared broadband absorber based on EC model
We theoretically introduced a design paradigm and tool by extending the circuit functionalities from radio... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.8910-8917 (2015)

Diode-pumped continuous-wave and femtosecond Cr:LiCAF lasers with high average power in the near infrared, visible and near ultraviolet
We demonstrate continuous-wave (cw), cw frequency-doubled, cw mode-locked and Q-switched mode-locked... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.8901-8909 (2015)

Plasmonic absorption enhancement in periodic cross-shaped graphene arrays
We present a wavelength tunable absorber composed of periodically patterned cross-shaped graphene arrays in... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.8888-8900 (2015)

Null reconstruction of orthogonal circular polarization hologram with large recording angle
We report on the null reconstruction of polarization volume hologram recorded by orthogonal circularly... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.8880-8887 (2015)

Semi-classical approach to compute RABBITT traces in multi-dimensional complex field distributions
We present a semi-classical model to calculate RABBITT (Reconstruction of Attosecond Beating By Interference... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.8867-8879 (2015)

Optical separation of heterogeneous size distributions of microparticles on silicon nitride strip waveguides
We demonstrate two complementary optical separation techniques of dielectric particles on the surface of... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.8855-8866 (2015)

Optical cryptosystem based on phase-truncated Fresnel diffraction and transport of intensity equation
A novel optical cryptosystem based on phase-truncated Fresnel diffraction (PTFD) and transport of intensity... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.8845-8854 (2015)

Quantum control of electron wave packet during high harmonic process of H2+ in a combination of a circularly polarized laser field and a Terahertz field
By solving a two-dimensional time-dependent Schrödinger equation we investigate high harmonic... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.8837-8844 (2015)

Highly-stable frequency transfer via fiber link with improved electrical error signal extraction and compensation scheme
In this paper, we demonstrate a radio frequency dissemination system via fiber link. An electric... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.8829-8836 (2015)

Antiboding and bonding lasing modes with low gain threshold in nonlocal metallic nanoshell
Based on a full-wave nonlocal Mie theory, we establish the spaser generation condition for compact plasmonic... Optics Express, Vol. 23 Issue 7, pp.8818-8828 (2015)

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Call for Papers

Control of Radiative Processes for Energy Conversion and Harvesting
  • Peter Bermel, Svetlana Boriskina, Karl Joulain, Zongfu Yu
  • Submission opens: 15 May 2015; Submission deadline: 15 June 2015

In Progress

Light, Energy, and the Environment
  • Thomas White, César Domínguez, Gerard Wysocki, Seunghyup Yoo
  • In progress (no new submissions accepted)
Controlled Light Propagation through Complex Media
  • Jerome Mertz, Hui Cao, Sylvain Gigan, Rafael Piestun
  • In Progress (no new submissions accepted)
Optical Cooling and Trapping
  • Antonio A. R. Neves (Lead), Philip H. Jones, Le Luo, Onofrio M. Maragò
  • In progress (no new submissions accepted)
Advanced Solid-State Lasers 2014
  • Kenneth Schepler, Katia Gallo, F. Ömer Ilday, Yoonchan Jeong, Shibin Jiang, Takunori Taira
  • In Progress (no new submissions accepted)

Published

Quantum Cascade Lasers (Invited Only)
  • Miriam Serena Vitiello (Lead), Giacomo Scalari, Benjamin Williams, Paolo De Natale
  • Published
Nonlinear Photonics
  • Nail Akhmediev (Lead) and Yaroslav Kartashov
  • Published
2014 Digital Holography and 3-D Imaging
  • Yoshio Hayasaki (lead), Levent Onural, Gabriel Popescu, Changhe Zhou
  • Published
Optical Interconnects
  • Zhaohui Li, Ivan Shubin, Xiang Zhou
  • Published
Space-Division Multiplexing (Invited Only)
  • Guifang Li, Xiang Liu, Magnus Karlsson, Yves Quiquempois
  • Published

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Energy Express

Energy Express is a special bi-monthly supplement dedicated to rapid developments in optics for sustainable energy.

Submissions are encouraged in areas that encompass the science and engineering of light and its impact on sustainable energy development, the environment, and green technologies.


Recently Published Energy Express Articles

Structural study and Raman scattering analysis of Cu2ZnSiTe4 bulk crystals
Bulk crystals of Cu2ZnSiTe4 (CZSiTe) have been prepared by modified Bridgman method and... Optics Express, Vol. 22 Issue S7, pp.A1936-A1943 (2014)

Design of efficient LED optics with two free-form surfaces
Most LED illumination applications require generation of complex light patterns for which the secondary... Optics Express, Vol. 22 Issue S7, pp.A1926-A1935 (2014)

Numerical method for an analysis of nonlinear light propagation in photorefractive media - time nonlocal approach
Nonlinear light propagation in photorefractive media can be analyzed by numerical methods. The presented... Optics Express, Vol. 22 Issue S7, pp.A1907-A1925 (2014)

Superlattice photonic crystal as broadband solar absorber for high temperature operation
A high performance solar absorber using a 2D tantalum superlattice photonic crystal (PhC) is proposed and its... Optics Express, Vol. 22 Issue S7, pp.A1895-A1906 (2014)

Self-tracking solar concentrator with an acceptance angle of 32°
Solar concentration has the potential to decrease the cost associated with solar cells by replacing the... Optics Express, Vol. 22 Issue S7, pp.A1880-A1894 (2014)

Thermoresponsive scattering coating for smart white LEDs
White light emitting diode (LED) systems, capable of lowering the color temperature of emitted light on... Optics Express, Vol. 22 Issue S7, pp.A1868-A1879 (2014)

P-side-up thin-film AlGaInP-based light emitting diodes with direct ohmic contact of an ITO layer with a GaP window layer
A twice wafer-transfer technique can be used to fabricate high-brightness p-side-up thin-film AlGaInP-based... Optics Express, Vol. 22 Issue S7, pp.A1862-A1867 (2014)

Photoelectrochemical hydrogen generation with linear gradient Al composition dodecagon faceted AlGaN/n-GaN electrode
We demonstrated photoelectrochemical cells (PECs) with dodecagon faceted AlGaN/n-GaN heterostructure... Optics Express, Vol. 22 Issue S7, pp.A1853-A1861 (2014)

High efficiency of photon-to-heat conversion with a 6-layered metal/dielectric film structure in the 250-1200 nm wavelength region
The optical properties and thermal stability of a 6-layered metal/dielectric film structure are investigated... Optics Express, Vol. 22 Issue S7, pp.A1843-A1852 (2014)

Roll-to-roll embossing of optical linear Fresnel lens polymer film for solar concentration
Roll-to-roll manufacturing has been proven to be a high-throughput and low-cost technology for continuous... Optics Express, Vol. 22 Issue S7, pp.A1835-A1842 (2014)