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Optics Letters



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Optics Letters (OL) provides rapid dissemination of new results in all areas of optics and photonics with short, original, peer-reviewed communications. The articles often describe research-in-progress, thus reflecting the leading edge in the "science of light." With an Impact Factor above a 3, OL is among the top-ranked journals in the Optics category.

Editor-in-Chief: Xi-Cheng Zhang, University of Rochester
ISSN: 0146-9592 | eISSN: 1539-4794
Frequency: Rapid article-at-a-time publication, issues twice monthly
2013 Impact Factor: 3.179

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Experimental demonstration of sharp Fano resonance within binary gold nanodisk array through lattice coupling effects
Fano resonance originating from the interaction of anti-phased and in-phased lattice collective resonances... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.93-96 (2015)

High-energy chirped- and divided-pulse Sagnac femtosecond fiber amplifier
We report on the generation of 1.1-mJ, 300-fs pulses at 50 kHz by implementing an amplifier architecture... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.89-92 (2015)

Calibration-free sinusoidal rectification and uniform retinal irradiance in scanning light ophthalmoscopy
Sinusoidal rectification (i.e., desinusoiding) is necessary for scanning imaging systems and is typically... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.85-88 (2015)

All-fiber DFB laser operating at 2.8  μm
Single-frequency laser emission from a distributed feedback all-fiber laser operating in the vicinity of... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.81-84 (2015)

Monolithically integrated 2.5  GHz extended cavity mode-locked ring laser with intracavity phase modulators
A mode-locked extended cavity quantum well ring laser at 1.58 μm with a repetition rate of... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.77-80 (2015)

Continuous-wave anti-Stokes Raman laser based on phase-matched nondegenerate four-wave mixing
We demonstrate phase-matched nondegenerate four-wave mixing (FWM) in a high-finesse optical cavity using a... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.73-76 (2015)

Ground-state lasing in high-power InAs/GaAs quantum dots-in-a-well laser using active multimode interference structure
We have designed and demonstrated InAs/GaAs quantum dots-in-a-well laser diodes for short cavities with... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.69-72 (2015)

Silicon single-crystal cryogenic optical resonator: erratum
We correct fit formulas from a previous paper [Opt. Lett.39, 3242 (2014)10.1364/OL39.005896OPLEDP0146-9592]... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.68-68 (2015)

Ultrafast carrier dynamics and coherent acoustic phonons in bulk CdSe
The femtosecond pump-probe technique is used to study the dynamics of photoexcited carriers and coherent... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.64-67 (2015)

DC-field-assisted grating formation and nonlinear diffractions in methyl-red dye-doped blue phase liquid crystals
We report the observation of enhanced nonlinear optical responses of methyl-red-doped blue-phase liquid... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.60-63 (2015)

Dual-bandgap hollow-core photonic crystal fibers for third harmonic generation
We present two novel hybrid photonic structures made of silica that possess two well-separated frequency... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.56-59 (2015)

Recovering three-dimensional shape through a small hole using three laser scatterings
An approach was proposed and developed to recover the 3D shape concealed in a shelter with a small hole only... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.52-55 (2015)

High-speed tunable microwave photonic notch filter based on phase modulator incorporated Lyot filter
A high-speed tunable microwave photonic notch filter with ultrahigh rejection ratio is presented, which is... Optics Letters, Vol. 40 Issue 1, pp.48-51 (2015)

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