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Optical Materials Express is OSA's newest all-electronic, open-access optics journal. The journal primarily emphasizes advances in novel optical materials, their properties, modeling, synthesis and fabrication techniques; how such materials contribute to novel optical behavior; and how they enable new or improved optical devices.
Editor-in-Chief: David J. Hagan, CREOL, University of Central Florida
Frequency: Rapid article-at-a-time publication, monthly issues
2013 Impact Factor: 2.923
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Double-layered TiO2 photoelectrode with particulate structure prepared by one-step soaking method
Nanostructured TiO2 films with double-layered structure are prepared by a facile one-step soaking... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2401-2408 (2014)
Dielectric and phase behaviors of blue-phase liquid crystals
Dielectric spectra of two pristine blue-phase liquid crystals and a polymer-stabilized counterpart were... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2392-2400 (2014)
Synthesis in NH4NO3 flux and abnormal upconversion of LiYF4:Er3+/Yb3+ microcrystals
The NH4NO3 molten solution system was developed to synthesize... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2381-2391 (2014)
Rapid assembly of gold nanoparticle-based microstructures using optically-induced electrokinetics
This paper presents a rapid approach for assembling gold nano-particles (AuNPs)-based microstructures using... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2368-2380 (2014)
Plasmon-induced Lorentz forces of nanowire chiral hybrid modes
The mechanical forces associated with surface currents are widely overlooked and point to a new family of... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2355-2367 (2014)
Optical properties of the nonpolar a-plane MgZnO films grown on a-GaN/r-sapphire templates by pulsed laser deposition
Nonpolar (112¯0)a-plane MgZnO films were grown on different a-GaN/r-sapphire templates by pulsed laser... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2346-2354 (2014)
Chirality in Rhomborhina Gigantea beetle
The exocuticle of Rhomborhina Gigantea was examined for its iridescent properties. The iridescence was... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2340-2345 (2014)
Circular dichroism from windmill-shaped planar structures operating in mid-infrared regime
In this paper, windmill-shaped planar structure arrays operating in the mid-IR regime are proposed. Strong... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2332-2339 (2014)
Optical constants of hydrogenated zinc oxide thin films
Zinc oxide thin films were deposited via radio frequency magnetron sputtering. Hydrogenation of the films was... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2323-2331 (2014)
Arrays of core-shell nanospheres as 3d isotropic broadband ENZ and highly absorbing metamaterials
Making use of homogenization techniques, core-shell particle nanocomposites have been considered to estimate... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2310-2322 (2014)
Elastico-mechanoluminescent enhancement with Gd3+ codoping in diphase (Ba,Ca)TiO3:Pr3+
Elastico-mechanoluminescence (EML) in diphase (Ba,Ca)TiO3:Pr3+ with 60 mol% Ca content... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2300-2309 (2014)
Quasicrystalline-structured light harvesting nanophotonic silicon films on nanoimprinted glass for ultra-thin photovoltaics
We present nanophotonic light harvesting crystalline silicon (c-Si) thin films on glass exhibiting ten-fold... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2290-2299 (2014)
Annealing effect on structural, morphological, and optical behaviors of CBD-CdS nanostructured films for solar cells
In the current work, the effect of an annealing process on structural, morphological, and optical behaviors... Optical Materials Express, Vol. 4 Issue 11, pp.2280-2289 (2014)
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Vol. 4, Iss. 10 — Oct. 1, 2014 pp: 1981–2224
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