1 May 2020, Volume 59, Issue 13, pp. 3806-4198; Feat. pp: IBO1–D252  
85 articles


Optics theory and practice in Iberoamerica: introduction to the feature issue

open access Appl. Opt. 59(13), IBO1-IBO5 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Optical method to characterize and assess setting evolution of cement pastes

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D1-D5 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Empirical comparison between effective medium theory models for the dielectric response of biological tissue at terahertz frequencies

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D6-D11 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Image correlation by one-dimensional signatures invariant to rotation, position, and scale using the radial Hilbert transform optimized

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D12-D20 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Matrix algorithm for 3D nonparaxial optical field modeling under arbitrary spatial coherence

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D21-D30 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (4)]

Exhaustive dithering algorithm for 3D shape reconstruction by fringe projection profilometry

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D31-D38 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Real-time reflectance anisotropy spectroscopy of GaAs homoepitaxy

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D39-D42 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Object wave field extraction in off-axis holography by clipping its frequency components

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D43-D53 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Proposal of a new diffractive corneal inlay to improve near vision in a presbyopic eye

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D54-D58 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Hopkins procedure for tunable magnification: surgical spectacles

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D59-D63 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Evanescent coupling to silicon waveguides using surface plasmon polaritons

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D64-D68 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Plasmon coupling interactions and inhibition of nonlinear absorption in a complex system with Ag and Pt nanoparticles in silica

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D69-D75 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Dynamics of a micro-electro-mechanical system associated with an atomic force microscope considering squeeze film damping

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D76-D80 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

SPUD: simultaneous phase unwrapping and denoising algorithm for phase imaging

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D81-D88 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Compact and reflective light-sheet microscopy for long-term imaging of living embryos

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D89-D94 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Topographic synthesis of arbitrary surfaces with vortex Jinc functions

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D95-D103 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Stability analysis of silver nanoparticle suspensions by cyclic voltammetry

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D104-D110 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Measurement method of optical properties of ex vivo biological tissues of rats in the near-infrared range

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D111-D117 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical encryption based on double random-phase encoding: secure versus unsecure variants

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D118-D124 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Single-shot phase calibration of a spatial light modulator using geometric phase interferometry

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D125-D130 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

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Experimental characterization of a biosensor based on a tapered optical fiber for kisspeptin detection

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D131-D137 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Device for real-time monitoring of oil-in-water and suspended solids based on thermal lens spectrometry and light scattering

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D138-D147 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Application of speckle interferometry to the mechanical characterization of a biopolymer sample

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D148-D154 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Nonlinear effects and photonic phase transitions in Nd3+-doped nanocrystal-based random lasers

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D155-D162 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Hybrid calibration procedure for fringe projection profilometry based on stereo vision and polynomial fitting

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D163-D169 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Application of holographic interferometry in the analysis of stress states in a crack root area

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D170-D178 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Improved algorithm with adaptive regularization for tomographic reconstruction of gas distributions using DOAS measurements

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D179-D188 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Microscope vision system based on micro laser line scanning for characterizing microscale topography

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D189-D200 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Determination of the nonradiative conversion efficiency of lead mixed-halide perovskites using optical and photothermal spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D201-D209 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Improving thermo-optic properties of smart windows via coupling to radiative coolers

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D210-D220 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical reflectivity of an interface with random refractive-index-contrast patterns

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D221-D229 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Compression of 3D dynamic holographic scenes in the Fresnel domain

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D230-D238 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (3)]

Self-localization of an uncalibrated camera through invariant properties and coded target location

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D239-D245 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

MAl2O4 (M=Ba, Mg) photocatalytic activity dependence on annealing atmosphere

Appl. Opt. 59(13), D246-D252 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Coherence of vortex Bessel-like beams in a turbulent atmosphere

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3833-3841 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental investigation on aero-optical effects of a hypersonic optical dome under different exposure times

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3842-3850 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Information content of absorption spectra and implications for ocean color inversion

open access Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3971-3984 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Low-stray-light concave holographic gratings processed by combining the methods of photoresist hot-melting and oxygen-ion ashing

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3942-3950 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerical calculation of the mosaic error between mosaic gratings

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4048-4054 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Foveal scanning based on an optical-phases array

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4165-4170 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Artificial neural network estimation of data and channel characteristics in free-space ultraviolet communications

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3806-3818 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Tapered multicore fiber interferometer for refractive index sensing with graphene enhancement

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3927-3932 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Resonator fiber-optic gyro with intensity error suppression using a bias-sampling compensation technique

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3995-3999 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

High fidelity underwater wireless optical communication with a phase-conjugated frame structure

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4000-4007 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Mitigating weak dispersion in affordable RF-over-fiber channels

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4105-4113 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Modified monomer diffusion model for volume holographic grating formation in photopolymers

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3952-3958 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Generation and measurement of high-order optical vortices by using the cross phase

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4040-4047 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Filter construction using Ronchi masks and Legendre polynomials to analyze the noise in aberrations by applying the irradiance transport equation

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3851-3860 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (3)]

Editors' Pick

Detection and closed-loop control of piston errors for a Fizeau imaging interferometer

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3892-3900 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

High-performance concealment of defective pixel clusters in infrared imagers

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4081-4090 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Flexible one-shot geometric calibration for off-axis deflectometry

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3819-3824 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Rapid 129Xe–Rb spin-exchange rate measurement by using an atomic magnetometer

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3967-3970 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

High-temperature stereo-digital image correlation using a single polarization camera

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4008-4015 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Echo decomposition of full-waveform LiDAR based on a digital implicit model and a particle swarm optimization

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4030-4039 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Propagation of positioning uncertainties in near-field goniophotometers using the Monte Carlo method

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4055-4063 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Thin thermally grown oxide thickness detection in thermal barrier coatings based on SWT-BP neural network algorithm and terahertz technology

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4097-4104 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Subaperture stitching interferometry based on the combination of the phase correlation and iterative gradient methods

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4176-4182 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Vision measuring method for the involute profile of a gear shaft

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4183-4190 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Brewster prism coupler for the intracavity excitation of TM guided modes

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3992-3994 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

III/V silicon hybrid laser based on a resonant Bragg structure

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4158-4164 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Inverse design of photonic structures using an artificial bee colony algorithm

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4171-4175 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadly tunable Tm/Ho-codoped fiber lasers based on temperature-sensitive single-mode–multimode–single-mode fiber structures

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4016-4021 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Cloud scattering influence on satellite laser altimetry data and its correction

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4064-4075 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Simultaneous detection of the Ca and Ca+ layers by a dual-wavelength tunable lidar system

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4122-4130 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Single-longitudinal-mode-operated, passively Q-switched Nd:YAG/Cr4+:YAG microchip laser with >100 kHz repetition rate and <400 ps pulse width

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4191-4197 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Research on the surface morphological and electrochemical modification of polyvinyl chloride induced by KrF and ArF excimer laser direct writing

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3861-3870 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Theoretical approaches to study the optical response of the red-legged honeycreeper’s plumage (Cyanerpes cyaneus)

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3901-3909 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Index of refraction of germanium

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3985-3991 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

THz white light cavity with nonlinear dispersion in graphene

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3886-3891 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Tolerancing the surface form of aspheric microlenses manufactured by wafer-level optics techniques

open access Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3910-3919 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

All-dielectric bifunctional polarization converter with high transmission efficiency in near-infrared region

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3825-3832 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Single preloaded piezoelectric-ceramic-stack-actuator-based fast steering mirror with an ultrahigh natural frequency

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3871-3877 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Determination of 1-propanol, ethanol, and methanol concentrations in water based on a one-dimensional phoxonic crystal sensor

open access Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3878-3885 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Fabrication of a mesoporous silica film based optical waveguide sensor for detection of small molecules

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3933-3941 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

High-refractive-index capping layer improves top-light-emitting device performance

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4114-4121 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Micro star tracker with a curved vane for a short baffle length and sharp stray light attenuation

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4131-4142 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Anisotropy of acousto-optic figure of merit for the case of a Bragg-diffracted wave propagating along an optic axis in optically biaxial crystals: Tl3AsS4 crystals

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4022-4029 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Demonstration of wideband metal mesh filters for submillimeter astrophysics using flexible printed circuits

Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4143-4150 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Atacama sub-millimeter telescope experiment polarimeter (APol) I: design and lab-test result: publisher’s note

open access Appl. Opt. 59(13), 3951-3951 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF

Improving thermo-optic properties of smart windows via coupling to radiative coolers: publisher’s note

open access Appl. Opt. 59(13), 4198-4198 (2020)  View: HTML | PDF