1 July 2013, Volume 21, Issue 13, pp. 15065-16230; Energy Express pp: A585–A734  
129 articles


The depolarization–attenuated backscatter relationship for dust plumes

Opt. Express 21(13), 15195-15204 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Capacity of MIMO free space optical communications using multiple partially coherent beams propagation through non-Kolmogorov strong turbulence

Opt. Express 21(13), 15213-15229 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Estimating the optimal sampling rate using wavelet transform: an application to optical turbulence

Opt. Express 21(13), 15230-15236 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Retrieval of diffuse attenuation coefficient in the China seas from surface reflectance

Opt. Express 21(13), 15287-15297 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

A Bell-Bloom experiment with polarization-modulated light of arbitrary duty cycle

Opt. Express 21(13), 15121-15130 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Shock formation in supersonic cluster jets and its effect on axially modulated laser-produced plasma waveguides

Opt. Express 21(13), 15878-15887 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental study on modulation of Stokes parameters on propagation of a Gaussian Schell model beam in free space

Opt. Express 21(13), 15432-15437 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear modeling of waveguide photodetectors

Opt. Express 21(13), 15634-15644 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Vectorial design of super-oscillatory lens

Opt. Express 21(13), 15090-15101 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Flat-top and patterned-topped cone gratings for visible and mid-infrared antireflective properties

Opt. Express 21(13), 16043-16055 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Increasing mode instability thresholds of fiber amplifiers by gain saturation

Opt. Express 21(13), 15168-15182 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Theoretical and experimental investigation of direct detection optical OFDM transmission using beat interference cancellation receiver

Opt. Express 21(13), 15237-15246 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

A SNAP coupled microresonator delay line

Opt. Express 21(13), 15268-15279 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Estimating modal instability threshold for photonic crystal rod fiber amplifiers

Opt. Express 21(13), 15409-15417 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

A novel 3D constellation-masked method for physical security in hierarchical OFDMA system

Opt. Express 21(13), 15627-15633 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Transmission of 8 × 480-Gb/s super-Nyquist-filtering 9-QAM-like signal at 100 GHz-grid over 5000-km SMF-28 and twenty-five 100 GHz-grid ROADMs

Opt. Express 21(13), 15686-15691 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Chip-interleaved optical code division multiple access relying on a photon-counting iterative successive interference canceller for free-space optical channels

Opt. Express 21(13), 15926-15937 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigations of modal instabilities in fiber amplifiers through detailed numerical simulations

Opt. Express 21(13), 16111-16129 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (3)]

Hyper numerical aperture imaging lens using a thin multi reflection Catadioptric optical element

Opt. Express 21(13), 15809-15814 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Gray tone image watermarking with complementary computer generated holography

Opt. Express 21(13), 15438-15451 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

The extraction of single-particle diffraction patterns from a multiple-particle diffraction pattern

Opt. Express 21(13), 15102-15112 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Super-resolution imaging using proximity projection grating and structured light illumination

Opt. Express 21(13), 15155-15167 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Instantaneous three-dimensional sensing using spatial light modulator illumination with extended depth of field imaging

Opt. Express 21(13), 16007-16021 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (3)]

Femtosecond laser pulses for fast 3-D surface profilometry of microelectronic step-structures

Opt. Express 21(13), 15323-15334 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Measuring nanoparticle size using optical surface profilers

Opt. Express 21(13), 15664-15675 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Novel 3D SEM Moiré method for micro height measurement

Opt. Express 21(13), 15734-15746 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Coupling light into a slow-light photonic-crystal waveguide from a free-space normally-incident beam

Opt. Express 21(13), 15144-15154 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Thermo-optic mode extinction modulator based on graphene plasmonic waveguide

Opt. Express 21(13), 15280-15286 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

GaInAsP/InP MZI waveguide optical isolator integrated with spot size converter

Opt. Express 21(13), 15373-15381 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Graphene-based plasmonic switches at near infrared frequencies

Opt. Express 21(13), 15490-15504 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Waveguides fabricated by femtosecond laser exploiting both depressed cladding and stress-induced guiding core

Opt. Express 21(13), 15522-15529 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

All-fiber hybrid photon-plasmon circuits: integrating nanowire plasmonics with fiber optics

Opt. Express 21(13), 15698-15705 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Sub-100-nanosecond thermal reconfiguration of silicon photonic devices

Opt. Express 21(13), 15706-15718 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultra-wide detuning planar Bragg grating fabrication technique based on direct UV grating writing with electro-optic phase modulation

Opt. Express 21(13), 15747-15754 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Band edge tailoring of InGaAs/AlAsSb coupled double quantum wells for a monolithically integrated all-optical switch

Opt. Express 21(13), 15840-15846 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Compact low loss and broadband hybrid plasmonic directional coupler

Opt. Express 21(13), 16029-16034 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Flip-chip optical couplers with scalable I/O count for silicon photonics

Opt. Express 21(13), 16075-16085 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Integrated multi vector vortex beam generator

Opt. Express 21(13), 16130-16141 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Matching p-i-n-junctions and optical modes enables fast and ultra-small silicon modulators

Opt. Express 21(13), 16210-16221 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Formation of nanogratings in a transparent material with tunable ionization property by femtosecond laser irradiation

Opt. Express 21(13), 15259-15267 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Formation of periodic disruptions induced by heat accumulation of femtosecond laser pulses

Opt. Express 21(13), 15452-15463 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Continuous modulations of femtosecond laser-induced periodic surface structures and scanned line-widths on silicon by polarization changes

Opt. Express 21(13), 15505-15513 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Generation of ultrahigh and tunable repetition rates in CW injection-seeded frequency-shifted feedback lasers

Opt. Express 21(13), 15065-15074 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Acousto-optically Q-switched, resonantly pumped, Er:YVO4 laser

Opt. Express 21(13), 15253-15258 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Purcell effect in sub-wavelength semiconductor lasers

Opt. Express 21(13), 15603-15617 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced light output power of quantum cascade lasers from a tilted front facet

Opt. Express 21(13), 15869-15877 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Mode selection in electrically driven quantum dot microring cavities

Opt. Express 21(13), 15951-15958 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Over an octave cascaded Raman scattering in short highly germanium-doped silica fiber

Opt. Express 21(13), 15987-15997 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

The output power and beam divergence behaviors of tapered terahertz quantum cascade lasers

Opt. Express 21(13), 15998-16006 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

A novel concavely apodized DFB semiconductor laser using common holographic exposure

Opt. Express 21(13), 16022-16028 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Generation of azimuthally and radially polarized off-axis beams with an intracavity large-apex-angle axicon

Opt. Express 21(13), 16035-16042 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

High-power diode-end-pumped laser with multi-segmented Nd-doped yttrium vanadate

Opt. Express 21(13), 16063-16068 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Timing jitter reduction of passively mode-locked semiconductor lasers by self- and external-injection: Numerical description and experiments

Opt. Express 21(13), 16142-16161 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Electric field sampling of modelocked pulses from a quantum cascade laser

Opt. Express 21(13), 16162-16169 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Model for distributed feedback Brillouin lasers

Opt. Express 21(13), 16191-16199 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigation of ablation thresholds of optical materials using 1-µm-focusing beam at hard X-ray free electron laser

Opt. Express 21(13), 15382-15388 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Yellow-to-orange emission from Bi2+-doped RF2 (R = Ca and Sr) phosphors

Opt. Express 21(13), 15728-15733 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Quantitative fluorescence and elastic scattering tissue polarimetry using an Eigenvalue calibrated spectroscopic Mueller matrix system

Opt. Express 21(13), 15475-15489 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Automated segmentation and characterization of choroidal vessels in high-penetration optical coherence tomography

Opt. Express 21(13), 15787-15808 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Spotlight on Optics

Plasmonic nano-ring arrays through patterning gold nanoparticles into interferograms

Opt. Express 21(13), 15314-15322 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Rendering dark modes bright by using asymmetric split ring resonators

Opt. Express 21(13), 15464-15474 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Subcell misalignment in vertically cascaded metamaterial absorbers

Opt. Express 21(13), 15896-15903 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterization of spatially varying aberrations for wide field-of-view microscopy

Opt. Express 21(13), 15131-15143 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Spatial-spectral coupling in coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering microscopy

Opt. Express 21(13), 15298-15307 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Resolution and contrast enhancement in laser scanning microscopy using dark beam imaging

Opt. Express 21(13), 15912-15925 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Dark surface waves in self-focusing media with diffusion and photovoltaic nonlinearities

Opt. Express 21(13), 15075-15080 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear effects in multi-photon polaritonics

Opt. Express 21(13), 15183-15194 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Sensitivity optimization of the one beam Z-scan technique and a Z-scan technique immune to nonlinear absorption

Opt. Express 21(13), 15350-15363 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Dual correlated pumping scheme for phase noise preservation in all-optical wavelength conversion

Opt. Express 21(13), 15568-15579 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Surface-reflection-initiated pulse-contrast degradation in an optical parametric chirped-pulse amplifier

Opt. Express 21(13), 15580-15594 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Localized surface waves at the interface between linear dielectric and biased centrosymmetric photorefractive crystals

Opt. Express 21(13), 15595-15602 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Widely tunable polarization maintaining photonic crystal fiber based parametric wavelength conversion

Opt. Express 21(13), 15826-15833 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimizing pump-probe switching ruled by free-carrier dispersion

Opt. Express 21(13), 15859-15868 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Longwave-IR optical parametric oscillator in orientation-patterned GaAs pumped by a 2 µm Tm,Ho:YLF laser

Opt. Express 21(13), 16104-16110 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

A PN-type quantum barrier for InGaN/GaN light emitting diodes

Opt. Express 21(13), 15676-15685 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Optically-isotropic nanoencapsulated liquid crystal displays based on Kerr effect

Opt. Express 21(13), 15719-15727 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Optically tunable/switchable omnidirectionally spherical microlaser based on a dye-doped cholesteric liquid crystal microdroplet with an azo-chiral dopant

Opt. Express 21(13), 15765-15776 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Analysis of vertical radiation loss and far-field pattern for microcylinder lasers with an output waveguide

Opt. Express 21(13), 16069-16074 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Calibration of spatial light modulators suffering from spatially varying phase response

Opt. Express 21(13), 16086-16103 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Nanoparticle array based optical frequency selective surfaces: theory and design

Opt. Express 21(13), 16170-16180 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

A polarization converter array using a twisted-azimuthal liquid crystal in cylindrical polymer cavities

Opt. Express 21(13), 16222-16230 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Graded-index fiber tip optical tweezers: Numerical simulation and trapping experiment

Opt. Express 21(13), 16181-16190 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Nanoimprinted plasmonic nanocavity arrays

Opt. Express 21(13), 15081-15089 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Tunable subwavelength hot spot of dipole nanostructure based on VO2 phase transition

Opt. Express 21(13), 15205-15212 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhancing surface plasmon resonances of metallic nanoparticles by diatom biosilica

Opt. Express 21(13), 15308-15313 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Design optimization of spasers considering the degeneracy of excited plasmon modes

Opt. Express 21(13), 15335-15349 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Intrinsic linewidth of the plasmonic resonance in a micrometric metal mesh

Opt. Express 21(13), 15401-15408 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

High-speed free-space based reconfigurable card-to-card optical interconnects with broadcast capability

Opt. Express 21(13), 15395-15400 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Simulation of spectral stabilization of high-power broad-area edge emitting semiconductor lasers

Opt. Express 21(13), 15553-15567 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Group delay of electromagnetic pulses through multilayer dielectric mirrors combined with gravitational wave

Opt. Express 21(13), 15389-15394 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Radially and azimuthally polarized nonparaxial Bessel beams made simple

Opt. Express 21(13), 15530-15537 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Adjustable and robust methods for polarization-dependent focusing

Opt. Express 21(13), 15538-15552 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Internal and near-surface electromagnetic fields for a uniaxial anisotropic cylinder illuminated with a Gaussian beam

Opt. Express 21(13), 15645-15653 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Generation of high-order optical vortices with asymmetrical pinhole plates under plane wave illumination

Opt. Express 21(13), 15755-15764 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Phase-only shaping algorithm for Gaussian-apodized Bessel beams

Opt. Express 21(13), 15777-15786 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Higher-order wide-angle split-step spectral method for non-paraxial beam propagation

Opt. Express 21(13), 15815-15825 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Vector optical fields with polarization distributions similar to electric and magnetic field lines

Opt. Express 21(13), 16200-16209 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

1.5 μm orthogonally polarized dual-output heralded single photon source based on optical fibers with birefringence

Opt. Express 21(13), 15364-15372 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Quantum entangling gates using the strong coupling between two optical emitters and nanowire surface plasmons

Opt. Express 21(13), 15618-15626 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Large-alphabet time-frequency entangled quantum key distribution by means of time-to-frequency conversion

Opt. Express 21(13), 15959-15973 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Atmospheric corrections of passive microwave data for estimating land surface temperature

Opt. Express 21(13), 15654-15663 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhancement of acoustic sensitivity of hollow-core photonic bandgap fibers

Opt. Express 21(13), 15514-15521 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Fiber pigtailed thin wall capillary coupler for excitation of microsphere WGM resonator

Opt. Express 21(13), 15834-15839 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical transport and sensing in plexcitonic nanocavities

Opt. Express 21(13), 15847-15858 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Near shot-noise limited hyperspectral stimulated Raman scattering spectroscopy using low energy lasers and a fast CMOS array

Opt. Express 21(13), 15113-15120 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Non-resonant and non-enhanced Raman Correlation Spectroscopy

Opt. Express 21(13), 15418-15429 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Precise phasing of 2D-electronic spectra in a fully non-collinear phase-matching geometry

Opt. Express 21(13), 15904-15911 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Signal quality improvement using cylindrical confinement for laser induced breakdown spectroscopy

Opt. Express 21(13), 15974-15979 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced white photoluminescence in silicon-rich oxide/SiO2 superlattices by low-energy ion-beam treatment

Opt. Express 21(13), 15888-15895 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Supercontinuum generation by noise-like pulses transmitted through normally dispersive standard single-mode fibers

Opt. Express 21(13), 16056-16062 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Switchable telescopic contact lens

Opt. Express 21(13), 15980-15986 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Temperature dependent emission and absorption cross section of Yb3+ doped yttrium lanthanum oxide (YLO) ceramic and its application in diode pumped amplifier

Opt. Express 21(S4), A726-A734 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Illumination performance and energy saving of a solar fiber optic lighting system

Opt. Express 21(S4), A642-A655 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

CCT- and CRI-tuning of white light-emitting diodes using three-dimensional non-close-packed colloidal photonic crystals with photonic stop-bands

Opt. Express 21(S4), A687-A694 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

The three A symmetry Raman modes of kesterite in Cu2ZnSnSe4

Opt. Express 21(S4), A695-A703 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Light trapping in periodically textured amorphous silicon thin film solar cells using realistic interface morphologies

Opt. Express 21(S4), A595-A606 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Surface-concentrated light and efficient carrier collection in microhole-patterned Si solar cells

Opt. Express 21(S4), A607-A615 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

First-principle calculation of solar cell efficiency under incoherent illumination

Opt. Express 21(S4), A616-A630 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Fabrication of resonant patterns using thermal nano-imprint lithography for thin-film photovoltaic applications

Opt. Express 21(S4), A631-A641 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Designing optimized nano textures for thin-film silicon solar cells

Opt. Express 21(S4), A656-A668 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical design of transparent metal grids for plasmonic absorption enhancement in ultrathin organic solar cells

Opt. Express 21(S4), A669-A676 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband, polarization-insensitive and wide-angle absorption enhancement of a-Si:H/μc-Si:H tandem solar cells by nanopatterning a-Si:H layer

Opt. Express 21(S4), A677-A686 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced efficiency of light-trapping nanoantenna arrays for thin-film solar cells

Opt. Express 21(S4), A714-A725 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of laser pulse energy on orthogonal double femtosecond pulse laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy

Opt. Express 21(S4), A704-A713 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Modeling and analysis of high-performance, multicolored anti-reflection coatings for solar cells

Opt. Express 21(S4), A585-A594 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF

Erratum: Simultaneous measurement of quality factor and wavelength shift by phase shift microcavity ring down spectroscopy

Opt. Express 21(13), 15430-15431 (2013)  View: HTML | PDF