1 June 2015, Volume 23, Issue 11, pp. 13713-15087; Energy Express pp: A413–A766  
155 articles


High-speed scanning interferometric focusing by fast measurement of binary transmission matrix for channel demixing

Opt. Express 23(11), 14168-14187 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (6)]

Planar apparatus for uniformly emitting light with angular color-separation

Opt. Express 23(11), A553-A568 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Successive laser ablation ignition of premixed methane/air mixtures

Opt. Express 23(11), A419-A427 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Matrix formalism for light propagation and absorption in thick textured optical sheets

Opt. Express 23(11), A502-A518 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband photocurrent enhancement and light-trapping in thin film Si solar cells with periodic Al nanoparticle arrays on the front

Opt. Express 23(11), A525-A538 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Light trapping in solar cells: numerical modeling with measured surface textures

Opt. Express 23(11), A539-A546 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical absorption enhancement in 3D nanofibers coated on polymer substrate for photovoltaic devices

Opt. Express 23(11), A569-A575 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical design of GaN/InxGa1-xN/cSi tandem solar cells with triangular diffraction grating

Opt. Express 23(11), A614-A624 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

A fair comparison between ultrathin crystalline-silicon solar cells with either periodic or correlated disorder inverted pyramid textures

Opt. Express 23(11), A657-A670 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of chip spacing on light extraction for light-emitting diode array

Opt. Express 23(11), A640-A649 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

InGaN/GaN nanowires grown on SiO2 and light emitting diodes with low turn on voltages

Opt. Express 23(11), A650-A656 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of the finite pixel boundary on the angular emission characteristics of top-emitting organic light-emitting diodes

Opt. Express 23(11), A709-A717 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Reduced energy offset via substitutional doping for efficient organic/inorganic hybrid solar cells

Opt. Express 23(11), A444-A455 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Atmospheric CO2 column measurements in cloudy conditions using intensity-modulated continuous-wave lidar at 1.57 micron

Opt. Express 23(11), A582-A593 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Approach for selecting boundary value to retrieve Mie-scattering lidar data based on segmentation and two-component fitting methods

Opt. Express 23(11), A604-A613 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Reconstruction of hyperspectral reflectance for optically complex turbid inland lakes: test of a new scheme and implications for inversion algorithms

Opt. Express 23(11), A718-A740 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical design of two-axes parabolic trough collector and two-section Fresnel lens for line-to-spot solar concentration

Opt. Express 23(11), A480-A492 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Large scale water lens for solar concentration

Opt. Express 23(11), A692-A708 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Polarization-independent and omnidirectional nearly perfect absorber with ultra-thin 2D subwavelength metal grating in the visible region

Opt. Express 23(11), A413-A418 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhancement of photothermal heat generation by metallodielectric nanoplasmonic clusters

Opt. Express 23(11), A682-A691 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Triple-stacked hole-selective layers for efficient solution-processable organic semiconducting devices

Opt. Express 23(11), A625-A639 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Feature Issue Introduction: Light, Energy and the Environment, 2014

Opt. Express 23(11), A764-A766 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Energy transfer efficiency from Cr3+ to Nd3+ in solar-pumped laser using transparent Nd/Cr:Y3Al5O12 ceramics

Opt. Express 23(11), A519-A524 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimising light source spectrum for object reflectance

Opt. Express 23(11), A456-A464 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Color discrimination metric based on cone cell sensitivity

Opt. Express 23(11), A741-A751 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Efficient amplified spontaneous emission from oligofluorene-pyrene starbursts with improved electron affinity property

Opt. Express 23(11), A465-A470 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Emission behavior of dual-side emissive transparent white organic light-emitting diodes

Opt. Express 23(11), A471-A479 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Enabling a blue-hazard free general lighting based on candle light-style OLED

Opt. Express 23(11), A576-A581 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Sensing the earth crustal deformation with nano-strain resolution fiber-optic sensors

Opt. Express 23(11), A428-A436 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Integration of Monte-Carlo ray tracing with a stochastic optimisation method: application to the design of solar receiver geometry

Opt. Express 23(11), A437-A443 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Modeling reflection loss from an evacuated tube inside a compound parabolic concentrator with a cylindrical receiver

Opt. Express 23(11), A493-A501 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

High-efficiency thin and compact concentrator photovoltaics with micro-solar cells directly attached to a lens array

Opt. Express 23(11), A594-A603 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband behavior of transmission volume holographic optical elements for solar concentration

Opt. Express 23(11), A671-A681 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of surface radiative properties of a CO2 sorbent particle on its interactions with high-flux solar irradiation

Opt. Express 23(11), A752-A763 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Technique for monitoring performance of VIIRS reflective solar bands for ocean color data processing

Opt. Express 23(11), 14446-14460 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Synchronization of Bloch oscillations by a ring cavity

Opt. Express 23(11), 14823-14835 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Narrow-band wavelength tunable filter based on asymmetric double layer metallic grating

Opt. Express 23(11), 14434-14445 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Discrete Talbot effect in two-dimensional waveguide arrays

Opt. Express 23(11), 14724-14733 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultracompact resonator with high quality-factor based on a hybrid grating structure

Opt. Express 23(11), 14913-14921 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Over-five octaves wide Raman combs in high-power picosecond-laser pumped H2-filled inhibited coupling Kagome fiber

Opt. Express 23(11), 14002-14009 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Tailoring the light distribution of liquid crystal display with freeform engineered diffuser

Opt. Express 23(11), 14070-14084 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Synergistic application of geometric and radiometric features of LiDAR data for urban land cover mapping

Opt. Express 23(11), 13761-13775 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Evaluation of a QAA-based algorithm using MODIS land bands data for retrieval of IOPs in the Eastern China Seas

Opt. Express 23(11), 13953-13971 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Structured image reconstruction for three-dimensional ghost imaging lidar

Opt. Express 23(11), 14541-14551 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Dictionary-based image reconstruction for superresolution in integrated circuit imaging

Opt. Express 23(11), 15072-15087 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Color moiré simulations in contact-type 3-D displays

Opt. Express 23(11), 14114-14125 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Surface normal reconstruction using circularly polarized light

Opt. Express 23(11), 14391-14406 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Compressive imaging in scattering media

Opt. Express 23(11), 14424-14433 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

3D imaging in volumetric scattering media using phase-space measurements

Opt. Express 23(11), 14461-14471 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Few-photon imaging at 1550 nm using a low-timing-jitter superconducting nanowire single-photon detector

Opt. Express 23(11), 14603-14611 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Synthetic aperture imaging by using spatial modulation diversity technology with stochastic parallel gradient descent algorithm

Opt. Express 23(11), 14836-14849 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Fast silicon photomultiplier improves signal harvesting and reduces complexity in time-domain diffuse optics

Opt. Express 23(11), 13937-13946 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Application of automatized 3D moiré monitoring system in pulse measurement

Opt. Express 23(11), 14044-14056 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Effect of timing jitter on time-of-flight distance measurements using dual femtosecond lasers

Opt. Express 23(11), 14057-14069 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Vertically resolved separation of dust and other aerosol types by a new lidar depolarization method

Opt. Express 23(11), 14095-14107 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Demonstration of tolerance to dispersion of master/slave interferometry

Opt. Express 23(11), 14148-14161 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Interferometric spherical surface testing with unknown phase shifts

Opt. Express 23(11), 14360-14379 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Asymmetrical in-fiber Mach-Zehnder interferometer for curvature measurement

Opt. Express 23(11), 14596-14602 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Resolving capacity of the circular Zernike polynomials

Opt. Express 23(11), 14677-14694 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Deep frequency modulation interferometry

Opt. Express 23(11), 14753-14762 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Robust sub-micrometer displacement measurement using dual wavelength speckle correlation

Opt. Express 23(11), 14960-14972 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband enhancement of single photon emission and polarization dependent coupling in silicon nitride waveguides

Opt. Express 23(11), 13713-13724 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Low-loss LiNbO3 tapered-ridge waveguides made by optical-grade dicing

Opt. Express 23(11), 13983-13990 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Stress-optic modulator in TriPleX platform using a piezoelectric lead zirconate titanate (PZT) thin film

Opt. Express 23(11), 14018-14026 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Transmittance and surface intensity in 3D composite plasmonic waveguides

Opt. Express 23(11), 14407-14423 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

High-gain optical waveguide amplifier based on proton beam writing of Nd:YAG crystal

Opt. Express 23(11), 14612-14617 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Multi-level single mode 2D polymer waveguide optical interconnects using nano-imprint lithography

Opt. Express 23(11), 14630-14639 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Visualization of guided and leaky wave behaviors in an indium tin oxide metallic slab waveguide

Opt. Express 23(11), 14876-14896 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

A silicon-on-insulator polarization diversity scheme in the mid-infrared

Opt. Express 23(11), 15029-15037 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Si and Cu ablation with a 46.9-nm laser focused by a toroidal mirror

Opt. Express 23(11), 14126-14134 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Modeling the effect of nanosecond laser conditioning on the femtosecond laser-induced damage of optical films

Opt. Express 23(11), 14774-14783 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

High precision 9.6 µm CO2 laser end-face processing of optical fibres

Opt. Express 23(11), 15065-15071 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Modeling of diode pumped metastable rare gas lasers

Opt. Express 23(11), 13823-13832 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Simulation of birefringence effects on the dominant transversal laser resonator mode caused by anisotropic crystals

Opt. Express 23(11), 13848-13865 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Cascaded-cladding-pumped cascaded Raman fiber amplifier

Opt. Express 23(11), 13947-13952 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Tm:KLu(WO4)2 microchip laser Q-switched by a graphene-based saturable absorber

Opt. Express 23(11), 14108-14113 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

On-Chip Colliding Pulse Mode-locked laser diode (OCCP-MLLD) using multimode interference reflectors

Opt. Express 23(11), 14666-14676 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

High-energy multi-kilohertz Ho-doped regenerative amplifiers around 2 µm

Opt. Express 23(11), 14744-14752 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

High-temperature operating 894.6nm-VCSELs with extremely low threshold for Cs-based chip scale atomic clocks

Opt. Express 23(11), 14763-14773 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Electrically pumped lasing from Ge Fabry-Perot resonators on Si

Opt. Express 23(11), 14815-14822 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Gain dynamics in Er3+:Yb3+ co-doped fiber amplifiers

Opt. Express 23(11), 14946-14959 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

SRS in the strong-focusing regime for Raman amplifiers

Opt. Express 23(11), 15012-15020 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

InGaN light-emitting diode stripes with reduced luminous exitance

Opt. Express 23(11), 15021-15028 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultrafast all-optical response of a nematic liquid crystal

Opt. Express 23(11), 14010-14017 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Monitoring defects on monolayer graphene using nematic liquid crystals

Opt. Express 23(11), 14162-14167 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical-power-dependent photodesorption kinetics of graphene studied by conductance response

Opt. Express 23(11), 14344-14350 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Aluminum plasmonic metamaterials for structural color printing

Opt. Express 23(11), 14552-14560 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Quantum dots-nanogap metamaterials fabrication by self-assembly lithography and photoluminescence studies

Opt. Express 23(11), 14937-14945 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultra-large field-of-view two-photon microscopy

Opt. Express 23(11), 13833-13847 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Lensless phase microscopy and diffraction tomography with multi-angle and multi-wavelength illuminations using a LED matrix

Opt. Express 23(11), 14314-14328 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Removing lateral chromatic aberration in bright field optical microscopy

Opt. Express 23(11), 14380-14390 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

High-resolution, label-free imaging of living cells with direct electron-beam-excitation-assisted optical microscopy

Opt. Express 23(11), 14561-14568 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Active focus stabilization for upright selective plane illumination microscopy

Opt. Express 23(11), 14707-14714 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Super-resolution spinning-disk confocal microscopy using optical photon reassignment

Opt. Express 23(11), 15003-15011 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Eight-wave mixing process in a Rydberg-dressing atomic ensemble

Opt. Express 23(11), 13814-13822 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

White-light generation with sub-ps pulses

Opt. Express 23(11), 13866-13879 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Far-field diffraction patterns by a thin nonlinear absorptive nonlocal media

Opt. Express 23(11), 14036-14043 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Generation of bright visible photon pairs using a periodically poled stoichiometric lithium tantalate crystal

Opt. Express 23(11), 14203-14210 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Detailed investigation of intermodal four-wave mixing in SMF-28: blue-red generation from green

Opt. Express 23(11), 14487-14500 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Material candidates for optical frequency comb generation in microspheres

Opt. Express 23(11), 14784-14795 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Analytical identification of soliton dynamics in normal-dispersion passively mode-locked fiber lasers: from dissipative soliton to dissipative soliton resonance

Opt. Express 23(11), 14860-14875 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear diffraction in orientation-patterned semiconductors

Opt. Express 23(11), 14903-14912 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Mitigation of timing offset effect in IM/DD based OFDMA-PON uplink multiple access

Opt. Express 23(11), 13889-13898 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Interplay between Raman and polarization effects in next-generation passive optical networks

Opt. Express 23(11), 13924-13936 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

FPGA implementation of concatenated non-binary QC-LDPC codes for high-speed optical transport

Opt. Express 23(11), 14501-14509 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Key distribution based on synchronization in bandwidth-enhanced random bit generators with dynamic post-processing

Opt. Express 23(11), 14510-14519 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Single parity check-coded 16QAM over spatial superchannels in multicore fiber transmission

Opt. Express 23(11), 14569-14582 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Correlated digital back propagation based on perturbation theory

Opt. Express 23(11), 14655-14665 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental verification of highly scalable OXC that consists of subsystem-modular express-switch part and multicast-switch-based add/drop part enabling total throughput of 314 Tbps

Opt. Express 23(11), 14796-14805 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Tunable liquid crystal cylindrical micro-optical array for aberration compensation

Opt. Express 23(11), 13899-13915 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Design, analysis, and transmission system performance of a 41 GHz silicon photonic modulator

Opt. Express 23(11), 14263-14287 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

MWP phase shifters integrated in PbS-SU8 waveguides

Opt. Express 23(11), 14351-14359 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Reduced threshold of optically pumped amplified spontaneous emission and narrow line-width electroluminescence at cutoff wavelength from bilayer organic waveguide devices

Opt. Express 23(11), 14695-14706 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Metal-insulator-semiconductor heterostructures for plasmonic hot-carrier optoelectronics

Opt. Express 23(11), 14715-14723 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental demonstration of analog signal transmission in a silicon photonic crystal L3 resonator

Opt. Express 23(11), 13916-13923 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Frequency splitter based on the directional emission from surface modes in dielectric photonic crystal structures

Opt. Express 23(11), 13972-13982 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Dielectric profile segmentation used to reduce computation effort of the Fourier-Bessel mode solving technique

Opt. Express 23(11), 14288-14300 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Parabolic opening in atomic layer deposited TiO2 nanobeam operating in visible wavelengths

Opt. Express 23(11), 14973-14980 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Tunability of two dimensional n-doped semiconductor photonic crystals based on the Faraday effect

Opt. Express 23(11), 15038-15046 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhancement of the modulation bandwidth for GaN-based light-emitting diode by surface plasmons

Opt. Express 23(11), 13752-13760 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Intense thermal terahertz-to-infrared emission from random metallic nanostructures under femtosecond laser irradiation

Opt. Express 23(11), 14211-14218 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhancing resonances of optical nanoantennas by circular gratings

Opt. Express 23(11), 14583-14595 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Entanglement dynamics for three nitrogen-vacancy centers coupled to a whispering-gallery-mode microcavity

Opt. Express 23(11), 13734-13751 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Cavity QED implementation of non-adiabatic holonomies for universal quantum gates in decoherence-free subspaces with nitrogen-vacancy centers

Opt. Express 23(11), 14027-14035 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Simultaneous high-capacity optical and microwave data transmission over metal waveguides

Opt. Express 23(11), 14135-14147 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Software-defined reconfigurable microwave photonics processor

Opt. Express 23(11), 14640-14654 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Efficient vertical mode expansion method for scattering by arbitrary layered cylindrical structures

Opt. Express 23(11), 14618-14629 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

High sensitivity refractive index sensor based on adiabatic tapered optical fiber deposited with nanofilm by ALD

Opt. Express 23(11), 13880-13888 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Coherent pulse interrogation system for fiber Bragg grating sensing of strain and pressure in dynamic extremes of materials

Opt. Express 23(11), 14219-14233 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Real time interrogation technique for fiber Bragg grating enhanced fiber loop ringdown sensors array

Opt. Express 23(11), 14245-14251 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Investigation of refractive index sensing based on Fano resonance in fiber Bragg grating ring resonators

Opt. Express 23(11), 14301-14313 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Refractive index sensing with hyperbolic metamaterials: strategies for biosensing and nonlinearity enhancement

Opt. Express 23(11), 14329-14343 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced sensitivity in injection-molded guided-mode-resonance sensors via low-index cavity layers

Opt. Express 23(11), 14850-14859 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Slow-light enhanced subwavelength plasmonic waveguide refractive index sensors

Opt. Express 23(11), 14922-14936 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Smart textile plasmonic fiber dew sensors

Opt. Express 23(11), 14981-14992 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Gold-coated AFM tips for tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy: theoretical calculation and experimental demonstration

Opt. Express 23(11), 13804-13813 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

A quantitative mode-resolved frequency comb spectrometer

Opt. Express 23(11), 13991-14001 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

One-dimensional frequency-based spectroscopy

Opt. Express 23(11), 14472-14486 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy enhanced by a micro torch

Opt. Express 23(11), 15047-15056 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Diffractive microlens integrated into Nb5N6 microbolometers for THz detection

Opt. Express 23(11), 13794-13803 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Confined photocarrier transport in InAs pyramidal quantum dots via terahertz time-domain spectroscopy

Opt. Express 23(11), 14532-14540 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

High-speed broadband frequency sweep of continuous-wave terahertz radiation

Opt. Express 23(11), 14806-14814 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Achromatic terahertz quarter waveplate based on silicon grating

Opt. Express 23(11), 14897-14902 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Yb:YAG thin-disk chirped pulse amplification laser system for intense terahertz pulse generation

Opt. Express 23(11), 15057-15064 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Electrochromic switching of monolithic Prussian blue thin film devices

Opt. Express 23(11), 13725-13733 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Highly-dispersive mirrors reach new levels of dispersion

Opt. Express 23(11), 13788-13793 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Engineering the optical response of a-Se thin films by employing morphological disorder

Opt. Express 23(11), 14085-14094 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

20 mA bidirectional laser triggering in planar devices based on vanadium dioxide thin films using CO2 laser

Opt. Express 23(11), 14234-14244 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Thickness dependent terahertz emission from cobalt thin films

Opt. Express 23(11), 14252-14262 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Impact of atmospheric molecular absorption on the temporal and spatial evolution of ultra-short optical pulses

Opt. Express 23(11), 13776-13787 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF

Generating intense fully coherent soft x-ray radiation based on a laser-plasma accelerator

Opt. Express 23(11), 14993-15002 (2015)  View: HTML | PDF