30 April 2018, Volume 26, Issue 9, pp. 11068-12343  
111 articles

Spotlight on Optics

3D pulsed chaos lidar system

Opt. Express 26(9), 12230-12241 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Calibration of quasi-static aberrations in high-contrast astronomical adaptive optics with a pupil-modulated point-diffraction interferometer

Opt. Express 26(9), 11068-11083 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental simulation of monogamy relation between contextuality and nonlocality in classical light

Opt. Express 26(9), 11959-11975 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Ewald sphere construction for structural colors

Opt. Express 26(9), 11352-11365 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Fourier-based solving approach for the transport-of-intensity equation with reduced restrictions

Opt. Express 26(9), 11458-11470 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Mathematical and diffractive modeling of self-healing

Opt. Express 26(9), 12219-12229 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Study of fabrication reproducibility of two-mode optical fibers for mode division multiplexing with MIMO processing

Opt. Express 26(9), 11100-11109 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

High-power widely tunable ps source in the visible light based on four wave mixing in optimized photonic crystal fibers

Opt. Express 26(9), 11265-11275 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Fiber in-line Mach-Zehnder interferometer based on a pair of short sections of waveguide

Opt. Express 26(9), 11496-11502 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Multimode and single-mode fiber compatible graded-index multicore fiber for high density optical interconnect application

Opt. Express 26(9), 11639-11648 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Mid-infrared cascaded stimulated Raman scattering up to eight orders in As-S optical fiber

Opt. Express 26(9), 12007-12015 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Scaling effects in resonant coupling phenomena between fundamental and cladding modes in twisted microstructured optical fibers

Opt. Express 26(9), 12131-12143 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Low-aberration beamline optics for synchrotron infrared nanospectroscopy

Opt. Express 26(9), 11238-11249 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

High-power modular LED-based illumination systems for mask-aligner lithography

Opt. Express 26(9), 11503-11512 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Broadband full-color multichannel hologram with geometric metasurface

Opt. Express 26(9), 11577-11586 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Color Fourier orthoscopic holography with laser capture and an LED display

Opt. Express 26(9), 12144-12158 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Evaluation of phase retrieval approaches in magnified X-ray phase nano computerized tomography applied to bone tissue

Opt. Express 26(9), 11110-11124 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (8)]

Speckle noise reduction of multi-frame optical coherence tomography data using multi-linear principal component analysis

Opt. Express 26(9), 11804-11818 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Multi-focus TIE algorithm including partial spatial coherence and overlapping filters

Opt. Express 26(9), 11819-11833 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Designing optical 3D images encryption and reconstruction using monospectral synthetic aperture integral imaging

Opt. Express 26(9), 11084-11099 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Objective visual comfort evaluation method based on disparity information and motion for stereoscopic video

Opt. Express 26(9), 11418-11437 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of retinal-projection-based near-eye display with contact lens

Opt. Express 26(9), 11553-11567 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Beam drift and partial probe coherence effects in EUV reflective-mode coherent diffractive imaging

Opt. Express 26(9), 12242-12256 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Validation of the particle size distribution obtained with the laser in-situ scattering and transmission (LISST) meter in flow-through mode

Opt. Express 26(9), 11125-11136 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Effective area measurement of few-mode fiber using far field scan technique with Hankel transform generalized for circularly-asymmetric mode

Opt. Express 26(9), 11137-11146 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

3D thickness distributions of plano lenses as a means of cavity pressure characterization in microinjection molding

Opt. Express 26(9), 11250-11264 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Nonlinear error correction for FMCW ladar by the amplitude modulation method

Opt. Express 26(9), 11519-11528 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Novel localized vibration-assisted magnetic abrasive polishing method using loose abrasives for V-groove and Fresnel optics finishing

Opt. Express 26(9), 11608-11619 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

All-fiber Mach–Zehnder interferometer for tunable two quasi-continuous points’ temperature sensing in seawater

Opt. Express 26(9), 12277-12290 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Aluminum nitride integrated photonics platform for the ultraviolet to visible spectrum

Opt. Express 26(9), 11147-11160 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

High-Q-factor Al2O3 micro-trench cavities integrated with silicon nitride waveguides on silicon

Opt. Express 26(9), 11161-11170 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical fiber micro-connector with nanometer positioning precision for rapid prototyping of photonic devices

Opt. Express 26(9), 11513-11518 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

All MBE grown InAs/GaAs quantum dot lasers on on-axis Si (001)

Opt. Express 26(9), 11568-11576 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Selective coupling of Whispering Gallery Modes in film coated micro-resonators

Opt. Express 26(9), 11737-11743 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Non-contact printing of optical waveguides using capillary bridges

Opt. Express 26(9), 11934-11939 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Integrated optoelectronic oscillator

Opt. Express 26(9), 12257-12265 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Estimation of the depth limit for percussion drilling with picosecond laser pulses

Opt. Express 26(9), 11546-11552 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Direct fabricating large-area nanotriangle structure arrays on tungsten surface by nonlinear lithography of two femtosecond laser beams

Opt. Express 26(9), 11718-11727 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultrafast multi-layer subtractive patterning

Opt. Express 26(9), 11928-11933 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Transverse modal control of wide-stripe high power semiconductor lasers using sampled grating

Opt. Express 26(9), 11171-11180 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optofluidic droplet dye laser generated by microfluidic nozzles

Opt. Express 26(9), 11284-11291 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

6.5 GHz Q-switched mode-locked waveguide lasers based on two-dimensional materials as saturable absorbers

Opt. Express 26(9), 11321-11330 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Intermittent burst of a super rogue wave in the breathing multi-soliton regime of an anomalous fiber ring cavity

Opt. Express 26(9), 11447-11457 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Laser-induced damage of fused silica optics at 355 nm due to backward stimulated Brillouin scattering: experimental and theoretical results

Opt. Express 26(9), 11744-11755 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

All-fiber mid-infrared source tunable from 6 to 9 μm based on difference frequency generation in OP-GaP crystal

Opt. Express 26(9), 11756-11763 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Random laser properties of Nd3+ crystal powders

Opt. Express 26(9), 11787-11803 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

High-order mode direct oscillation of few-mode fiber laser for high-quality cylindrical vector beams

Opt. Express 26(9), 11850-11858 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Passively Q-switched single-frequency Nd:YVO4 ring laser with external feedback

Opt. Express 26(9), 11903-11908 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultra-narrow linewidth quantum dot coherent comb lasers with self-injection feedback locking

Opt. Express 26(9), 11909-11914 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Sequential phase locking scheme for a filled aperture intensity coherent combination of beam arrays

Opt. Express 26(9), 12072-12080 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Influence of energy-transfer upconversion and excited-state absorption on a high power Nd:YVO4 laser at 1.34 μm

Opt. Express 26(9), 12106-12120 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Electrically-driven pure amplitude and frequency modulation in a quantum cascade laser

Opt. Express 26(9), 12306-12317 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Dirac semimetals based tunable narrowband absorber at terahertz frequencies

Opt. Express 26(9), 11471-11480 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Competing radiative and nonradiative decay of embedded ions states in dielectric crystals: theory, and application to Co2+:AgCl0.5Br0.5

Opt. Express 26(9), 11694-11707 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical constants modelling in silicon nitride membrane transiently excited by EUV radiation

Opt. Express 26(9), 11877-11888 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical bistability based on hyperbolic metamaterials

Opt. Express 26(9), 11620-11632 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Flexible and tunable terahertz all-dielectric metasurface composed of ceramic spheres embedded in ferroelectric/ elastomer composite

Opt. Express 26(9), 11633-11638 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Orbital angular momentum generation method based on transformation electromagnetics

Opt. Express 26(9), 11708-11717 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Hybridization-induced broadband terahertz wave absorption with graphene metasurfaces

Opt. Express 26(9), 11728-11736 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Depth perception based 3D holograms enabled with polarization-independent metasurfaces

Opt. Express 26(9), 11843-11849 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Hybrid metasurfaces for microwave reflection and infrared emission reduction

Opt. Express 26(9), 11950-11958 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Through-focus scanning optical microscopy with the Fourier modal method

Opt. Express 26(9), 11649-11657 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Stability and internal interaction of multipole solitons in nonlocal PT-symmetric lattices

Opt. Express 26(9), 11667-11677 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Second harmonic generation with full Poincaré beams

Opt. Express 26(9), 11678-11684 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Observation of backward high-harmonic emission from solids

Opt. Express 26(9), 12210-12218 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Free space quantum key distribution using modulating retro-reflectors

Opt. Express 26(9), 11331-11351 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Improving performance of differential pulse coding modulation based digital mobile fronthaul employing noise shaping

Opt. Express 26(9), 11407-11417 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Increasing data rate of an optical IMDD system using a cost-efficient dual-band transmission scheme based on RTZ DAC and sub-Nyquist sampling ADC

Opt. Express 26(9), 11599-11607 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Decision-feedback detection strategy for nonlinear frequency-division multiplexing

Opt. Express 26(9), 12057-12071 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Multilevel quadrature amplitude multiplexing using coherently coupled orbital angular momentum modes

Opt. Express 26(9), 12180-12190 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Towards rewritable multilevel optical data storage in single nanocrystals

Opt. Express 26(9), 12266-12276 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Phase-shifted Solc-type filter based on thin periodically poled lithium niobate in a reflective geometry

Opt. Express 26(9), 12016-12021 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Fine tuning method for optimization of liquid crystal based polarimeters

Opt. Express 26(9), 12038-12048 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Electro-optic deflectors deliver advantages over acousto-optical deflectors in a high resolution, ultra-fast force-clamp optical trap

Opt. Express 26(9), 11181-11193 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Light output performance of red AlGaInP-based light emitting diodes with different chip geometries and structures

Opt. Express 26(9), 11194-11200 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Cooperativity enhancement in buckled-dome microcavities with omnidirectional claddings

Opt. Express 26(9), 11201-11212 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Plate-slot polymer waveguide modulator on silicon-on-insulator

Opt. Express 26(9), 11213-11221 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Benchmarking five numerical simulation techniques for computing resonance wavelengths and quality factors in photonic crystal membrane line defect cavities

Opt. Express 26(9), 11366-11392 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced light extraction of plastic scintillator using large-area photonic crystal structures fabricated by hot embossing

Opt. Express 26(9), 11438-11446 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Thermally controlled Si photonic crystal slow light waveguide beam steering device

Opt. Express 26(9), 11529-11537 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Editors' Pick

Electro-optic phase matching in a Si photonic crystal slow light modulator using meander-line electrodes

Opt. Express 26(9), 11538-11545 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Paraxial propagation dynamics of the radially polarized Airy beams in uniaxial crystals orthogonal to the optical axis

Opt. Express 26(9), 11309-11320 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Electromagnetic behavior of dielectric objects on metallic periodically nanostructured substrates

Opt. Express 26(9), 11222-11237 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced dual-band absorption of molybdenum disulfide using a plasmonic perfect absorber

Opt. Express 26(9), 11658-11666 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Electric dipole-quadrupole hybridization induced enhancement of second-harmonic generation in T-shaped plasmonic heterodimers

Opt. Express 26(9), 11984-11993 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Security of subcarrier wave quantum key distribution against the collective beam-splitting attack

Opt. Express 26(9), 11292-11308 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Semi-quantum noise randomized data encryption based on an amplified spontaneous emission light source

Opt. Express 26(9), 11587-11598 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Quantum squeezing in a modulated optomechanical system

Opt. Express 26(9), 11915-11927 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Implementation and characterization of a controllable dephasing channel based on coupling polarization and spatial degrees of freedom of light

Opt. Express 26(9), 11940-11949 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

All-optical transistor based on Rydberg atom-assisted optomechanical system

Opt. Express 26(9), 12330-12343 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Reflective all-sky thermal infrared cloud imager

Opt. Express 26(9), 11276-11283 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Variations of transparency derived from GOCI in the Bohai Sea and the Yellow Sea

Opt. Express 26(9), 12191-12209 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Radiation resistant fiber Bragg grating in random air-line fibers for sensing applications in nuclear reactor cores

Opt. Express 26(9), 11775-11786 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Fundamental performance of transverse wind estimator from Shack-Hartmann wave-front sensor measurements

Opt. Express 26(9), 11859-11876 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Bubble-on-fiber (BoF): a built-in tunable broadband acousto-optic sensor for liquid-immersible in situ measurements

Opt. Express 26(9), 11976-11983 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Double-range near-infrared acetylene detection using a dual spot-ring Herriott cell (DSR-HC)

Opt. Express 26(9), 12081-12091 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Iterative matrix algorithm for high precision temperature and force decoupling in multi-parameter FBG sensing

Opt. Express 26(9), 12092-12105 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Portable standoff spectrometer for hazard identification using integrated quantum cascade laser arrays from 6.5 to 11 µm.

Opt. Express 26(9), 12159-12168 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Suppressing the photobleaching and photoluminescence intermittency of single near-infrared CdSeTe/ZnS quantum dots with p-phenylenediamine

Opt. Express 26(9), 11889-11902 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Development of a spatial heterodyne Raman spectrometer with echelle-mirror structure

Opt. Express 26(9), 11994-12006 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimum repetition rates for dual-comb spectroscopy

Opt. Express 26(9), 12049-12056 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Multielemental self-absorption reduction in laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy by using microwave-assisted excitation

Opt. Express 26(9), 12121-12130 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Enhanced mid-infrared multi-bounce ATR spectroscopy for online detection of hydrogen peroxide using a supercontinuum laser

Opt. Express 26(9), 12169-12179 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Numerical investigation of nematic liquid crystals in the THz band based on EIT sensor

Opt. Express 26(9), 12318-12329 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Robust optimization of the laser induced damage threshold of dielectric mirrors for high power lasers

Opt. Express 26(9), 11764-11774 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Growth and optical properties of Ag-Ti composite nanorods based on oblique angle co-deposition technique

Opt. Express 26(9), 12022-12037 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

High-order soliton evolution and pulse breaking-recovery in stretched ultrafast fiber lasers

Opt. Express 26(9), 11685-11693 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Colour gamut mapping between small and large colour gamuts: Part I. gamut compression

Opt. Express 26(9), 11481-11495 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

Colloidal crystal order and structure revealed by tabletop extreme ultraviolet scattering and coherent diffractive imaging

Opt. Express 26(9), 11393-11406 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF

High-order harmonic source spanning up to the oxygen K-edge based on filamentation pulse compression

Opt. Express 26(9), 11834-11842 (2018)  View: HTML | PDF