25 May 2012, Volume 7, Issue 6  
152 articles


Standardized speckle measurement method matched to human speckle perception in laser projection systems

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 8770-8783 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Variable multilayer reflection together with long-pass filtering pigment determines the wing coloration of papilionid butterflies of the nireus group

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 8877-8890 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Experimental and numerical analysis of ballistic and scattered light using femtosecond optical Kerr gating: a way for the characterization of strongly scattering media

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9604-9615 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Light scattering by a multilayered spheroidal particle

Appl. Opt. 51(10), 1586-1597 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Simulation research on improved regularized solution of the inverse problem in spectral extinction measurements

Appl. Opt. 51(11), 1715-1723 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Colors of transparent submicron suspensions on approaching the Rayleigh regime

Appl. Opt. 51(12), 2183-2191 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Phase-function normalization for accurate analysis of ultrafast collimated radiative transfer

Appl. Opt. 51(12), 2192-2201 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Wavelet analysis of Fourier polarized images of the human bile

Appl. Opt. 51(10), C133-C139 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Fourier–Stokes polarimetry of laser radiation scattered fields for diagnostics of dystrophic changes of biological tissues histological sections

Appl. Opt. 51(10), C170-C175 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Spatial-frequency Fourier polarimetry of human blood plasma in the diagnostics of pathological changes

Appl. Opt. 51(10), C215-C223 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Combining diffuse optical tomography and spectroscopy to detect and characterize lesions in two-layered tissues

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 29(4), 450-456 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Scattering of a pulsed wave by a sphere with an eccentric spherical inclusion

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 29(4), 605-616 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Autofocusing based on wavelength dependence of diffraction in two-wavelength digital holographic microscopy

Opt. Lett. 37(7), 1172-1174 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Intense Bessel-like beams arising from pyramid-shaped microtips

Opt. Lett. 37(7), 1274-1276 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Subtractive imaging in confocal scanning microscopy using a CCD camera as a detector

Opt. Lett. 37(7), 1280-1282 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Spectral-domain optical coherence tomography with a Fresnel spectrometer

Opt. Lett. 37(8), 1307-1309 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Pump-probe imaging of historical pigments used in paintings

Opt. Lett. 37(8), 1310-1312 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Terahertz interferometric synthetic aperture tomography for confocal imaging systems

Opt. Lett. 37(8), 1316-1318 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Cerebral blood flow imaged with ultrahigh-resolution optical coherence angiography and Doppler tomography

Opt. Lett. 37(8), 1388-1390 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Homotopic, non-local sparse reconstruction of optical coherence tomography imagery

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 10200-10211 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Swept source / Fourier domain polarization sensitive optical coherence tomography with a passive polarization delay unit

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 10229-10241 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultrafast pump-probe microscopy with high temporal dynamic range

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 10330-10338 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Statistical connection of binomial photon counting and photon averaging in high dynamic range beam-scanning microscopy

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 10406-10415 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Computation time-saving mirror image suppression method in Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 8270-8283 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Role of in-plane polarizability of the tip in scattering near-field microscopy of a plasmonic nanoparticle

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 8689-8699 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Spatiotemporal focusing-based widefield multiphoton microscopy for fast optical sectioning

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 8939-8948 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Back-scattered detection yields viable signals in many conditions

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9581-9590 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Dynamic spectroscopic phase microscopy for quantifying hemoglobin concentration and dynamic membrane fluctuation in red blood cells

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9673-9681 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterizing the 3-D field distortions in low numerical aperture fluorescence zooming microscope

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9876-9889 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Polarization holographic microscopy for extracting spatio-temporally resolved Jones matrix

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9948-9955 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Spectroscopic polarization-sensitive full-field optical coherence tomography

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9962-9977 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Variations in signal intensity with periodical temperature changes in vivo in rat brain: analysis using wide-field optical coherence tomography

Appl. Opt. 51(10), 1436-1445 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Three-dimensional Dammann array

Appl. Opt. 51(10), 1619-1630 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Optimal signal processing of nonlinearity in swept-source and spectral-domain optical coherence tomography

Appl. Opt. 51(11), 1701-1708 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

New scanning technique for the optical vortex microscope

Appl. Opt. 51(10), C117-C124 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Fourier phasometry of human effusion polycrystalline networks

Appl. Opt. 51(10), C70-C76 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Ion concentration quantification with the help of single-wavelength dye fluorescence

Appl. Opt. 51(10), C95-C99 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Sensitivity of synthetic aperture laser optical feedback imaging

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 29(4), 476-485 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

High topographical accuracy by optical shot noise reduction in digital holographic microscopy

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 29(4), 498-506 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Balance of physical effects causing stationary operation of Fourier domain mode-locked lasers

J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 29(4), 656-664 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Comparison between spectral optical coherence tomography and the FFT-based impulse-response reconstruction method in the transmission configuration

J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 29(4), 793-798 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Time-gated Cherenkov emission spectroscopy from linear accelerator irradiation of tissue phantoms

open access Opt. Lett. 37(7), 1193-1195 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Parallel Raman microspectroscopy using programmable multipoint illumination

Opt. Lett. 37(8), 1289-1291 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Short time behavior of fluorescence intensity fluctuations in single molecule polarization sensitive experiments

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 9276-9283 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Label-free tetra-modal molecular imaging of living cells with CARS, SHG, THG and TSFG (coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering, second harmonic generation, third harmonic generation and third-order sum frequency generation)

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9551-9557 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Characterization of Swellable Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Particles by Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy

Appl. Spectrosc. 66(4), 440-446 (2012)  View: PDF

Transmission Fourier Transform Raman Spectroscopy of Pharmaceutical Tablet Cores

Appl. Spectrosc. 66(4), 451-457 (2012)  View: PDF

Automated statistical quantification of three-dimensional morphology and mean corpuscular hemoglobin of multiple red blood cells

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 10295-10309 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

High dynamic range optical projection tomography (HDR-OPT)

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 8824-8836 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Real-time quantitative visualization of 3D structural information

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 9203-9214 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Quantitative phase and refractive index measurements with point-source digital in-line holographic microscopy

Appl. Opt. 51(10), 1503-1515 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Building a 3D scanner system based on monocular vision

Appl. Opt. 51(11), 1638-1644 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Extension of the Stokes equation for layered constructions to fluorescent turbid media

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 29(4), 574-578 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Graphics processing unit (GPU)-accelerated particle filter framework for positron emission tomography image reconstruction

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 29(4), 637-643 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Silicon nano-membrane based photonic crystal microcavities for high sensitivity bio-sensing

Opt. Lett. 37(7), 1208-1210 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Frequency locked micro disk resonator for real time and precise monitoring of refractive index

Opt. Lett. 37(8), 1313-1315 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Polymer optical fiber Bragg grating acting as an intrinsic biochemical concentration sensor

Opt. Lett. 37(8), 1370-1372 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Ultimate resolution for refractometric sensing with whispering gallery mode microcavities

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 8284-8295 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

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

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 9090-9098 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical transmission of corrugated metal films on a two-dimensional hetero-colloidal crystal

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 9215-9225 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Spotlight on Optics

Characterization and modeling of Bragg gratings written in polymer fiber for use as filters in the THz region

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9564-9571 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Backscatter signatures of biological aerosols in the infrared

Appl. Opt. 51(12), 1836-1842 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Polymeric dual-slab waveguide interferometer for biochemical sensing applications

Appl. Opt. 51(12), 1886-1893 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Multifocal multiphoton endoscope

Opt. Lett. 37(8), 1349-1351 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Probing the dynamics of an optically trapped particle by phase sensitive back focal plane interferometry

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 8317-8328 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Plasmonic nanotweezers: strong influence of adhesion layer and nanostructure orientation on trapping performance

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9591-9603 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Assembling of three-dimensional crystals by optical depletion force induced by a single focused laser beam

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9616-9623 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Generalized Mie theory of optical forces

J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 29(4), 855-866 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Optical force lateral push–pulling using focus positioning

J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 29(4), 874-880 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (1)]

Kinoform microlenses for focusing into microfluidic channels

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9442-9457 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Light-emitting-diode-induced fluorescence detection of fluorescent dyes for capillary electrophoresis microchip with cross-polarization method

Appl. Opt. 51(11), 1694-1700 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Hard-X-ray imaging optics based on four aspherical mirrors with 50 nm resolution

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 10310-10319 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Real space soft x-ray imaging at 10 nm spatial resolution

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9777-9783 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Development and calibration of mirrors and gratings for the soft x-ray materials science beamline at the Linac Coherent Light Source free-electron laser

Appl. Opt. 51(12), 2118-2128 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Diode-pumped continuous-wave eye-safe Nd:YAG laser at 1415 nm

Opt. Lett. 37(7), 1160-1162 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Low-threshold supercontinuum generation in semiconductor nanoribbons by continuous-wave pumping

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 8667-8674 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

1 W at 785 nm from a frequency-doubled wafer-fused semiconductor disk laser

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 9046-9051 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

T-shape microresonator-based high sensitivity quartz-enhanced photoacoustic spectroscopy sensor

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 9187-9196 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Chromatic polarization effects of swept waveforms in FDML lasers and fiber spools

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9819-9832 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Design of an LED-based sensor system to distinguish human skin from workpieces in safety applications

Appl. Opt. 51(12), 1865-1871 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

From vertical-cavities to hybrid metal/photonic-crystal nanocavities: towards high-efficiency nanolasers

J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 29(4), 577-588 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

In vivo Brillouin optical microscopy of the human eye

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 9197-9202 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Tunable color temperature of Ce3+/Eu2+, 3+ co-doped low silica aluminosilicate glasses for white lighting

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 10034-10041 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimal lighting of RGB LEDs for oral cavity detection

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 10186-10199 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Color-dulling solid-state sources of light

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9755-9762 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Veiling glare and perceived black in high dynamic range displays

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 29(4), 559-566 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Quantitative phase contrast optimised cancerous cell differentiation via ptychography

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9911-9918 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Thermal energy transfer by plasmon-resonant composite nanoparticles at pulse laser irradiation

Appl. Opt. 51(10), C88-C94 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Terahertz dynamic imaging of skin drug absorption

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 9476-9484 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Detection of chromium in wastewater from refuse incineration power plant near Poyang Lake by laser induced breakdown spectroscopy

Appl. Opt. 51(10), 1552-1557 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Selection of Haploid Maize Kernels from Hybrid Kernels for Plant Breeding Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy and SIMCA Analysis

Appl. Spectrosc. 66(4), 447-450 (2012)  View: PDF

Multispectral Imaging Moves into the Mainstream

open access Optics & Photonics News 23(4), 18-24 (2012)  View: PDF

The Emerging Field of Correlation Optics

Optics & Photonics News 23(4), 25-29 (2012)  View: PDF

Intravascular photoacoustic imaging of lipid in atherosclerotic plaques in the presence of luminal blood

Opt. Lett. 37(7), 1244-1246 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Intracellular label-free gold nanorods imaging with photoacoustic microscopy

open access Opt. Express 20(9), 10370-10375 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Evaluation of breast tumor margins in vivo with intraoperative photoacoustic imaging

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 8726-8731 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF  [Suppl. Mat. (2)]

Effects of spherical mode coupling on near-field focusing by clusters of dielectric microspheres

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 9052-9057 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Optimal spectra of white light-emitting diodes using quantum dot nanophosphors

open access Opt. Express 20(8), 9122-9134 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF

Palladium bridged gold nanocylinder dimer: plasmonic properties and hydrogen sensitivity

Appl. Opt. 51(11), 1688-1693 (2012)  View: HTML | PDF