PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 3572
3RD IBEROAMERICAN OPTICS MEETING AND 6TH LATIN AMERICAN MEETING ON OPTICS, LASERS, AND THEIR APPLICATIONS | 28 SEPTEMBER - 2 OCTOBER 1998
3rd Iberoamerican Optics Meeting and 6th Latin American Meeting on Optics, Lasers, and Their Applications
3RD IBEROAMERICAN OPTICS MEETING AND 6TH LATIN AMERICAN MEETING ON OPTICS, LASERS, AND THEIR APPLICATIONS
28 September - 2 October 1998
Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
Opening Session
Proc. SPIE 3572, Optics in the information age, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358339
Plenary Session
Proc. SPIE 3572, Optical biopsy: the noninvasive diagnosis of cancer with optical spectroscopy, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358352
Proc. SPIE 3572, Nonlinear optical properties of organic materials, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358363
Proc. SPIE 3572, Secure optical telecommunications using chaos in wavelength for signal transmissions, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358374
Proc. SPIE 3572, Partially coherent beams with partial polarization: a matrix treatment, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358385
Proc. SPIE 3572, Lasing without inversion: realities and prospects, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358396
Proc. SPIE 3572, Solid state Raman lasers: materials, design, and applications, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358407
Proc. SPIE 3572, History and evolution of the teaching of Fourier optics, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358418
Proc. SPIE 3572, High-aperture Gaussian beams, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358429
Color, Vision, and Radiometry
Proc. SPIE 3572, Color correction against changes of light source in image acquisition by CCD camera, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358340
Condensed Matter and Thin Film Optics
Proc. SPIE 3572, Bismuth thin films obtained by pulsed laser deposition, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358343
Proc. SPIE 3572, PZT thin films grown by laser ablation, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358344
Proc. SPIE 3572, Polycrystalline SrFe12O19 thin films grown by pulsed laser deposition, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358345
Diffractive Optics
Proc. SPIE 3572, Talbot effect in tapered GRIN media, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358346
Proc. SPIE 3572, Efficient generation of Bessel beams, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358347
Proc. SPIE 3572, Influence of the conical diffraction on the light polarization of waves diffracted and transmitted by holographic volume gratings, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358348
Proc. SPIE 3572, Mueller matrix associated to GaAs on the (001) direction, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358349
Proc. SPIE 3572, 3D speckle-shift hologram and its storage capacity, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358350
Proc. SPIE 3572, Diffraction efficiency of a volume transmission diffraction grating when rotated around its K vector, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358351
Proc. SPIE 3572, Spatial control of Gaussian modes in holographic self-adaptive laser oscillators, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358353
Proc. SPIE 3572, Pseudorandom gratings with missing diffraction orders, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358354
Education in Optics
Proc. SPIE 3572, Learning by research, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358355
Fiber Optics and Communications
Proc. SPIE 3572, Quasi-distributed optical fiber sensor for strain measurement along power conductors, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358356
Proc. SPIE 3572, Extraction of laser rate equation parameters, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358357
Proc. SPIE 3572, Tapered optical fiber devices, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358358
Proc. SPIE 3572, Dispersion compensation with Bragg grating, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358359
Proc. SPIE 3572, Method for determining threshold power of amplification in erbium-doped fiber by means of measurements of ASE on both directions on the fiber, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358360
Proc. SPIE 3572, Winding-induced birefringence and EDFA performance, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358361
Interferometry and Optical Testing
Proc. SPIE 3572, White light interferometry: innovative algorithms and performances, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358362
Proc. SPIE 3572, Digital speckle techniques applied to industrial precision measurements, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358364
Proc. SPIE 3572, Automatic system for phase shift measurement using correlation, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358365
Proc. SPIE 3572, Phase reconstruction with line integration of high-spatial-frequency intensity patterns, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358366
Proc. SPIE 3572, Double-aperture speckle method using a BSO crystal for in-plane displacement, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358367
Lidar
Proc. SPIE 3572, Lidar studies of atmospheric boundary layer dynamics, aerosols, and cirrus cloud properties at Buenos Aires (34.6 S/58.5 W), 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358368
Nonlinear Optics and Chaos
Proc. SPIE 3572, Wave distortion correction and optical bistability in a nonlinear medium near phase-conjugate mirror, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358369
Proc. SPIE 3572, Total profile distortion Z-scan, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358370
Proc. SPIE 3572, Kerr lens mode-locked Ti:sapphire ring laser, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358371
Proc. SPIE 3572, Optical vortex closes itself in a laser beam after passing through a Gaussian lens, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358372
Proc. SPIE 3572, Imaging-eclipsing-Z-scan method for measurement of the nonlinear refractive index of materials, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358373
Optical and Digital Image Processing
Proc. SPIE 3572, Talbot and Lau phenomena implementation via a photorefractive converter, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358375
Proc. SPIE 3572, Image synthesis of pilled textiles by Karhunen-Loeve transform, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358376
Proc. SPIE 3572, Segmentation technique for microscopic sandstone images, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358377
Proc. SPIE 3572, Imaging polarization encoding for optical logic operations, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358378
Proc. SPIE 3572, Low-order fractional moments for data processing in atmospheric optical scintillation, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358379
Proc. SPIE 3572, Application of laser techniques in fluid mechanics, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358380
Proc. SPIE 3572, Pseudorandom gratings for noncoherent theta-decoders, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358381
Proc. SPIE 3572, Multiplicative noise reduction in periodic patterns, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358382
Proc. SPIE 3572, Out-of-plane target location with a joint transform correlator, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358383
Proc. SPIE 3572, Contrast inversion in the Lau phenomena implemented with a photorefractive grating, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358384
Proc. SPIE 3572, Synthesis of composed filters by using color photographic films, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358386
Proc. SPIE 3572, Use of the periodic structure of spatial light modulators for parallel pattern recognition, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358387
Optical Applications in Industry and Biomedicine
Proc. SPIE 3572, Activity images in dynamic speckle, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358388
Proc. SPIE 3572, Drying paint by means of dynamic speckle patterns, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358389
Proc. SPIE 3572, Coherent-optical study of crack propagation in polymer pipes by holographic interferometry, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358390
Proc. SPIE 3572, Phase transitions on pure and alloy metals by photoacoustic technique, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358391
Proc. SPIE 3572, Optical triangulation for the microtopographic inspection of rough surfaces, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358392
Proc. SPIE 3572, Digital speckle correlation for nondestructive testing of corrosion, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358393
Proc. SPIE 3572, Nondestructive study of corrosion by the analysis of diffused light, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358394
Proc. SPIE 3572, Evaluation by recognition of thresholding-based segmentation techniques on Brazilian bank checks, 0000 (6 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.358395