optical engineering
VOL. 36 · NO. 4 | April 1997
CONTENTS
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Articles (43)
Articles
Brian Thompson
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601285
TOPICS: Optical engineering, Electroluminescence, Veins, Laser optics, Indium nitride
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601143
TOPICS: Signal attenuation, Visibility, Polarization, Synthetic apertures, Mirrors, Telescopes, Interferometry, Signal to noise ratio, Silver, Atmospheric optics
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601292
TOPICS: Fresnel lenses, Lens design, Aspheric lenses, Spherical lenses, Transmittance, Ray tracing, Refraction, Diamond, Optics manufacturing, Infrared sensors
Bahram Javidi, Arnaud Sergent, Guanshen Zhang, Laurent Guibert
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601144
TOPICS: Image encryption, Image restoration, Image filtering, Linear filtering, Erbium, Tolerancing, Computer programming, Image quality, Interference (communication), Optical filters
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601293
TOPICS: Coating, Birefringence, Glasses, Fiber coatings, Temperature metrology, Optical fibers, Cladding, Aluminum, Structured optical fibers, Thermal effects
Joel Golden, Elric Saaski, Lisa Shriver-Lake, George Anderson, Frances Ligler
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601146
TOPICS: Biosensors, Calibration, Fiber optics, Luminescence, Sensors, Analytical research, Receivers, Fiber optics sensors, Photodiodes, Fiber lasers
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601294
TOPICS: Monte Carlo methods, Computer generated holography, Holograms, Spherical lenses, 3D image reconstruction, Holography, Lenses, Computer simulations, Optical simulations, Optical engineering
Ching-Yung Yang, Ja-Chen Lin
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601288
TOPICS: Image compression, Image quality, Computer programming, Quantization, Optical engineering, Visualization, Volume rendering, Signal to noise ratio, Visual compression, Raster graphics
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601295
TOPICS: Image compression, Remote sensing, Image processing, Receivers, X-ray imaging, X-rays, Transmitters, Optical engineering, Data modeling, Raster graphics
Sheung On Choy, Yuk-Hee Chan, Wan-Chi Siu
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601296
TOPICS: Image restoration, Signal to noise ratio, Remote sensing, Image segmentation, Distortion, Image processing, Precision measurement, Visual system, Image quality, Optical engineering
Dennis Dunn, Thomas Weldon, William Higgins
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601289
TOPICS: Halftones, Photography, Image segmentation, Optical filters, Image filtering, Bandpass filters, Fourier transforms, Optical engineering, Signal processing, Eye
Ling Guan
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601297
Graham Flint, Susan Highnote, Robert Slavey, Maurice Pessot
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601145
TOPICS: Signal to noise ratio, Profiling, Imaging systems, Telescopes, Diffraction, Optical engineering, Spatial frequencies, Computer simulations, Image processing, Reflectivity
Chang-Ming Sun
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601290
TOPICS: Image segmentation, Image processing algorithms and systems, Fourier transforms, Sun, Algorithm development, Computer simulations, Optical engineering, Detection and tracking algorithms, Image processing, Hough transforms
Hideaki Okayama, Takeshi Kamijoh
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601298
TOPICS: Waveguides, Phase shifts, Fiber Bragg gratings, Multimode interference devices, Refractive index, Switches, Wavelength tuning, Reflectivity, Brain-machine interfaces, Switching
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601147
TOPICS: Monochromatic aberrations, Semiconductor lasers, Gaussian beams, Gaussian optics, Geometrical optics, Cameras, Diodes, Optical testing, Solids, Beam analyzers
Victor Bright, Edward Kolesar, David Sowders
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601422
TOPICS: Silicon, Reflectivity, Picosecond phenomena, Visible radiation, Mid-IR, Semiconducting wafers, Etching, Reflection, Surface finishing, Wafer-level optics
Lars Erdmann, Dirk Efferenn
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601300
TOPICS: Microlens, Photoresist materials, Silicon, Lenses, Diffusion, Spherical lenses, Fabrication, Etching, Reactive ion etching, Photoresist processing
Brigitte Besold, Norbert Lindlein
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601301
TOPICS: Microlens array, Lenses, Microlens, Spatial frequencies, Numerical simulations, Optical engineering, Wave propagation, Sodium, Convolution, Fourier transforms
Shoude Chang, Marc Rioux, Jacques Domey
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601299
TOPICS: Facial recognition systems, Phase only filters, Optical engineering, Visualization, Fourier transforms, Photography, Information technology, Illumination engineering, Image segmentation, Detection and tracking algorithms
Wen-Hao Wang, Yung-Chang Chen
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601291
TOPICS: Manganese, Optical engineering, Pattern recognition, Image classification, Error analysis, Phase only filters, Feature extraction, Optical character recognition, Optical filters, Optical correlators
Aaron Lanterman, Michael Miller, Donald Snyder
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601302
TOPICS: Diffusion, Sensors, Detection and tracking algorithms, Forward looking infrared, Automatic target recognition, Optical engineering, Stochastic processes, Visualization, Algorithm development, Image segmentation
Marcelo Algrain
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601303
TOPICS: Complex systems, Space operations, Sensors, Control systems, Motion models, Systems modeling, Optical engineering, Control systems design, Mathematical modeling, Standards development
Sylvie Tonda, Philippe Refregier
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601279
TOPICS: Image filtering, Signal to noise ratio, Databases, 3D acquisition, Optimal filtering, Electronic filtering, 3D image processing, Phase only filters, Detection and tracking algorithms, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601304
TOPICS: Doppler effect, Time-frequency analysis, Radar, Fourier transforms, Scattering, Image resolution, Image processing, Clouds, Reflectivity, Radar imaging
Mathias Lehmann
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601305
TOPICS: Speckle, Modulation, Speckle interferometry, Probability theory, Error analysis, Interferometers, Cameras, Sensors, Phase shift keying, Optical engineering
Liang-Yao Chen, Yi Su, Hong-Zhou Ma, Shi-Ming Zhou, Yu Wang, You-Hua Qian
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601236
TOPICS: Reflectivity, Prisms, Reflectometry, Sensors, Gold, Beam splitters, Metals, Light sources, Germanium, Optical testing
David Warren, John Hackwell, David Gutierrez
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601237
TOPICS: Prisms, Spectrographs, Mirrors, Sensors, Monochromatic aberrations, Spherical lenses, Aerospace engineering, Spectroscopy, Image quality, Optical engineering
Bernd Block, Petra Moeser, Werner Hentschel
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601238
Daniele Blanc, Alain Cachard, Jean Pommier
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601240
TOPICS: Second-harmonic generation, Aluminum nitride, Polarization, Thin films, Crystals, Refractive index, Optical engineering, Signal detection, Harmonic generation, Nondestructive evaluation
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601239
TOPICS: Absorption, Interfaces, Glasses, Coating, Silica, Refractive index, Thin films, Illumination engineering, Laser beam diagnostics, Ions
Simon Rees, Jacqueline Staromlynska, Michael Gillyon, Julianne Davy
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601280
TOPICS: Optical filters, Polarizers, Optical filtering, Signal to noise ratio, Dielectric filters, Liquid crystals, Birefringence, Airborne laser technology, Nd:YAG lasers, Optical components
Pieter Swart, Pavel Bulkin, Beatrys Lacquet
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601281
TOPICS: Optical coatings, Refractive index, Optical filters, Reflectivity, Filtering (signal processing), Manufacturing, Optical fibers, Absorption, Apodization, Plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601241
TOPICS: Etching, Multilayers, Dielectric filters, Dielectrics, Coating, Reactive ion etching, Optical lithography, Dry etching, Antireflective coatings, Optical properties
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601242
TOPICS: Scattering, Blood, Light scattering, Tissue optics, Tissues, Absorption, Oximetry, Transmittance, Sensors, Optical properties
Paul Coudray, J. Chisham, Mark Andrews, S. Iraj Najafi
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601243
TOPICS: Waveguides, Sol-gels, Glasses, Ultraviolet radiation, Refractive index, Silica, Silicon, Channel waveguides, Coating, Chemistry
Joel Morris, Ravindra Peravali
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601244
TOPICS: Wavelets, Fourier transforms, Linear filtering, Optical filters, Digital filtering, Filtering (signal processing), Optical engineering, Wavelet transforms, Electronic filtering, Algorithms
Mau-Shiun Yeh, Shin-Guo Shiue, Mao-Hong Lu
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601245
TOPICS: Zoom lenses, Lutetium, Optical engineering, Lens design, Optical scanning systems, Electro optical systems, Electro-optical engineering, Tantalum, Roads, Control systems
Huw Prytherch
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601282
TOPICS: Charge-coupled devices, Crystals, Thin films, Semiconductor lasers, Second-harmonic generation, Nonlinear crystals, Polarization, Electrons, Computer simulations, Turbulence
Ligui Zhou, Mrinal Thakur
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601283
TOPICS: Charge-coupled devices, Crystals, Thin films, Semiconductor lasers, Second-harmonic generation, Nonlinear crystals, Polarization, Electrons, Computer simulations, Turbulence
Michael Sokol
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601284
TOPICS: Charge-coupled devices, Crystals, Thin films, Semiconductor lasers, Turbulence, Second-harmonic generation, Nonlinear crystals, Polarization, Electrons, Computer simulations
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601286
TOPICS: Holography, Ocean optics, 3D image reconstruction, Electro optical systems, Sensors, Eye, Diffraction, Holograms, Interferometry, Scattering
Opt. Eng. 36(4), (1 April 1997) doi:10.1117/1.601287
TOPICS: Holography, Ocean optics, Photonics, 3D image reconstruction, Electro optical systems, Sensors, Eye, Diffraction, Holograms, Interferometry
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