Editorial
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 060101 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3596724
TOPICS: Infrared detectors, Infrared radiation, Infrared imaging, Sensors, Long wavelength infrared, Mercury cadmium telluride, Optical engineering, Mid-IR, Short wave infrared radiation, Near infrared
Special Section on Infrared Detectors
Philip Klipstein, Olga Klin, Steve Grossman, Noam Snapi, Inna Lukomsky, Daniel Aronov, Michael Yassen, Alexander Glozman, Tal Fishman, Eyal Berkowicz, Osnat Magen, Itay Shtrichman, Eliezer Weiss
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061002 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3572149
TOPICS: Doping, Diffusion, Quantum efficiency, Sensors, Photodetectors, Semiconducting wafers, Semiconductors, Optical engineering, Staring arrays, Diodes
Krzysztof Jozwikowski, Malgorzata Kopytko, Antoni Rogalski
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061003 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3572167
TOPICS: Photodiodes, Mercury cadmium telluride, Semiconductors, Absorption, Photon transport, Optical engineering, Software, Remote sensing, Instrument modeling, Refractive index
Tzu-Chiang Chen, Jian-Hao Lai
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061004 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3572146
TOPICS: Gallium, Staring arrays, Gallium arsenide, Quantum dots, Optoelectronics, Metalorganic chemical vapor deposition, Aluminum, Indium arsenide, 3D modeling, Infrared radiation
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061005 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3578406
TOPICS: Staring arrays, Sensors, Quantum well infrared photodetectors, Far infrared, Quantum wells, Electrons, Infrared sensors, Doping, Absorption, Quantum efficiency
Jean-Luc Tissot, Sébastien Tinnes, Alain Durand, Cristophe Minassian, Patrick Robert, Michel Vilain, Jean-Jacques Yon
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061006 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3572155
TOPICS: Amorphous silicon, Sensors, Staring arrays, Microbolometers, Video, Visualization, Infrared radiation, Temperature metrology, Readout integrated circuits, Analog electronics
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061007 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3578926
TOPICS: Photodiodes, Quantum efficiency, Superlattices, Mercury cadmium telluride, Doping, Infrared detectors, Long wavelength infrared, Sensors, Heterojunctions, Electrons
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061008 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3572163
TOPICS: Sensors, Readout integrated circuits, Staring arrays, Infrared sensors, Modulation transfer functions, Mid-IR, Nonuniformity corrections, Single crystal X-ray diffraction, Analog electronics, Temperature metrology
Rainer Breiter, Tobias Ihle, Joachim Wendler, Holger Lutz, Stefan Rutzinger, Timo Schallenberg, Karl Hofmann, Johann Ziegler
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061010 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3578405
TOPICS: Thermography, Mid-IR, Sensors, Long wavelength infrared, Infrared imaging, Infrared detectors, Readout integrated circuits, Mercury cadmium telluride, Image processing, Infrared detection
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061011 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3579520
TOPICS: Fiber optic illuminators, Indium gallium arsenide, Short wave infrared radiation, Staring arrays, Sensors, Electrons, Cadmium sulfide, Infrared imaging, Detector arrays, Vertical cavity surface emitting lasers
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061012 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3583567
TOPICS: Sensors, Long wavelength infrared, Infrared sensors, Mid-IR, Sensor technology, Navigation systems, Target detection, Signal detection, Sun, Missiles
Vincent Gueriaux, Nadia Brèire de l'Isle, Arnaud Berurier, Odile Huet, Alain Manissadjian, Hugues Facoetti, Xavier Marcadet, Mathieu Carras, Virginie Trinité, Alexandru Nedelcu
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061013 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3584838
TOPICS: Quantum well infrared photodetectors, Polarimetry, Quantum wells, Absorption, Thermography, Staring arrays, Optical engineering, Sensors, Doping, Long wavelength infrared
Jean-Luc Reverchon, Jean Decobert, Anis Djedidi, Jean-Louis Gentner, Odile Huet, Nadine Lagay, Anne Rouvie, Jean-Alexandre Robo, Jean-Patrick Truffer, Eric Costard, Yang Ni, Bogdan Arion, Yiming Zhu
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061014 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3585661
TOPICS: Indium gallium arsenide, Short wave infrared radiation, Staring arrays, Cameras, Photodiodes, Infrared imaging, Readout integrated circuits, Sensors, PIN photodiodes, Diffusion
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061015 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3590720
TOPICS: Doping, Long wavelength infrared, Sensors, Superlattices, Diffusion, Photodiodes, Heterojunctions, Infrared detectors, Mercury cadmium telluride, Quantum efficiency
Mike Davis, Mark Greiner
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061016 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3590722
TOPICS: Sensors, Indium, Silicon, Readout integrated circuits, Modulation transfer functions, Detector arrays, Staring arrays, Mid-IR, Imaging systems, Electronics
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 061017 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3593155
TOPICS: Sensors, Staring arrays, Detector development, Infrared detectors, Bolometers, Infrared sensors, Signal processing, Manufacturing, Microbolometers, Wheatstone bridges
Optical System Design
Lifang Shi, Xiaochun Dong, Qiling Deng, Yueguang Lu, Yutang Ye, Chunlei Du
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 063001 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3590723
TOPICS: Axicons, Lens design, Electronics, Microfabrication, Optical components, Structural design, Bessel beams, Optical engineering, Lutetium, Optoelectronics
Yu Lei, Shurong Wang, Guanyu Lin
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 063002 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3591947
TOPICS: Mirrors, Spectroscopy, Monochromatic aberrations, Imaging systems, Image quality, Telescopes, Off axis mirrors, Diffraction gratings, Sensors, Signal to noise ratio
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 063003 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3592520
TOPICS: Mirrors, Actuators, Integrated modeling, Disk lasers, Silicon carbide, Systems modeling, Wavefronts, Space mirrors, Optical engineering, Performance modeling
Imaging Systems
Olga Ebers, Tatjana Ebers, Matthias Plaue, Thea Raduntz, Gunter Barwolff, Hartmut Schwandt
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 063201 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3593152
TOPICS: Facial recognition systems, Denoising, Continuous wave operation, Databases, 3D image processing, Cameras, Image segmentation, Signal to noise ratio, Imaging systems, Optical engineering
Optical Fabrication
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 063401 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3584837
TOPICS: Particles, Surface finishing, Polishing, Diffusion, Diamond, Glasses, Quartz, Terbium, Optical engineering, Surface roughness
Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 063601 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3582858
TOPICS: 3D scanning, Translucency, Cameras, 3D metrology, Glasses, Error analysis, Light scattering, Optical testing, Optical engineering, Opacity
Haihua Cui, Wenhe Liao, Ning Dai, Xiaosheng Cheng
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 063602 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3591950
TOPICS: 3D metrology, Image quality, Error analysis, Clouds, Teeth, Phase measurement, 3D modeling, Image processing, Phase shift keying, Reliability
Optical Components, Detectors, and Displays
Johnny Aase, Johnathan Burchill, David Knudsen, John Hackett, Brian Moffat
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 064001 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3582857
TOPICS: Microchannel plates, Electrons, Sensors, Spatial resolution, Clouds, Particles, Imaging systems, Fiber optics, Cameras, Aluminum
Lasers and Laser Optics
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 064201 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3584842
TOPICS: Polarization, Diffraction gratings, Diffraction, Phase compensation, Optical engineering, Polarizers, Reflection, Defense technologies, Beam analyzers, Laser drilling
Laser Applications
João Pinto Coelho, Catarina Silva, Andreia Ruivo, Maria Botelho, Antonio Pires de Matos
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 064301 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3591948
TOPICS: Glasses, Gamma radiation, Silicate glass, Color centers, Absorption, 3D modeling, Finite element methods, Optical engineering, Temperature metrology, Laser applications
Optical Sensors
Qi Jiang, Huaiguang Du, Debo Hu, Meng Yang
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 064401 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3593154
TOPICS: Fiber Bragg gratings, Sensors, Metals, Finite element methods, Optical fibers, Optical engineering, Reflectivity, Glasses, Coating, Optical design
Integrated Optics
Yiyuan Xie, Jiang Xu, Jianguo Zhang
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 064601 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3593153
TOPICS: Waveguides, Silicon, Optical communications, Finite-difference time-domain method, Photonics, Optical components, Etching, Integrated circuits, Integrated optics, Photonic integrated circuits
Fiber Optics and Optical Communication
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 065001 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3589296
TOPICS: Wavelength division multiplexing, Receivers, Linear filtering, Signal detection, Network security, Signal to noise ratio, Avalanche photodetectors, Device simulation, Optical engineering, Photodetectors
Interferometry
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 065601 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3590725
TOPICS: Phase interferometry, Optoelectronics, Cryptanalysis, Fourier transforms, Computer simulations, Optical engineering, Computer security, Charge-coupled devices, Information security, Computer programming
Holography
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 065801 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3589293
TOPICS: Diffraction, Holography, Diffraction gratings, Energy efficiency, Mirrors, Holographic materials, Crystals, Holograms, Absorbance, Refractive index
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 065802 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3589295
TOPICS: Digital holography, Holograms, Beam splitters, Reflection, Charge-coupled devices, 3D image reconstruction, Interferometry, Coating, Interferometers, Digital recording
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 065803 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3592518
TOPICS: Optical filters, Holography, Optical correlators, Image filtering, Transparency, Linear filtering, Binary data, Spatial light modulators, Raster graphics, Distortion
Remote Sensing
Chunmin Zhang, Haiying Wu, Jie Li
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 066201 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3591951
TOPICS: Polarization, Polarimetry, Fourier transforms, Remote sensing, Spectroscopy, Hyperspectral imaging, Spectral resolution, Sensors, Modulation, Modulators
Radiometry, Infrared Systems, Tracking
Munisamy Srinivasan
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 066401 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3592517
TOPICS: Error analysis, Nonlinear filtering, Electronic filtering, Optical tracking, Filtering (signal processing), Optical filters, Monte Carlo methods, Polonium, Detection and tracking algorithms, Complex systems
Ultraviolet and X-ray Applications
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 066501 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3584844
TOPICS: Extreme ultraviolet, Diffraction gratings, Diffraction, Plasma diagnostics, Molybdenum, Plasma, Beryllium, Absorption, Optical engineering, X-rays
Image Processing
Xiaoping Wang, Tianxu Zhang
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067001 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3582855
TOPICS: Target detection, Infrared radiation, Infrared imaging, Infrared detectors, Image segmentation, Image filtering, Feature extraction, Detection and tracking algorithms, Digital filtering, Optical engineering
Bilal Hijazi, Jürgen Vangeyte, Frédéric Cointault, Julien Dubois, Sebastien Coudert, Michel Paindavoine, Jan Pieters
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067002 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3582859
TOPICS: Motion estimation, Particles, Algorithm development, Computer simulations, Error analysis, Optical engineering, Imaging systems, Agriculture, Mechanics, Cameras
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067003 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3582861
TOPICS: Head, Fuzzy logic, Video, Optical correlators, Facial recognition systems, Video surveillance, Image segmentation, Cameras, Image filtering, Detection and tracking algorithms
Ki Tae Park, Chan Woo Park, Young Shik Moon
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067004 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3582862
TOPICS: Image segmentation, Binary data, Optical engineering, Image filtering, RGB color model, Opacity, Personal digital assistants, Data modeling, Computer science, Computer engineering
Jiangxiong Fang, Jie Yang, Enmei Tu, Zhenghong Jia, Nikola Kasabov
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067005 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3582863
TOPICS: Image segmentation, Image resolution, Image processing algorithms and systems, Optical engineering, Motion models, Image processing, Spatial resolution, Radon, Image analysis, Remote sensing
Rongyuan Chen, Wei Xie, Leiguang Wang, Qianqing Qin
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067006 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3584839
TOPICS: Image fusion, Data modeling, Particles, Remote sensing, Independent component analysis, Wavelet transforms, Multispectral imaging, Data fusion, Evolutionary algorithms, Spatial resolution
Shutao Li, Haitao Yin
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067007 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3584840
TOPICS: Image fusion, Associative arrays, Discrete wavelet transforms, Stationary wavelet transform, Image sensors, Lithium, Visualization, Optical engineering, Extremely high frequency, Sensors
Sung-Min Hong, Sang-Jun Park, Jinik Jang, Jechang Jeong
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067008 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3584843
TOPICS: Image quality, Sinc filters, Digital filtering, Optical filters, Reconstruction algorithms, Optical engineering, LCDs, Visualization, Image filtering, Computer simulations
Weibin Li, Songhe Song, Xu Qian
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067009 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3589956
TOPICS: Image segmentation, Optical engineering, Lithium, Mathematical modeling, Systems modeling, Visual process modeling, Data modeling, Performance modeling, Image processing, Defense technologies
Fangfang Lu, Qunfei Zhao, Genke Yang
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067010 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3589347
TOPICS: Image quality, Distortion, JPEG2000, Image compression, Statistical modeling, Visualization, Optical engineering, Image processing, Image analysis, Wavelets
Xiaolin Chen, Xiaokang Yang, Shibao Zheng, Weiyao Lin, Rui Zhang, Guangtao Zhai
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067011 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3591949
TOPICS: Image quality, Wavelets, Image processing, Distortion, Information visualization, Visualization, Optical engineering, Databases, Image compression, Data modeling
Zhenzhen Zheng, Jiagu Wu, Huajun Feng, Zhihai Xu, Qi Li, Yueting Chen
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067012 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3593156
TOPICS: Cameras, Image restoration, Motion estimation, Imaging systems, Point spread functions, High speed cameras, Image quality, Distortion, Image analysis, Image processing
Jiangxiong Fang, Jie Yang, Enmei Tu, Zhenghong Jia, Nikola Kasabov
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067013 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3593159
TOPICS: Image segmentation, Image processing, Chlorine, Optical engineering, Image analysis, Motion models, Remote sensing, Image processing algorithms and systems, Performance modeling, Electroluminescence
Sang-Jun Park, Jechang Jeong, Sung-Min Hong
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067014 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3593162
TOPICS: Computer aided design, Electronic filtering, Image quality, Light emitting diodes, Image processing, Optical filters, Optical engineering, Video processing, Video, Image filtering
Video and Display Technologies
Wei Wu, Bin Song
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067401 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3584841
TOPICS: Distortion, Data compression, Video coding, Video, Quantization, Error analysis, Computer programming, Optical engineering, Motion models, Motion estimation
Sunyoung Lee, Kiho Choi, Euee Jang
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067402 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3589292
TOPICS: Computer programming, Motion estimation, Surface plasmons, Video coding, Optical engineering, Quantization, Statistical analysis, Visualization, Video, Windows XP
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067403 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3589298
TOPICS: Video, Multimedia, Quality measurement, Video processing, Wavelets, Optical engineering, Image quality, Image transmission, LCDs, Databases
Seon-oh Lee, Dong-Gyu Sim
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 067404 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3592516
TOPICS: Video, Image quality, Visualization, Feature extraction, Edge detection, Neural networks, Multimedia, Quality measurement, Optical engineering, Lawrencium
Physical Optics, Diffractive Optics
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 068001 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3589294
TOPICS: Binary data, Opacity, Diffractive optical elements, Diffraction, Lithography, Photomasks, Phase shifts, Zone plates, Wavefronts, Time correlated photon counting
Fourier Optics and Optical Signal Processing
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 068201 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3590724
TOPICS: Image encryption, Fractional fourier transform, Optical correlators, Optical image encryption, RGB color model, Image processing, Computer security, Crystals, Optical engineering, Computer programming
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 068202 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3591120
TOPICS: Image encryption, Image compression, Computer security, Information security, Binary data, Joint transforms, Optical engineering, Image filtering, Optical image encryption, Computer simulations
Other Topics in Optical Engineering
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 069001 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3589297
TOPICS: Nanocomposites, Zinc oxide, Luminescence, Cadmium sulfide, Optical engineering, Semiconductors, Absorption, Nanocrystals, Ultraviolet radiation, Composites
Errata
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 069801 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3602165
TOPICS: Fuzzy logic, Facial recognition systems, Video surveillance, Optical engineering
Rongyuan Chen, Wei Xie, Leiguang Wang, Qianqing Qin
Opt. Eng. 50(6), 069802 (1 June 2011) doi:10.1117/1.3600346
TOPICS: Remote sensing, Image fusion, Optical engineering, Associative arrays, Roads, Infrared detectors, Image processing