Editorial
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 110101 (5 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.110101
TOPICS: Optical engineering, Quantum cascade lasers, LIDAR, Sensor technology, Compressed sensing, Optical imaging, Imaging systems
Special Section on Hyperspectral Imaging Systems
John Lee, Christopher Simi
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111701 (22 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111701
TOPICS: Hyperspectral imaging, Imaging systems, Remote sensing, Analytical research, Agriculture, Astronomy, Earth sciences, Forestry, Geology, Signal processing
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111702 (13 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111702
TOPICS: Optical filters, Imaging systems, Detector arrays, Cameras, Imaging spectrometry, Spectrometers, Sensors, Image filtering, Computing systems, 3D image processing
Natascha Oppelt, Florian Schulze, Katja Doernhoefer, Inga Eisenhardt, Inka Bartsch
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111703 (11 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111703
TOPICS: Absorption, Reflectivity, Vegetation, Water, Remote sensing, Optical engineering, Ocean optics, Data acquisition, Image classification, Ecosystems
Khairul Muzzammil Saipullah, Deok-Hwan Kim
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111704 (11 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111704
TOPICS: Target detection, Feature extraction, Fluorescence correlation spectroscopy, Sensors, Independent component analysis, Principal component analysis, Fermium, Frequency modulation, Hyperspectral target detection, Hyperspectral imaging
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111705 (13 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111705
TOPICS: Error analysis, Sensors, Statistical analysis, Optical engineering, Detection and tracking algorithms, Image analysis, RGB color model, Hyperspectral imaging, Spatial resolution, Target detection
Alessandro Barducci, Francesco Castagnoli, Guido Castellini, Donatella Guzzi, Cinzia Lastri, Paolo Marcoionni, Vanni Nardino, Ivan Pippi
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111706 (14 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111706
TOPICS: Interferometers, Sensors, Hyperspectral imaging, Spectral resolution, Fourier transforms, Data modeling, Mirrors, Spectrometers, Data acquisition, Prototyping
Timothy Perkins, Steven Adler-Golden, Michael Matthew, Alexander Berk, Lawrence Bernstein, Jamine Lee, Marsha Fox
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111707 (13 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111707
TOPICS: Atmospheric corrections, Aerosols, Atmospheric modeling, Visibility, Reflectivity, Atmospheric particles, Sensors, Image processing, Absorption, Point spread functions
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111708 (14 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111708
TOPICS: Biogases, Magnesium, Hyperspectral imaging, Calibration, Chemical analysis, Near infrared, Solids, Industrial chemicals, Optical engineering, Data modeling
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111709 (27 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111709
TOPICS: Image classification, Vegetation, Fuzzy logic, Hyperspectral imaging, Genetic algorithms, Remote sensing, Data modeling, Optical engineering, Artificial neural networks, Error analysis
Qiong Wu, Ji Hua Wang, Dazhou Zhu, Cheng Wang, Zhihong Ma
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111710 (20 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111710
TOPICS: Ear, Hyperspectral imaging, Reflectivity, Spectroscopy, Machine vision, Principal component analysis, RGB color model, Agriculture, Data acquisition, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111711 (13 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111711
TOPICS: Calibration, Sensors, Spectral resolution, Spectrometers, Spectral calibration, Spectroscopy, Light scattering, Imaging systems, Mirrors, Microscopes
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111712 (28 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111712
TOPICS: Interference (communication), Hyperspectral imaging, Sensors, 3D modeling, Correlation function, 3D image processing, Image processing, Signal to noise ratio, Data modeling, Motion models
Yusuke Murayama, Ari Ide-Ektessabi
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111713 (27 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111713
TOPICS: Super resolution, Reflectivity, Image processing, Multispectral imaging, Hyperspectral imaging, Image registration, Spatial resolution, Image filtering, Optical filters, RGB color model
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111714 (29 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111714
TOPICS: Sensors, Signal detection, Detection and tracking algorithms, Target detection, Composites, Fourier transforms, Optical engineering, Optical filters, Sensor performance, Hyperspectral imaging
Hongjun Su, Peijun Du, Qian Du
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111715 (17 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111715
TOPICS: Hyperspectral imaging, Optical engineering, Data analysis, Roads, Remote sensing, Principal component analysis, Absorption, Information science, Distance measurement, Data storage
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111716 (19 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111716
TOPICS: Signal to noise ratio, Fourier transforms, Spectrometers, Staring arrays, Sensors, Image registration, Imaging systems, Nonuniformity corrections, Modulation transfer functions, Optical engineering
Samer Sabbah, Roland Harig, Peter Rusch, Jens Eichmann, Axel Keens, Joern-Hinnrich Gerhard
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111717 (16 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111717
TOPICS: Imaging systems, Hyperspectral imaging, Sensors, Gases, Detection and tracking algorithms, Clouds, Methane, Remote sensing, Mirrors, Spatial filters
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111718 (8 August 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111718
TOPICS: Sensors, Target detection, Detection and tracking algorithms, Data modeling, Lawrencium, Affine motion model, Optical engineering, Hyperspectral systems, Hyperspectral target detection, Statistical analysis
Lawrence Bernstein, Xuemin Jin, Brian Gregor, Steven Adler-Golden
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111719 (31 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111719
TOPICS: Sensors, Atmospheric corrections, Reflectivity, Vegetation, Short wave infrared radiation, Optical filters, Image processing, Near infrared, Optical engineering, Visible radiation
Christopher Warren, Detlev Even, William Pfister, Keith Nakanishi, Arleen Velasco, David Breitwieser, Selwyn Yee, Joseph Naungayan
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111720 (22 August 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111720
TOPICS: Spectroscopy, Sensors, Diffraction gratings, Cameras, Imaging systems, Hyperspectral imaging, Geometrical optics, Visible radiation, Silica, Computer aided design
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 111721 (11 September 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.111721
TOPICS: Device simulation, Data modeling, Reflectivity, Atmospheric modeling, Sensors, Signal to noise ratio, Hyperspectral simulation, Intelligence systems, Soil science, Satellites
Optical System Design
Haili Hu, Baojun Zuo, Shouqian Chen, Hong Yu, Yang Gao, Hongming Zhao, Jian Du, Zhigang Fan, Hai Pang
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 113001 (5 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.113001
TOPICS: Mirrors, Projection systems, Spherical lenses, Receivers, Infrared radiation, Infrared imaging, Aerospace engineering, Geometrical optics, Optical engineering, Cameras
Imaging Systems
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 113201 (2 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.113201
TOPICS: Line scan cameras, Cameras, Calibration, 3D modeling, Motion models, Line scan image sensors, 3D image processing, Optical engineering, Data modeling, Image processing
Yasuyuki Kawaji, Fukai Toyofuku, Tadamitsu Ideguchi, Yoshiharu Higashida
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 113202 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.113202
TOPICS: Modulation transfer functions, Optical filters, Chromium, Computing systems, Nonlinear filtering, Optical simulations, Radiography, Convolution, Image filtering, Imaging systems
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 113203 (5 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.113203
TOPICS: Optical coherence tomography, Detection and tracking algorithms, Optical tracking, Range imaging, Signal to noise ratio, Electronic filtering, Imaging systems, Computing systems, Robots, Endoscopy
Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 113601 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.113601
TOPICS: Photodiodes, Light scattering, Reflectivity, Spatial frequencies, Silicon, Semiconducting wafers, Optical spheres, Optical engineering, Beam splitters, Surface roughness
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 113602 (2 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.113602
TOPICS: Binary data, Modulation, Fourier transforms, Projection systems, Fringe analysis, 3D metrology, Error analysis, Digital Light Processing, Optical engineering, 3D image processing
Jiangping Zhu, Song Hu, Jungsheng Yu, Yan Tang
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 113603 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.113603
TOPICS: Optical alignment, Lithography, Fringe analysis, Semiconducting wafers, Optical engineering, Electronics, Error analysis, Moire patterns, Optoelectronics, Imaging systems
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 113604 (2 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.113604
TOPICS: Interferometers, Precision measurement, Error analysis, Objectives, Distance measurement, Collimation, Light sources, Mirrors, CCD image sensors, Interferometry
Yonghao Ai, Ke Xu
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 113605 (15 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.113605
TOPICS: Feature extraction, Aluminum, Metals, Image classification, Databases, Inspection, Computed tomography, Wavelet transforms, Dimension reduction, Detection and tracking algorithms
Optical Components, Detectors, and Displays
Robinson Savarimuthu, Nakkeeran Rangaswamy
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 114001 (2 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.114001
TOPICS: Waveguides, Resonators, Photonic crystals, Coarse wavelength division multiplexing, Finite-difference time-domain method, Optical filters, Photonic integrated circuits, Dense wavelength division multiplexing, Waveguide modes, Optical networks
Chao Liu, Lei Li, Qiong-Hua Wang
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 114002 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.114002
TOPICS: Liquids, Prisms, Interfaces, Optical tracking, Dielectrics, Lithium, Solar cells, Beam steering, Free space optical communications, Laser optics
Lasers and Laser Optics
Zhen Zhang, Hongjie Liu, Jin Huang, Xiaoyan Zhou, Dahua Ren, Xinlu Cheng, Xiaodong Jiang, Weidong Wu, Wanguo Zheng
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 114201 (2 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.114201
TOPICS: Silica, Birefringence, Glasses, Laser energy, Laser induced damage, Laser damage threshold, Laser irradiation, Laser welding, Helium neon lasers, Optical engineering
Dongdong Han
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 114202 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.114202
TOPICS: Fiber Bragg gratings, Mode locking, Fiber lasers, Optical filters, Polarization, Solitons, Picosecond phenomena, Single mode fibers, Laser resonators, Optical engineering
Ramakanta Biswal, Praveen Agrawal, Sudhir Dixit, Shankar Nakhe
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 114203 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.114203
TOPICS: Copper, Bromine, Hydrogen, Pulsed laser operation, Spectroscopy, Ions, Molecules, Plasma, Energy coupling, Lasers
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 114204 (3 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.114204
TOPICS: Sensors, Calibration, Optical spheres, Robotic systems, Clouds, Laser systems engineering, Optical scanning systems, 3D scanning, Laser scanners, Optical engineering
Laser Applications
Rüdiger Moser, Michael Kunzer, Christian Goßler, Klaus Köhler, Wilfried Pletschen, Ulrich Schwarz, Joachim Wagner
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 114301 (13 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.114301
TOPICS: Light emitting diodes, Laser processing, Photomasks, Laser ablation, Picosecond phenomena, Semiconducting wafers, Ultraviolet radiation, Sapphire, Gallium nitride, Laser systems engineering
Integrated Optics
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 114601 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.114601
TOPICS: Photonic crystals, Metals, Diodes, Composites, Transmittance, Silicon, Interfaces, Solids, Beam propagation method, Heterojunctions
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 114602 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.114602
TOPICS: Cladding, Polymers, Electro optic polymers, Biopolymers, Waveguides, Polymer multimode waveguides, Electro optics, Electrodes, Prisms, Infrared cameras
Fiber Optics and Optical Communication
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 115001 (2 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.115001
TOPICS: Dispersion, Birefringence, Refractive index, Photonic crystal fibers, Cladding, Picosecond phenomena, Finite-difference time-domain method, Optical fibers, Waveguides, Wave propagation
Yuan Cao, Haiyan Shang, Xinhuan Feng, Zhaohui Li, Bai-Ou Guan
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 115002 (2 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.115002
TOPICS: Phase modulation, Microwave photonic filters, Optical filters, Single mode fibers, Phase shift keying, Electronic filtering, Amplitude modulation, Fiber lasers, Microwave radiation, Modulation
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 115003 (2 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.115003
TOPICS: Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing, Modulation, Tolerancing, Quadrature amplitude modulation, Stars, Wavelength division multiplexing, Receivers, Optical amplifiers, Optical engineering, Polarization
Chongfu Zhang, Zhengsuan Wang, Wei Jin, Kun Qiu
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 115004 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.115004
TOPICS: Network architectures, Switching, Optical networks, Forward error correction, Packet switching, Optical engineering, Process control, Receivers, Transmitters, Communication engineering
Chin-Ta Chen, Hsu-Liang Hsiao, Po-Kuan Shen, Guan-Fu Lu, Hsiao-Chin Lan, Yun-Chih Lee, Chia-Chi Chang, Jen-Yu Li, Ajay Nedle, Shou-Fu Chang, Yo-Shen Lin, Mount-Learn Wu
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 115005 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.115005
TOPICS: Optical interconnects, Vertical cavity surface emitting lasers, Silicon, Optical benches, Eye, Assembly tolerances, Tolerancing, Channel projecting optics, Signal attenuation, Optical alignment
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 115006 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.115006
TOPICS: Optical networks, Picosecond phenomena, Multiplexers, Switches, Channel projecting optics, Phased array optics, Liquid crystals, Liquid crystal on silicon, Networks, Optical testing
Huaiwei Lu
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 115007 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.115007
TOPICS: Resonators, Fiber couplers, Signal attenuation, Optical engineering, Channel projecting optics, Optical communications, Solids, Mach-Zehnder interferometers, Dense wavelength division multiplexing, Lutetium
An Sun, Zhishen Wu
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 115008 (5 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.115008
TOPICS: Cladding, Fiber Bragg gratings, Sensors, Single mode fibers, Structured optical fibers, Modulation, Resonance enhancement, Fiber optics sensors, Demodulation, Multimode fibers
Optical Interconnects
Nedal Al-Ababneh, Abdulla Al Jumah
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 115401 (29 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.115401
TOPICS: Sensors, Vertical cavity surface emitting lasers, Signal to noise ratio, Free space, Diffraction, Detector arrays, Systems modeling, Optical interconnects, Aluminum, Channel projecting optics
Interferometry
Trevor Moeller, L. Montgomery Smith, Frank Collins, Jesse Labello, James Rogers, Heard Lowry, Dustin Crider
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 115601 (2 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.115601
TOPICS: Crystals, Cryogenics, Reflectivity, Optical components, Water, Mirrors, Quartz, Temperature metrology, Optical testing, Interferometers
Holography
Amir Asgari, Houshang Kazaz, Mohammad Maleki, Naser Shabestari, Eesa Alidokht, Mahmood Bakhshandeh
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 115801 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.115801
TOPICS: Silver, Gold, Diffraction gratings, Photoresist materials, Holography, Diffraction, Metals, Optical design, Optics manufacturing, Solid state lasers
Ultraviolet and X-ray Applications
Mark Mentzer, James Gurganus
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 116501 (15 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.116501
TOPICS: X-rays, X-ray imaging, Scintillators, Imaging systems, Scintillation, Image storage, Cameras, 3D image reconstruction, 3D image processing, Video
Image Processing
Hoyoung Lee, Bong-Soo Jung, Jooyoung Jung, Byeungwoo Jeon
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 117001 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.117001
TOPICS: Motion estimation, Computer programming, Video coding, Optical engineering, Diamond, Control systems, Standards development, Algorithm development, Diamond patterning, Video
Levente Kovács, Andrea Kovács, Ákos Utasi, Tamás Szirányi
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 117002 (2 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.117002
TOPICS: Target detection, Target recognition, Video, Feature extraction, Visualization, Clouds, Optical engineering, Sensors, Data modeling, Image segmentation
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 117003 (1 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.117003
TOPICS: Super resolution, Signal to noise ratio, Infrared sensors, Sensors, Monte Carlo methods, Optical engineering, Infrared imaging, Error analysis, Data modeling, Bayesian inference
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 117004 (9 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.117004
TOPICS: Image fusion, Infrared imaging, Visible radiation, Infrared radiation, Image segmentation, Curium, Visual process modeling, Thermal modeling, Optical engineering, Color centers
Jiangyan Dai, Miao Qi, Xiaoxi Yu, Jun Kong
Opt. Eng. 51(11), 117005 (19 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.11.117005
TOPICS: RGB color model, Video, Video surveillance, Surveillance, Optical engineering, Binary data, Statistical analysis, Image segmentation, Light sources, Video processing