Editorial
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 060101 (4 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.060101
TOPICS: Cameras, Imaging systems, Analytical research, Positron emission tomography, Mining, Intellectual property, Lead, Optical engineering, Photonics, Stars
Review Papers
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 060901 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.060901
TOPICS: LIDAR, Sensors, Signal to noise ratio, Receivers, Avalanche photodetectors, Signal detection, Cameras, 3D image processing, Photons, Heterodyning
Special Section on Active Imaging: Concepts, Components, and Application
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 061301 (4 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.061301
TOPICS: Imaging systems, Analytical research, Sensors, Polarization, Speckle, Avionic systems, Laser applications, Transmitters, Receivers, Photons
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 061302 (7 May 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.061302
TOPICS: Speckle, Waveguides, Polarimetry, Semiconductor lasers, Solid state lasers, Imaging systems, Homogenization, Illumination engineering, Sensors, Laser sources
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 061303 (7 May 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.061303
TOPICS: Scattering, Fiber optic gyroscopes, Tomography, Imaging systems, Signal attenuation, Sensors, Eye, Light scattering, Laser scattering, Stereoscopy
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 061304 (1 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.061304
TOPICS: 3D image processing, 3D metrology, Projection systems, Stereoscopic cameras, Cameras, Photogrammetry, 3D image reconstruction, Imaging systems, 3D modeling, 3D imaging standards
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 061305 (22 May 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.061305
TOPICS: Staring arrays, 3D image processing, Pulsed laser operation, Avalanche photodetectors, Mercury cadmium telluride, Thermography, Readout integrated circuits, Avalanche photodiodes, LIDAR, Sensors
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 061306 (21 May 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.061306
TOPICS: Interference (communication), Fringe analysis, Signal processing, Phase retrieval, Optical engineering, Denoising, Phase shift keying, Fourier transforms, Error analysis, Digital filtering
Optical System Design
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063001 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063001
TOPICS: Zoom lenses, Computer programming, Structural design, Lens design, Optical engineering, Genetic algorithms, Genetics, Lenses, Image restoration, Testing and analysis
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063002 (6 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063002
TOPICS: Receivers, Free space optics, Telescopes, Mirrors, Combined lens-mirror systems, Optical tracking, Space telescopes, Aspheric lenses, Atmospheric optics, Free space optical communications
Imaging Systems
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063201 (29 May 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063201
TOPICS: Video, 3D image processing, 3D displays, Image processing, Video processing, Video compression, Optical engineering, Data modeling, Image compression, Video coding
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063202 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063202
TOPICS: Sensors, Infrared detectors, Long wavelength infrared, Infrared sensors, Mid-IR, Infrared radiation, Staring arrays, Photons, Signal to noise ratio, Imaging systems
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063203 (6 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063203
TOPICS: Optical coherence tomography, Dispersion, Point spread functions, Interferometers, Spectroscopy, Calibration, Light sources, Image segmentation, Image resolution, Phase shifts
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063204 (6 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063204
TOPICS: Cameras, Eye, Distance measurement, Calibration, Optical tracking, Imaging systems, Optical engineering, Sensors, Error analysis, Iris recognition
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063205 (11 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063205
TOPICS: Sensors, Signal processing, Super resolution, Cameras, Thermography, Mirrors, Image processing, Image enhancement, Detection and tracking algorithms, Image contrast enhancement
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063206 (13 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063206
TOPICS: Silicon, Avalanche photodetectors, Semiconductor lasers, Quantum wells, Sapphire, Diodes, Gallium nitride, Gallium, Imaging systems, Aluminum nitride
Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063601 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063601
TOPICS: Interferometers, Contact lenses, Fluid dynamics, Silicon, Eye, In vitro testing, Optical engineering, Phase shifts, Visualization, Cameras
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063602 (15 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063602
TOPICS: Cameras, Calibration, Image resolution, Clouds, Projection systems, Lithium, Binary data, Distortion, Optical engineering, Structured light
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063603 (4 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063603
TOPICS: 3D scanning, Scanners, 3D acquisition, 3D modeling, Clouds, Thermography, Infrared imaging, Infrared radiation, Metals, Reflectivity
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063604 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063604
TOPICS: 3D image processing, Motion measurement, 3D metrology, Optical engineering, Cameras, Image restoration, Error analysis, Video, Motion estimation, Detection and tracking algorithms
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063605 (11 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063605
TOPICS: Wavefronts, Interferometers, Optical engineering, Optical testing, Image registration, Distance measurement, Error analysis, Interferometry, Photovoltaics, Lithium
Thin Films
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 063801 (16 May 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.063801
TOPICS: Absorption, Metals, Terahertz radiation, Nickel, Chromium, Reflection, Thin films, Silicon, Solids, Dielectrics
Optical Components, Detectors, and Displays
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 064001 (4 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.064001
TOPICS: Waveguides, Photonic crystals, Slow light, Dispersion, Refractive index, Optical engineering, Electro optics, Switches, Transmittance, Communication engineering
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 064002 (8 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.064002
TOPICS: Sensors, Laser sintering, Field effect transistors, Superlattices, Staring arrays, Long wavelength infrared, Readout integrated circuits, Infrared sensors, Quantum efficiency, Gallium antimonide
Lasers and Laser Optics
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 064201 (11 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.064201
TOPICS: Transmittance, Tunable lasers, Semiconductor lasers, Crystals, Laser crystals, Thulium, Ions, Laser applications, Absorption, Output couplers
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 064202 (14 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.064202
TOPICS: Neodymium, Semiconductor lasers, Second-harmonic generation, Continuous wave operation, Laser crystals, Crystals, Ferroelectric materials, Diodes, Lithium, Output couplers
Laser Applications
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 064301 (4 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.064301
TOPICS: Eye, Interferometers, Laser safety, Standards development, Retina, Cornea, Visualization, Eye models, Safety, Laser systems engineering
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 064302 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.064302
TOPICS: Fiber lasers, Solitons, Polarization, Dispersion, Picosecond phenomena, Pulsed laser operation, Single mode fibers, Oscilloscopes, Numerical simulations, Optical engineering
Optical Sensors
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 064401 (11 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.064401
TOPICS: Modulation, Demodulation, Feedback signals, Error analysis, Fiber optic gyroscopes, Signal detection, Phase shift keying, Sensors, Phase shifts, Temperature metrology
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 064402 (8 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.064402
TOPICS: Magnetism, Fiber Bragg gratings, Magneto-optics, Edge detection, Molybdenum, Polarization, Optical fibers, Glasses, Refractive index, Optical communications
Fiber Optics and Optical Communication
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 065001 (4 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.065001
TOPICS: Modulators, Transmitters, Eye, Modulation, Signal detection, Picosecond phenomena, Telecommunications, Distortion, Optical engineering, Data communications
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 065002 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.065002
TOPICS: Multimode fibers, Telecommunications, Mathematical modeling, Optical engineering, Sensors, Communication engineering, Single mode fibers, Modulation, Digital signal processing, Lithium
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 065003 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.065003
TOPICS: Photonic crystal fibers, Computer programming, Error analysis, Optical engineering, Micro optical fluidics, Cladding, Linear filtering, Mechanics, Physics, Free space
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 065004 (4 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.065004
TOPICS: Dispersion, Cladding, Refractive index, Photonic crystal fibers, Wave propagation, Silica, Waveguides, Finite element methods, Photonic crystals, Communication engineering
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 065005 (6 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.065005
TOPICS: Fiber lasers, Optical amplifiers, Optical filters, Signal attenuation, Fiber amplifiers, Optical simulations, Doping, Electronic filtering, Absorption, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 065006 (8 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.065006
TOPICS: Signal to noise ratio, Microwave radiation, Analog electronics, Modulation, Signal detection, Photodetectors, Optical fibers, Semiconductor lasers, Laser damage threshold, Receivers
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 065007 (8 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.065007
TOPICS: Receivers, Data transmission, Photodiodes, Signal to noise ratio, Sensors, Optical engineering, Code division multiplexing, Transmitters, Computer programming, Fiber Bragg gratings
Atmospheric and Ocean Optics
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 066001 (4 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.066001
TOPICS: Monte Carlo methods, Scattering, Photons, Ocean optics, Channel projecting optics, Signal attenuation, Radiative transfer, Receivers, Light scattering, Laser scattering
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 066002 (6 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.066002
TOPICS: Temperature metrology, Scattering, Optical engineering, Error analysis, Rayleigh scattering, Water, Data modeling, Signal to noise ratio, Analytical research, LIDAR
Remote Sensing
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 066201 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.066201
TOPICS: Roads, Reconstruction algorithms, Image segmentation, Remote sensing, Optical engineering, Distortion, Image processing, Image analysis, Mathematics, Buildings
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 066202 (6 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.066202
TOPICS: Image retrieval, Image segmentation, Remote sensing, Feature extraction, Feature selection, Image processing, Distance measurement, Optical engineering, Binary data, Satellite imaging
Radiometry, Infrared Systems, Tracking
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 066401 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.066401
TOPICS: Target detection, Infrared imaging, Signal detection, Detection and tracking algorithms, Clouds, Radiometry, Optical filters, Infrared detectors, Optical engineering, Image filtering
Image Processing
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067001 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067001
TOPICS: Genetics, Computer programming, Inspection, Detection and tracking algorithms, Binary data, Evolutionary algorithms, Sensors, Defect detection, Algorithm development, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067002 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067002
TOPICS: Image contrast enhancement, Image processing, Visualization, Image enhancement, Optical engineering, Visual system, Electronics, Computer engineering, Control systems, Real-time computing
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067003 (5 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067003
TOPICS: Visual system, Contrast sensitivity, Target detection, Spatial frequencies, Lithium, Optical engineering, Curium, Image filtering, Illumination engineering, Imaging systems
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067004 (6 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067004
TOPICS: Motion estimation, Optical flow, Direct methods, Optical engineering, 3D image processing, Image restoration, 3D image reconstruction, Optical spheres, Error analysis, 3D modeling
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067005 (6 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067005
TOPICS: Image fusion, Medical imaging, Neural networks, Neurons, Visualization, Wavelets, Image processing, Atrial fibrillation, Discrete wavelet transforms, Infrared imaging
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067006 (6 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067006
TOPICS: Target detection, Neural networks, Thermography, Fuzzy logic, Detection and tracking algorithms, Infrared radiation, Infrared detectors, Digital filtering, Principal component analysis, Motion models
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067007 (6 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067007
TOPICS: Image filtering, Denoising, Image denoising, Optical filters, Optical engineering, Digital filtering, Cameras, Image quality, Image processing, Statistical analysis
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067008 (6 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067008
TOPICS: Image restoration, Image deconvolution, Deconvolution, Wavelets, Optical engineering, Visualization, Image filtering, Cameras, Image quality, Algorithm development
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067009 (8 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067009
TOPICS: Image filtering, Chemical species, Electronic filtering, Deconvolution, Image deconvolution, Image restoration, Optical filters, Image fusion, Visualization, Image quality
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067010 (8 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067010
TOPICS: Motion estimation, Visualization, Reliability, Optical engineering, Cameras, Statistical analysis, Distortion, Motion models, Electronics, Computer engineering
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067011 (11 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067011
TOPICS: Image compression, Visualization, Optical engineering, Image filtering, Image quality, Signal to noise ratio, Visual compression, Linear filtering, Spatial filters, Electronics
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067012 (11 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067012
TOPICS: Feature extraction, Databases, Principal component analysis, Autoregressive models, Optical engineering, Facial recognition systems, Sun, Pattern recognition, Machine learning, Matrices
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067013 (19 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067013
TOPICS: Signal to noise ratio, Image processing, Sensors, Digital image processing, Optical engineering, Quantization, Image quality, Interference (communication), Signal processing, Sodium
Opt. Eng. 51(6), 067014 (14 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.6.067014
TOPICS: 3D image processing, 3D image reconstruction, Distortion, 3D modeling, Mobile devices, Visualization, Cameras, 3D displays, Optical engineering, 3D acquisition
Machine Vision, Pattern Recognition