Editorial
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 070101 (19 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.070101
TOPICS: Optical engineering, Mining, Defense and security, Light emitting diodes
OE Letters
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 070501 (29 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.070501
TOPICS: Parallel processing, Computer programming, Image processing, Computer architecture, Image compression, Parallel computing, Optical engineering, Performance modeling
Review Papers
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 070901 (28 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.070901
TOPICS: Natural disasters, Sensors, Landslide (networking), Computing systems, Machine vision, Computer vision technology, Video, Flame detectors, Cameras, Remote sensing
Special Section on Computational Imaging
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 071401 (18 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.071401
TOPICS: Computational imaging, Imaging spectroscopy, Spectroscopy, Tomography, Imaging systems, Signal detection, Sensors, X-rays, Analog electronics, Plano
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 071402 (15 May 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.071402
TOPICS: Computed tomography, CT reconstruction, Reconstruction algorithms, Compressed sensing, Image restoration, Error analysis, 3D image processing, Algorithm development, Optical engineering, Computer simulations
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 071403 (14 May 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.071403
TOPICS: Sensors, Coded apertures, Relays, Modulation transfer functions, Imaging systems, Prisms, Calibration, Objectives, Lens design, Zemax
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 071404 (18 May 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.071404
TOPICS: Image fusion, High dynamic range imaging, Visualization, Image quality, Digital cameras, Optical engineering, Image processing, Cameras, Quality measurement, Sensors
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 071405 (15 May 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.071405
TOPICS: Image segmentation, Expectation maximization algorithms, Image processing, Imaging systems, Extremely high frequency, C++, Passive millimeter wave imaging, Metals, MATLAB, Image processing algorithms and systems
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 071406 (25 May 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.071406
TOPICS: Imaging systems, Spectral resolution, Hyperspectral imaging, Digital micromirror devices, Compressed sensing, Image compression, Cameras, Projection systems, Spatial resolution, Lamps
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 071407 (11 June 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.071407
TOPICS: High dynamic range imaging, Compressive imaging, Cameras, Imaging systems, Reconstruction algorithms, Sensors, Spatial light modulators, Interference (communication), Image processing, Image compression
Optical System Design
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073001 (5 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073001
TOPICS: Liquid lenses, Projection systems, Zoom lenses, Liquids, Optical design, Optimization (mathematics), Genetic algorithms, Integrated optics, Modulation transfer functions, Optical engineering
Imaging Systems
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073201 (5 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073201
TOPICS: Imaging systems, LIDAR, Polarization, Polarimetry, Radar imaging, Laser systems engineering, Cameras, Polysomnography, Roads, Electrical engineering
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073202 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073202
TOPICS: Cameras, Sensors, Polarizers, Stereoscopic cameras, Polarization, Cinematography, Image sensors, Electro optics, Photography, Control systems
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073203 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073203
TOPICS: Optical coherence tomography, Video, Coherence imaging, Graphics processing units, Video processing, Imaging systems, Signal processing, Video acceleration, Image processing, Data processing
Optical Fabrication
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073401 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073401
TOPICS: Precision glass molding, Glasses, Optical coatings, Glass molding, Testing and analysis, Thin film coatings, Annealing, Optical engineering, Adhesives, Oxidation
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073402 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073402
TOPICS: Polymers, Polymethylmethacrylate, Raman spectroscopy, Absorption, Microfluidics, Microscopes, Objectives, Confocal microscopy, Waveguides, Ionization
Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073601 (5 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073601
TOPICS: Polarization, Collimation, Wavefronts, Phase shifts, Prisms, Beam splitters, Mirrors, Interferometers, Optical engineering, Phase interferometry
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073602 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073602
TOPICS: Imaging systems, Modulation transfer functions, Image resolution, Image processing, Optical spheres, Speckle, Biomedical optics, Tissues, Holography, Objectives
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073603 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073603
TOPICS: Sensors, System on a chip, Calibration, Surface finishing, Aspheric lenses, Mirrors, Interferometry, Distance measurement, Polishing, Sensor calibration
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073604 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073604
TOPICS: Refractive index, Reflectivity, Interfaces, Glasses, Reflection, Transmittance, Spectrophotometry, Thin films, Optical testing, Manufacturing
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073605 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073605
TOPICS: Particles, Sensors, Metrology, Nanotechnology, Signal detection, Light scattering, Mie scattering, Scattering, Singular optics, Gaussian beams
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073606 (9 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073606
TOPICS: Bridges, Cameras, Inspection, Laser scanners, Error analysis, Photogrammetry, 3D modeling, Photography, Clouds, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073607 (17 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073607
TOPICS: Evolutionary algorithms, Error analysis, Optimization (mathematics), Optical engineering, Numerical analysis, Inspection, Sensors, Solids, Computer programming, Integrated optics
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073608 (18 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073608
TOPICS: Light emitting diodes, Modulation, Pulsed laser operation, Optical filters, Lamps, Optical engineering, Photodiodes, Temperature metrology, Light sources, Ranging
Thin Films
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 073801 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.073801
TOPICS: Air contamination, Interfaces, External quantum efficiency, Light scattering, Finite-difference time-domain method, Geometrical optics, Amorphous silicon, Scattering, Thin film solar cells, Thin films
Optical Components, Detectors, and Displays
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074001 (5 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074001
TOPICS: Phase only filters, Optical fibers, Speckle, LCDs, Diffusers, Fiber lasers, Ultrasonography, 3D displays, Prototyping, Reflectors
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074002 (5 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074002
TOPICS: Waveguides, Dispersion, Optical filters, Demultiplexers, Optical engineering, Wave propagation, Transmittance, Photonic crystals, Waveguide modes, Finite-difference time-domain method
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074003 (5 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074003
TOPICS: Gold, Bolometers, Microbolometers, Vanadium, Sensors, Oxides, Infrared radiation, Absorption, Reflectivity, Nitrogen
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074004 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074004
TOPICS: Silicon photomultipliers, Photodetectors, Bandpass filters, Linear filtering, Electronic filtering, Resistors, Optical engineering, Analog electronics, Sensors, Single photon
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074005 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074005
TOPICS: Image quality, Light sources, Germanium, Photonic crystals, Image resolution, Numerical simulations, Optical engineering, Fluctuations and noise, Astronomical engineering, Optical imaging
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074006 (18 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074006
TOPICS: Switches, Waveguides, Brain-machine interfaces, Refractive index, Modulation, Switching, Optical switching, Tolerancing, Electroluminescence, Polarization
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074007 (19 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074007
TOPICS: Mirrors, Silver, Electrodes, Quartz, Tunable filters, Microelectromechanical systems, Fabry–Perot interferometers, Infrared imaging, Optical filters, Gold
Lasers and Laser Optics
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074201 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074201
TOPICS: Fiber lasers, Fiber Bragg gratings, Q switched lasers, Graphene, Q switched fiber lasers, Pulsed laser operation, Mode locking, Reflectivity, Fiber optics sensors, Geometrical optics
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074202 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074202
TOPICS: Polarization, Solitons, Laser resonators, Phase velocity, Fiber lasers, Mode locking, Oscilloscopes, Birefringence, Picosecond phenomena, Semiconductors
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074203 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074203
TOPICS: Fiber lasers, Temperature metrology, Absorption, Refractive index, Cladding, Thermal effects, Sensors, Optical engineering, Fiber amplifiers, Numerical analysis
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074204 (9 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074204
TOPICS: Optical design, Etching, Semiconductor lasers, Computer aided design, Near field optics, Wave propagation, Waveguides, Beam shaping, Beam splitters, Optical engineering
Laser Applications
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074301 (18 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074301
TOPICS: Beam shaping, Optical simulations, Optimization (mathematics), Laser energy, Computer simulations, Optical engineering, Detection and tracking algorithms, Gaussian beams, Fourier transforms, Holography
Integrated Optics
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074601 (5 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074601
TOPICS: Waveguides, Luminescence, Luminous efficiency, Optical components, Reflectivity, Laser beam diagnostics, Refractive index, Optical fibers, Finite-difference time-domain method, Beam propagation method
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074602 (18 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074602
TOPICS: Acousto-optics, Adaptive optics, Waveguides, Polarization, Diffraction, Modulators, Acoustics, Bragg cells, Modulation, Crystals
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074603 (18 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074603
TOPICS: Switches, Waveguides, Electro optic polymers, Polymers, Switching, Refractive index, Electrodes, Electro optics, Dispersion, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 074604 (19 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.074604
TOPICS: Switching, Solids, Refractive index, Nonlinear optics, Beam propagation method, Mach-Zehnder interferometers, Optical engineering, Integrated optics, Modulation
Fiber Optics and Optical Communication
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 075001 (18 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.075001
TOPICS: Cladding, Fiber couplers, Optical fibers, Single mode fibers, Structured optical fibers, Sensors, Photonic crystal fibers, Optical engineering, Signal processing, Optical networks
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 075002 (18 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.075002
TOPICS: Gas lasers, Optical fibers, Silicon, Carbon monoxide, Silica, Reflectors, Cameras, Fiber lasers, Glasses, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 075003 (18 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.075003
TOPICS: Complex systems, Phase shift keying, Nonlinear optics, Polarization, Wavelength division multiplexing, Interference (communication), Modulation, Optical filters, Receivers, Dispersion
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 075004 (27 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.075004
TOPICS: Energy efficiency, Signal generators, Four wave mixing, Semiconductor optical amplifiers, Dispersion, Wave propagation, Nonlinear optics, Absorption, Beam propagation method, Modulation
Optical Interconnects
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 075401 (18 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.075401
TOPICS: Waveguides, Micromirrors, Beam splitters, Radio propagation, Polymers, Polymer multimode waveguides, Wave propagation, Light wave propagation, Optical interconnects, Silver
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 075402 (25 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.075402
TOPICS: Optical interconnects, Optical printed circuit boards, Waveguides, Connectors, Receivers, Vertical cavity surface emitting lasers, Transmitters, Packaging, Mobile devices, Data transmission
Interferometry
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 075601 (5 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.075601
TOPICS: Holography, Interferometers, Collimation, Wavefronts, Fourier transforms, Holographic interferometry, Cameras, Spatial frequencies, Linear filtering, Sensors
Holography
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 075801 (6 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.075801
TOPICS: 3D displays, Spatial light modulators, 3D image processing, Holography, Displays, Holograms, Image quality, 3D image reconstruction, Computer generated holography, Imaging systems
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 075802 (5 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.075802
TOPICS: Holograms, Volume holography, Printing, 3D image reconstruction, Computer generated holography, Holography, Liquid crystal on silicon, 3D printing, Wavefronts, 3D image processing
Remote Sensing
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 076201 (11 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.076201
TOPICS: Calibration, LIDAR, Control systems, Tin, Clouds, Optical engineering, Mirrors, Mathematical modeling, Stochastic processes, Error analysis
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 076202 (3 August 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.076202
TOPICS: Optical engineering, Data modeling, Image classification, Mahalanobis distance, Diffusion, RGB color model, Hyperspectral imaging, Spectroscopy, Matrices, Roads
Image Processing
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 077001 (5 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.077001
TOPICS: Nonuniformity corrections, Sensors, Calibration, Detection and tracking algorithms, Infrared radiation, Model-based design, Infrared imaging, Thermal modeling, Staring arrays, Black bodies
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 077002 (5 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.077002
TOPICS: Light sources and illumination, Reflectivity, Statistical modeling, Error analysis, Image resolution, RGB color model, 3D modeling, Optical spheres, Optical engineering, Light sources
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 077003 (5 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.077003
TOPICS: Motion estimation, Image filtering, Optical engineering, Video, Binary data, Electronics engineering, Video coding, Motion measurement, Image enhancement, Optical filters
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 077004 (9 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.077004
TOPICS: Speckle pattern, Speckle, Electronic filtering, Matrices, Image filtering, Error analysis, Gaussian filters, Nondestructive evaluation, Signal analyzers, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 51(7), 077005 (10 July 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.51.7.077005
TOPICS: Image classification, Image segmentation, Wavelets, Optical engineering, Image processing algorithms and systems, Databases, Cameras, Algorithm development, Stochastic processes, Image filtering