Editorial
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 020101 (1 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.020101
TOPICS: Optical engineering, Signal processing, Image processing, Photonics, Lithium, Lutetium
OE Letters
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 020501 (21 January 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.020501
TOPICS: Birefringence, Sensors, Mirrors, Temperature metrology, Polarization, Optics manufacturing, Single mode fibers, Fiber optics sensors, Optical sensing, Visibility
Ryoichi Doi
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 020502 (25 January 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.020502
TOPICS: Binary data, Photography, Digital photography, Agriculture, Remote sensing, RGB color model, Visualization, Optical engineering, CMYK color model, Digital imaging
Ting Fan, Jiantao Lü, Na Li, Dingan Han
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 020503 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.020503
TOPICS: Nanoparticles, Ions, Lithium, Barium, Luminescence, Near infrared, Coating, Neodymium, X-ray diffraction, Scanning electron microscopy
Special Section on High-Energy Laser Systems and Components
John Albertine
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021001 (29 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021001
TOPICS: Weapons, Laser systems engineering, Laser development, Defense and security, Physics, Laser energy, Laser applications, Warfare, Gas lasers, Light emitting diodes
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021002 (5 October 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021002
TOPICS: Laser development, Defense and security, High power lasers, Radar, Pulsed laser operation, Laser applications, Optical components, LIDAR, Head, Optical engineering
Woohong Kim, Guillermo Villalobos, Colin Baker, Jesse Frantz, Brandon Shaw, Shyam Bayya, Bryan Sadowski, Ishwar Aggarwal, Michael Hunt, Jasbinder Sanghera
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021003 (5 October 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021003
TOPICS: Ceramics, Ytterbium, Spinel, Lutetium, Composites, Holmium, Absorption, Glasses, Silica, Luminescence
Zemskov Mikhalovich
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021004 (5 October 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021004
TOPICS: Laser scattering, Raman scattering, Cryogenics, Laser development, Laser damage threshold, Glasses, Pulsed laser operation, Liquids, Optical components, Scattering
Paul Merritt, John Albertine
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021005 (3 October 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021005
TOPICS: Telescopes, Control systems, Beam controllers, Mirrors, Laser systems engineering, Optical tracking, Atmospheric optics, Adaptive optics, Missiles, Fiber lasers
Vladimir Danilychev
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021006 (5 October 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021006
TOPICS: Gas lasers, Carbon monoxide, Laser development, Laser applications, Ionization, Electrodes, High power lasers, Laser optics, Electron beams, Nitrogen
Joung Cook
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021007 (5 October 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021007
TOPICS: Weapons, Defense and security, Missiles, Gas lasers, Laser development, Laser applications, Photons, Free electron lasers, Carbon monoxide, Airborne laser technology
David Kiel
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021008 (5 October 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021008
TOPICS: Weapons, Missiles, Laser applications, Defense and security, Solid state lasers, Fiber lasers, Laser development, Warfare, Beam controllers, Laser missile defense
John Wachs, Gerald Wilson
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021009 (5 October 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021009
TOPICS: Rockets, Defense and security, Target acquisition, Laser applications, Missiles, Artillery, C3I, Laser resonators, Optical tracking, Laser energy
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021010 (5 October 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021010
TOPICS: Cesium, Semiconductor lasers, Laser development, Rubidium, Pulsed laser operation, Optical pumping, Laser resonators, Mirrors, High power lasers, Continuous wave operation
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021011 (15 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021011
TOPICS: Adaptive optics, Turbulence, Tomography, Wave propagation, Atmospheric propagation, Scintillation, Deformable mirrors, Fourier transforms, Transmitters, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021012 (10 October 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021012
TOPICS: Ytterbium, Neodymium, High power lasers, Semiconductor lasers, Nd:YAG lasers, Diode pumped solid state lasers, Diodes, YAG lasers, Solid state lasers, Absorption
Joseph Blau, Keith Cohn, William Colson
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 021013 (15 November 2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.021013
TOPICS: Free electron lasers, Electrons, Electron beams, Oscillators, Optical amplifiers, Magnetism, Mirrors, X-rays, High power lasers, Optical resonators
Optical System Design
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 023001 (1 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.023001
TOPICS: Projection systems, Mirrors, Ultraviolet radiation, Cameras, Phase shifts, Light sources, Fringe analysis, Imaging systems, Infrared imaging, Translucency
Ho Ju Kang, Sang Uk Cho, Eung-Soo Kim, Chang-Seok Kim, Myung-Yung Jeong
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 023002 (12 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.023002
TOPICS: Light emitting diodes, Sapphire, Patterned sapphire substrate, Nanoimprint lithography, Optical lithography, Double patterning technology, Gallium nitride, Monte Carlo methods, Resistance, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 023003 (19 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.023003
TOPICS: Light emitting diodes, Imaging systems, Stray light, Mirrors, Endoscopes, Coating, Light sources and illumination, Sensors, Optical engineering, Lenses
Imaging Systems
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 023201 (1 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.023201
TOPICS: Optical filters, Sensors, Polarizers, Imaging systems, Signal to noise ratio, Staring arrays, Code v, RGB color model, Modeling and simulation, Linear polarizers
Zeev Zalevsky, Gal Elani, Eli Zoulay, Dan Ilani, Yevgeny Beiderman, Michael Belkin
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 023202 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.023202
TOPICS: Sensors, Cameras, Prototyping, Tongue, Cornea, Nerve, Image processing, Image transmission, Spatial resolution, Image resolution
Qi Li, Qi Wang, Zheng-Jun Liu
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 023203 (11 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.023203
TOPICS: LIDAR, Target recognition, Lithium, Optical engineering, 3D acquisition, Statistical analysis, 3D modeling, Feature selection, 3D image processing, Target detection
Optical Fabrication
Xiaodong Zhang, Fengzhou Fang, LinHui Yu, Lili Jiang, Yuewu Guo
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 023401 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.023401
TOPICS: Eye, Servomechanisms, Optical fabrication, Aspheric lenses, Eye models, Manufacturing, 3D modeling, Spindles, Mathematical modeling, Optical simulations
Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology
Inhwa Jung, Yong Joo Ra, Jong Yeog Son, Yong Tae Kang, Kyong-Yop Rhee
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 023601 (1 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.023601
TOPICS: Graphene, Silicon, Oxides, RGB color model, Dielectrics, Visibility, Multilayers, Optical microscopes, Visualization, Profilometers
Yu Huang, Wei Zhang, Ji-Ming He, Zhao-Ming Chen, Dong-Yun Tang, Li-Juan Liu, Shi-Xuan He
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 023602 (13 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.023602
TOPICS: Nanoparticles, Gold, Scattering, Imaging spectroscopy, Polarization, Surface plasmons, Light scattering, Spectroscopy, Particles, Nanorods
Optical Components, Detectors, and Displays
Xiaolong Cao, Jianquan Yao, Cai Yuan, Kai Zhong
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024001 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024001
TOPICS: Gallium arsenide, Terahertz radiation, Terahertz metamaterials, Computer simulations, Resonators, Metamaterials, Switching, Optoelectronics, Split ring resonators, Control systems
Lasers and Laser Optics
Junli Qi, Wenchao Sun, Jiali Liao, Yongming Nie, Xiaofeng Wang, Jun Zhang, Xishun Liu, Min Lu, Shaorong Chen, Ju Liu, Jiankun Yang, Jichun Tan, Xiujian Li, Hui Jia
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024201 (1 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024201
TOPICS: Polarization, Phase shift keying, Modulation, Liquid crystals, Mirrors, Optical engineering, Polarizers, Defense technologies, Wave plates, Phase modulation
Zhenxu Bai, Mingliang Long, Liyuan Chen, Meng Chen, Gang Li
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024202 (19 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024202
TOPICS: Q switching, Oscillators, Q switched lasers, Nd:YAG lasers, Neodymium, Pulsed laser operation, Amplifiers, Semiconductor lasers, Optical amplifiers, Laser systems engineering
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024203 (25 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024203
TOPICS: Etching, Silica, HF etching, Ultraviolet radiation, Absorption, Polishing, Surface finishing, Chemical elements, Optical simulations, Pulsed laser operation
Laser Applications
Xiaojuan Ning, Yinghui Wang, Xiaopeng Zhang
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024301 (5 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024301
TOPICS: Shape analysis, Scene classification, Optical spheres, Optical engineering, Image segmentation, Buildings, Classification systems, Image classification, 3D scanning, Laser scanners
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024302 (7 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024302
TOPICS: Nanoparticles, Silver, Laser ablation, Gold, Scanning electron microscopy, Particles, Pulsed laser operation, Absorption, Atomic force microscopy, Resistance
Aroosa Arabanian, Reza Massudi
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024303 (28 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024303
TOPICS: Silica, Glasses, Femtosecond phenomena, Plasma, Dispersion, Plasma generation, Ionization, Absorption, Refractive index, Micromachining
Optical Sensors
Mingwei Yang, Yuanhong Yang
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024401 (1 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024401
TOPICS: Modulation, Phase shift keying, Fiber optic gyroscopes, Sensors, Interference (communication), Oscilloscopes, Optical engineering, Light sources, Geometrical optics
Xinpu Zhang, Wei Peng, Yun Liu, Qingxu Yu
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024402 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024402
TOPICS: Fiber Bragg gratings, Sensors, Cladding, Temperature metrology, Fiber optics sensors, Refractive index, Fiber couplers, Wave propagation, Multiplexing, Single mode fibers
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024403 (5 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024403
TOPICS: Sensors, Calibration, Charge-coupled devices, Prototyping, Staring arrays, Optical engineering, Relays, Optical fibers, Microscopes, Imaging systems
Graham Wild, Steven Richardson
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024404 (6 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024404
TOPICS: Fiber Bragg gratings, Optical filters, Sensors, Systems modeling, Linear filtering, Video, Electronic filtering, Light sources, Optical fibers, Numerical modeling
Integrated Optics
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024601 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024601
TOPICS: Resonators, Gyroscopes, Waveguides, Integrated optics, Sensors, Scattering, Indium, Wave propagation, Photodetectors, Optical resonators
Sahar El-Naggar
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024602 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024602
TOPICS: Spatial filters, Transmittance, Polarization, Photonic crystals, Dielectrics, Metamaterials, Microwave radiation, Dielectric polarization, Optical engineering, Solids
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024603 (6 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024603
TOPICS: Oscillators, Acousto-optics, Optoelectronics, Microwave radiation, Crystals, Resonators, Laser stabilization, Phase measurement, Interference (communication), Laser crystals
Natsumi Saito, Yusuke Miura, Takuya Oshima, Masahi Ohkawa, Takashi Sato
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 024604 (20 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.024604
TOPICS: Waveguides, Sensors, Silicon, Silica, Polarizers, Optical engineering, Mechanical sensors, Interferometers, Etching, Sputter deposition
Fiber Optics and Optical Communication
Hui Zhou, Jianjun Yu, Jin Tang, Lin Chen
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 025001 (1 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.025001
TOPICS: Polarization, Multiplexing, Terahertz radiation, Signal detection, Four wave mixing, Semiconductor optical amplifiers, Modulation, Phase shift keying, Digital signal processing, Optical engineering
Shu Hu, Xiuyou Han, Pengsheng Wu, Yiying Gu, Jingjing Hu, Mingshan Zhao
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 025002 (1 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.025002
TOPICS: Microwave radiation, Single mode fibers, Time division multiplexing, Optical amplifiers, Optical switching, Dispersion, Switches, Modulators, Signal detection, Signal attenuation
Changchun Zhang, Yu Chen, Wei Mu, Chujun Zhao
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 025003 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.025003
TOPICS: Dispersion, Optical fibers, Dielectrics, Picosecond phenomena, Waveguides, Thin film coatings, Refractive index, Silica, Fiber lasers, Bessel functions
Yazan Alqudah
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 025004 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.025004
TOPICS: Receivers, Signal to noise ratio, Binary data, Transmitters, Channel projecting optics, Reflection, Optical engineering, Computer programming, Modulation, Radio optics
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 025005 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.025005
TOPICS: Phase shifts, Birefringence, Polarization, Polarization maintaining fibers, Quantization, Modulators, Data conversion, Analog electronics, Photon polarization, Tunable lasers
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 025006 (6 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.025006
TOPICS: Optical amplifiers, Distortion, Erbium, Fiber amplifiers, Ions, Optical engineering, Transient nonlinear optics, Pulsed laser operation, Telecommunications, Quantum cascade lasers
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 025007 (7 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.025007
TOPICS: Computing systems, Passive optical networks, Network architectures, Optical engineering, Reliability, Time division multiplexing, Field programmable gate arrays, Telecommunications, Data transmission, Control systems
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 025008 (12 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.025008
TOPICS: Signal generators, Singular optics, Modulators, Modulation, Radio optics, Single mode fibers, Microwave radiation, Eye, Signal detection, Optical amplifiers
Jianchao Cao, Yanfu Yang
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 025009 (18 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.025009
TOPICS: Modulators, Feedback control, Phase shift keying, Automatic control, Optical engineering, Mach-Zehnder interferometers, Modulation, Optical modulators, Binary data, Device simulation
Rong Hu, Qi Yang, Tao Gui, Xinquan Zhang, Xiao Xiao, Ming Luo, Shanhong You
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 025010 (21 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.025010
TOPICS: Forward error correction, Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing, Modulation, Optical networks, Signal to noise ratio, Networks, Optical engineering, Double sideband modulation, Telecommunications, Optical communications
Optical Computing, Optical Data Storage
Susan Xavier, Kabilan Arunachalam, Elizabeth Caroline, William Johnson
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 025201 (6 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.025201
TOPICS: Photonic crystals, Logic, Logic devices, Crystals, Binary data, Electromagnetism, Finite-difference time-domain method, Mirrors, Numerical simulations, Optical engineering
Atmospheric and Ocean Optics
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 026001 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.026001
TOPICS: Turbulence, Scintillation, Receivers, Atmospheric modeling, Sensors, Cameras, Optical engineering, Staring arrays, Distance measurement, Error analysis
Remote Sensing
Mehmet Alkan, Gurcan Buyuksalih, Umut Sefercik, Karsten Jacobsen
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 026201 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.026201
TOPICS: Buildings, Associative arrays, Image resolution, Satellites, Image analysis, Satellite imaging, Satellite communications, Optical engineering, Sensors, Control systems
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 026202 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.026202
TOPICS: Contamination, Sensors, Optical engineering, Signal attenuation, Detection and tracking algorithms, Transmittance, Mahalanobis distance, Long wavelength infrared, Hyperspectral imaging, Absorption
Shirui Zhang, Jihua Wang, Daming Dong, Wengang Zheng, Xiande Zhao
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 026203 (6 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.026203
TOPICS: Reconstruction algorithms, Methane, Detection and tracking algorithms, Biogases, Geometrical optics, Agriculture, Diodes, Absorption spectroscopy, Optimization (mathematics), Sensors
Radiometry, Infrared Systems, Tracking
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 026401 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.026401
TOPICS: Missiles, Infrared imaging, Neural networks, Infrared radiation, Detection and tracking algorithms, Binary data, Image processing, Algorithm development, Clouds, Computer simulations
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 026402 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.026402
TOPICS: Target detection, Detection and tracking algorithms, Sensors, Independent component analysis, Image segmentation, Data modeling, Hyperspectral target detection, Particle filters, Optical engineering, Performance modeling
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 026403 (5 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.026403
TOPICS: Infrared imaging, Infrared radiation, Short wave infrared radiation, Long wavelength infrared, Staring arrays, Imaging systems, Mid-IR, Gold, Infrared sensors, Silicon
Ultraviolet and X-ray Applications
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 026501 (18 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.026501
TOPICS: X-rays, Sensors, Wavefront sensors, Shearing interferometers, Wavefronts, X-ray characterization, X-ray sources, Absorption, Phase shifts, Charge-coupled devices
Image Processing
Xiao Zeng, Hua Huang
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 027001 (1 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.027001
TOPICS: Lawrencium, Databases, Super resolution, Image quality, Reconstruction algorithms, Optical engineering, Image resolution, Nonlinear optics, Principal component analysis, Transform theory
Ateş Akaydın, Ugur Güdükbay
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 027002 (1 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.027002
TOPICS: 3D modeling, Optical engineering, LIDAR, Image filtering, Virtual reality, 3D image processing, Image processing, Evolutionary algorithms, Digital filtering, Detection and tracking algorithms
Lu Yang, Gongping Yang, Yilong Yin, Rongyang Xiao
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 027003 (18 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.027003
TOPICS: Image quality, Databases, Veins, Feature extraction, Image classification, Image processing, Image filtering, Image enhancement, Optical engineering, Reliability
Machine Vision, Pattern Recognition
Kai Gao, He-xin Chen, Yan Zhao, Ying-nan Geng, Gang Wang
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 027201 (1 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.027201
TOPICS: Illumination engineering, RGB color model, Vector spaces, Distributed interactive simulations, Venus, Optical engineering, Communication engineering, Computer programming, Detection and tracking algorithms, 3D image processing
Qiang Zhang, Yunze Cai, Xiaoming Xu
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 027202 (1 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.027202
TOPICS: Databases, Facial recognition systems, Wavelets, Feature extraction, Image fusion, Optical engineering, Principal component analysis, Detection and tracking algorithms, Associative arrays, Simulation of CCA and DLA aggregates
Wei Li, Yang Wu, Masayuki Mukunoki, Michihiko Minoh
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 027203 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.027203
TOPICS: Cameras, Optical engineering, Distance measurement, RGB color model, Principal component analysis, Optimization (mathematics), Feature selection, Performance modeling, Mahalanobis distance, Lithium
Byoung Chul Ko, Deok-Yeon Kim, Ji-Hoon Jung, Jae-Yeal Nam
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 027204 (4 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.027204
TOPICS: Rutherfordium, Volume rendering, Wavelets, Detection and tracking algorithms, Binary data, Feature extraction, Optical engineering, Visualization, Wavelet transforms, Image classification
Yuan Wei, Li Jie, Fang Jun, Zhang Yongming
Opt. Eng. 52(2), 027205 (13 February 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.2.027205
TOPICS: RGB color model, Video, Flame detectors, Matrices, Performance modeling, Video surveillance, Databases, Optical engineering, Data modeling, Detection and tracking algorithms