Editorial
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 040101 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.040101
TOPICS: Optical engineering
OE Letters
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 040501 (27 March 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.040501
TOPICS: Phase shifts, Birefringence, Polarization, Polarizers, Wave plates, Linear polarizers, Light sources, Sensors, Phase measurement, Mica
Rui Hou, Jiana Changyue, Tingting He, Tengyue Mao, Jianwei Yu, Bo Lei
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 040502 (9 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.040502
TOPICS: Switching, Performance modeling, Interfaces, Optical engineering, Process modeling, Computer science, Telecommunications, Networks, Human-machine interfaces, Explosives
Special Section on Target Search and Detection Modeling
Optical System Design
Hui Zhou, Song Li
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043001 (16 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043001
TOPICS: Satellites, Retroreflectors, Satellite laser ranging, Lithium, Ray tracing, Mathematical modeling, Fluorescence correlation spectroscopy, Optical engineering, Signal attenuation, Manufacturing
Yoshio Tanaka, Shogo Tsutsui, Hiroyuki Kitajima
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043002 (24 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043002
TOPICS: Optical tweezers, Optical design, 3D image processing, Control systems design, Video, Control systems, Spatial light modulators, Phase contrast, Mirrors, Microscopes
Imaging Systems
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043201 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043201
TOPICS: Staring arrays, Imaging systems, Silicon, Eye, Charge-coupled devices, Semiconductor lasers, Video, Sensors, Pulsed laser operation, Night vision
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043202 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043202
TOPICS: Airglow, Imaging systems, Silicon, Indium gallium arsenide, Short wave infrared radiation, Quantum efficiency, Charge-coupled devices, Target acquisition, Infrared radiation, Near infrared
Andrew Woods, Chris Harris, Dean Leggo, Tegan Rourke
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043203 (5 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043203
TOPICS: Glasses, Printing, 3D image processing, Visualization, Eye, Optical filters, Light sources, Modulation, Lamps, RGB color model
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043204 (18 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043204
TOPICS: Reconstruction algorithms, Sensors, Nonlinear response, Detection and tracking algorithms, Compressed sensing, Image quality, Imaging systems, Image restoration, Error analysis, Algorithms
Sung-Man Kim, Seong-Min Kim
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043205 (24 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043205
TOPICS: Light emitting diodes, Spatial light modulators, Light sources, Solar cells, Energy efficiency, Light, Detection and tracking algorithms, Solar energy, Fresnel lenses, Target detection
Fan Wang, Fengmei Cao, Tingzhu Bai, Yulun Su
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043206 (24 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043206
TOPICS: Sensors, Visualization, Particle swarm optimization, Image sensors, Optimization (mathematics), Particles, Image compression, Video, Image resolution, Motion models
Optical Fabrication
Wenqiang Peng, Shengyi Li, Chaoliang Guan, Xinmin Shen, Yifan Dai, Zhuo Wang
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043401 (15 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043401
TOPICS: Polishing, Surface finishing, Magnetorheological finishing, Nanoparticles, Chemical species, Glasses, Silica, Materials processing, Optical engineering, Chemical analysis
Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology
Xueguang Wang, Zhaohui Wu, Zhong Zhou, Yupeng Wang, Wei Wu
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043601 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043601
TOPICS: Cameras, Combustion, High dynamic range imaging, Head, Visualization, Image segmentation, Image processing, Temperature metrology, Optical engineering, 3D image processing
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043602 (10 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043602
TOPICS: Calibration, Projection systems, Cameras, Distortion, Error analysis, Virtual colonoscopy, Optical testing, Imaging systems, Optical engineering, Structured light
Qiuying Wang, Zhao Qi, Feng Sun
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043603 (12 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043603
TOPICS: Fiber optic gyroscopes, Calibration, Error analysis, Sun, Navigation systems, Optical engineering, Software, Computer simulations, Filtering (signal processing), Data processing
Liansuo Wei, Yuan Guo
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043604 (15 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043604
TOPICS: Charge-coupled devices, Sensors, Control systems, Laser applications, Computing systems, Detector arrays, Optical engineering, Light sources, Computer engineering, Telecommunications
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 043605 (16 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.043605
TOPICS: Lawrencium, Signal to noise ratio, Scattering, Light scattering, Particles, Charge-coupled devices, Mie scattering, Optical engineering, Expectation maximization algorithms, Laser scattering
Optical Components, Detectors, and Displays
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 044001 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.044001
TOPICS: Sensors, Silicon, CCD image sensors, Germanium, Infrared detectors, Charge-coupled devices, Diodes, Quantum efficiency, Infrared sensors, Doping
Zhihu Wei, Rong Wang, Tao Pu, Tao Fang, Guodan Sun, Jilin Zheng
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 044002 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.044002
TOPICS: Polarization, Tunable filters, Modulators, Optical filters, Microwave photonic filters, Phase shifts, Polarizers, Microwave radiation, Microwave photonics, Photonic microstructures
Yuhua Huang, Qing Sun, Shichao Zhang
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 044003 (8 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.044003
TOPICS: Liquid crystals, Reflection, Optical filters, Reflectivity, Tunable filters, Sun, Ultraviolet radiation, Light, Light sources, Birefringence
Lasers and Laser Optics
Qi Feng, Yu Chen, Chujun Zhao, Ying Li, Jianguo Wen, Han Zhang
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 044201 (15 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.044201
TOPICS: Solitons, Graphene, Mode locking, Fiber lasers, Laser resonators, Picosecond phenomena, Nonlinear optics, Optical engineering, Single mode fibers, Continuous wave operation
Laser Applications
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 044301 (8 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.044301
TOPICS: Diamond, Temperature metrology, Scanning electron microscopy, Thermography, Raman spectroscopy, Infrared cameras, Beam shaping, Optical engineering, Gas lasers, Diffractive optical elements
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 044302 (12 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.044302
TOPICS: Thermal modeling, Laser induced damage, Laser energy, Glasses, Platinum, Finite element methods, Pulsed laser operation, Optical engineering, Optical microcavities, Optical components
Optical Sensors
Guilin Zhang, Minghong Yang, Min Wang, Dongwen Li, Xingang Wang
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 044401 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.044401
TOPICS: Structured optical fibers, Femtosecond phenomena, Sensors, Single mode fibers, Beam propagation method, Liquids, Fiber optics sensors, Multimode fibers, Optical engineering, Fusion splicing
Bo Hou, Philippe Grosso, Jean-Louis de Bougrenet de la Tocnaye, Marc Le Menn
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 044402 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.044402
TOPICS: Refractive index, Light scattering, Prisms, Optical testing, Charge-coupled devices, Temperature metrology, Light sources, Water, Sensors, Particles
Zihao Huang, Xiaoping Wang
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 044403 (5 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.044403
TOPICS: Sensors, Surface plasmons, Denoising, Interference (communication), Signal to noise ratio, Light sources, Refractive index, Gold, Image sensors, Water
Fuchuan Song, Daniela Pagliero, Carlos Meriles, Sang-Woo Seo
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 044404 (24 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.044404
TOPICS: Waveguides, Microfluidics, Optical fibers, Liquids, Glasses, Polarization, Channel projecting optics, Rapid manufacturing, Geometrical optics, Signal attenuation
Integrated Optics
Haibin Yu, Lei Chen, Kangye Li, Xiaoxu Deng
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 044601 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.044601
TOPICS: Modulation, Kerr effect, Modulators, Electro optic polymers, Polymers, Waveguides, Refractive index, Gold, Polymer multimode waveguides, Electrodes
Fiber Optics and Optical Communication
Ming Li, Pengfei Lu, Zhongyuan Yu, Yumin Liu, Lidong Zhang, Chuanghua Yang
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 045001 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.045001
TOPICS: Polarization, Satellites, Quantum communications, Satellite communications, Mirrors, Single photon, Optical engineering, Telecommunications, Receivers, Photon polarization
Yinfang Chen, Rong Wang, Tao Pu, Peng Xiang, Tao Fang, Fei Zhen, Jilin Zheng
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 045002 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.045002
TOPICS: Nonlinear optics, Optical filters, Nonlinear filtering, Interference (communication), Bandpass filters, Dispersion, Picosecond phenomena, Optical engineering, Terahertz radiation, Optical amplifiers
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 045003 (8 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.045003
TOPICS: Dispersion, Photonic crystal fibers, Refractive index, Waveguides, Silica, Doping, Picosecond phenomena, Cladding, Fluorine, Optical fibers
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 045004 (12 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.045004
TOPICS: Fiber Bragg gratings, Polarization maintaining fibers, Reflectivity, Polarization, Control systems, Polarizers, Birefringence, Fiber lasers, Laser stabilization, Ultraviolet radiation
Rui Hou, Jiana Changyue, Tingting He, Jianwei Yu, Bo Lei, Tengyue Mao
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 045005 (12 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.045005
TOPICS: Switching, Optical engineering, Optical networks, Networks, Network architectures, Performance modeling, Internet, Computer science, Wavelength division multiplexing, Dubnium
Qinglong Shu, Long Chen, Zizheng Cao, Lin Chen
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 045006 (18 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.045006
TOPICS: Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing, Single sideband modulation, Signal detection, Receivers, Modulation, Transmitters, Error analysis, Optical engineering, Signal processing, Channel projecting optics
Zhiping Zhou, Xingjun Wang, Huaxiang Yi, Zhijuan Tu, Wei Tan, Qifeng Long, Mei Yin, Yawen Huang
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 045007 (19 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.045007
TOPICS: Silicon, Optical communications, Telecommunications, Modulators, Waveguides, Photodetectors, Polarization, Silicon photonics, Brain-machine interfaces, Hybrid optics
Junwei Lang, Yueming Wang, Xizhong Xiao, Xiaoqiong Zhuang, Shengwei Wang, Jun Liu, Jianyu Wang
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 045008 (24 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.045008
TOPICS: Short wave infrared radiation, Signal to noise ratio, Scattering, Visibility, Shortwaves, Infrared imaging, Infrared radiation, Cameras, Light scattering, Imaging systems
Sharbani Roy, Vishnu Priye, Santosh Kumar
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 045009 (24 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.045009
TOPICS: Optical amplifiers, L band, Multiplexing, Absorption, MATLAB, Interference (communication), Erbium, Fiber amplifiers, Computer simulations, Optical simulations
Interferometry
Javier Diz-Bugarin, Benito Dorrio, Jesus Blanco, Marta Miranda, Ismael Outumuro, Jose Luis Valencia
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 045601 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.045601
TOPICS: Calibration, Semiconductor lasers, Interferometry, Interferometers, Refractive index, Temperature metrology, Ferroelectric materials, Humidity, Absorption, Phase shift keying
Holography
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 045801 (16 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.045801
TOPICS: Holograms, Holography, Diffraction, Multiplexing, Modulation, Photopolymers, Refractive index, 3D image reconstruction, Photopolymerization, Diffusion
Atmospheric and Ocean Optics
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 046001 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.046001
TOPICS: Point spread functions, Turbulence, Scintillation, Wave propagation, Statistical modeling, Optical engineering, Solids, Diffraction, Atmospheric propagation, Coherence (optics)
Ricardo Barrios, Federico Dios
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 046003 (19 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.046003
TOPICS: Data modeling, Turbulence, Global system for mobile communications, Free space optics, Receivers, Atmospheric turbulence, Atmospheric modeling, Diffusers, Wave propagation, Atmospheric optics
Remote Sensing
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 046201 (10 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.046201
TOPICS: Modulation transfer functions, Aerosols, Atmospheric modeling, Scattering, Spatial frequencies, Atmospheric particles, Point spread functions, Monte Carlo methods, Imaging systems, Databases
Radiometry, Infrared Systems, Tracking
Carlo Quaranta, Giorgio Balzarotti
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 046401 (15 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.046401
TOPICS: Radar, Infrared search and track, Data fusion, Error analysis, Process modeling, Motion models, Sensors, Data processing, Optical engineering, Detection and tracking algorithms
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 046402 (22 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.046402
TOPICS: Atmospheric modeling, Chromium, Infrared sensors, Infrared radiation, Sensors, Atmospheric propagation, Transmittance, Atmospheric sensing, Monte Carlo methods, Atmospheric optics
Adaptive Optics
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 046601 (19 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.046601
TOPICS: Silicon, Lenses, Liquids, Microlens, Modulation transfer functions, Refractive index, Transmittance, Glasses, Optical engineering, Optical testing
Machine Vision, Pattern Recognition
Kwang Yong Shin, Yeong Gon Kim, Kang Ryoung Park
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 047201 (3 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.047201
TOPICS: Iris recognition, Databases, Eye, Head, Sensors, Feature extraction, Image enhancement, Optical engineering, Image processing, Biometrics
Umair Soori, Peter Yuen, Ji Wen Han, Izzati Ibrahim, Wentao Chen, Kan Hong, Christian Merfort, Mark Richardson, David James
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 047202 (8 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.047202
TOPICS: Target detection, Cameras, Detection and tracking algorithms, Target recognition, Video, Data processing, Televisions, Sensors, RGB color model, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 047203 (15 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.047203
TOPICS: Roads, Sensors, Image segmentation, Floods, Binary data, Multispectral imaging, Geographic information systems, RGB color model, Detection and tracking algorithms, Optical engineering
Gee-Sern Hsu, Hsiao-Chia Peng, Shang-Min Yeh, Chyi-Yeu Lin
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 047204 (22 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.047204
TOPICS: Image segmentation, Sensors, Cameras, Specular reflections, Optical engineering, Imaging systems, Light sources and illumination, Computing systems, Stereo vision systems, Image processing
Video and Display Technologies
Yonghoon Kim, Gwanggil Jeon, Jechang Jeong
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 047401 (15 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.047401
TOPICS: Motion estimation, Avalanche photodetectors, Distortion, Video, Optical engineering, Computer programming, Video coding, Computer simulations, Electronics, Computer engineering
Physical Optics, Diffractive Optics
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 048001 (24 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.048001
TOPICS: Axicons, Wave plates, Polarization, Prisms, Liquid crystals, Glasses, Refractive index, Collimation, Transform theory, Optical tweezers
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 048002 (24 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.048002
TOPICS: Polarization, Objectives, Atrial fibrillation, Imaging systems, Optical engineering, Astronomical engineering, Applied physics, Optical tweezers, Antennas, Mirrors
Fourier Optics and Optical Signal Processing
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 048201 (15 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.048201
TOPICS: Computer programming, Fourier transforms, Digital holography, Optical correlators, Joint transforms, Image encryption, Optical image encryption, Computer security, Holography
Communications
Fei Liu, Johannes Rothe, Robert Horton, Alain Semet, Russell Evans, David Hwang
Opt. Eng. 52(4), 049701 (22 April 2013) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.52.4.049701
TOPICS: Gas lasers, Carbon monoxide, Pulsed laser operation, Optical simulations, Laser resonators, Laser applications, Output couplers, Atmospheric optics, Solar energy, Reflectivity