Editorial
Michael T. Eismann
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 010101 (18 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.010101
TOPICS: Optical engineering, Optical communications, Electrical engineering, Photonics, Communication engineering, Telecommunications, Lithium, Defense and security, Statistical analysis, Optoelectronics
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 010102 (19 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.010102
TOPICS: Venus, Lithium, Sun, Optical engineering, Lutetium, Fluctuations and noise, Chaos, Mendelevium, Alternate lighting of surfaces, Holmium
Review Papers
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 010901 (24 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.010901
TOPICS: Terahertz radiation, Principal component analysis, Antennas, Electrodes, Gallium arsenide, Terahertz technology, Plasmonics, Nanostructures, Signal to noise ratio, Sensors
Special Section on Laser Damage III
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011000 (23 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011000
TOPICS: Laser induced damage, Optical coatings, Laser ablation, Optical engineering, Laser damage threshold, High power lasers, Multilayers, Pulsed laser operation, Laser systems engineering, Laser development
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011001 (30 June 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011001
TOPICS: Laser damage threshold, Hybrid fiber optics, Coating, Femtosecond phenomena, Laser induced damage, Resistance, Dielectrics, Refractive index, Silica, Electron beams
Ella Field, John Bellum, Damon Kletecka
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011002 (8 July 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011002
TOPICS: Coating, Ions, Mirrors, Etching, Metals, Laser induced damage, Optical coatings, Hybrid fiber optics, Laser optics, Optical testing
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011003 (11 July 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011003
TOPICS: Ions, Plasma, Antireflective coatings, Glasses, Laser induced damage, Laser damage threshold, Optical coatings, Contamination, Protactinium, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011004 (15 July 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011004
TOPICS: Hybrid fiber optics, Absorption, Interfaces, Near ultraviolet, Thin films, Laser induced damage, Laser damage threshold, Thin film coatings, Resistance, Ion beams
Ella Field, John Bellum, Damon Kletecka
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011005 (15 July 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011005
TOPICS: Coating, Antireflective coatings, Laser induced damage, Hybrid fiber optics, Optical coatings, Resistance, High reflection coatings, Particles, Laser damage threshold, Silica
Christian Mühlig, Simon Bublitz, Martin Lorenz
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011006 (18 July 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011006
TOPICS: Glasses, Absorption, Laser induced damage, Optical fibers, Calibration, Fiber Bragg gratings, Signal detection, Refractive index, Optical engineering, Continuous wave operation
Stefan Scharring, Jascha Wilken, Hans-Albert Eckel
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011007 (1 August 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011007
TOPICS: Pulsed laser operation, Optical spheres, Laser ablation, Optical simulations, Picosecond phenomena, Monte Carlo methods, Aluminum, Optical engineering, Laser energy, Beam shaping
Raluca A. Negres, Christopher W. Carr, Ted A. Laurence, Ken Stanion, Gabe Guss, David A. Cross, Paul J. Wegner, Christopher J. Stolz
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011008 (1 August 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011008
TOPICS: Aluminum, Optical coatings, Picosecond phenomena, Laser induced damage, Raster graphics, Dielectrics, Hybrid fiber optics, Multilayers, Pulsed laser operation, Laser systems engineering
Chao Shen, Xiang’ai Cheng, Zhongjie Xu, Ke Wei, Tian Jiang
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011009 (3 August 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011009
TOPICS: Particles, Plasma, Laser induced damage, Windows, Sodium, Liquids, Explosives, Laser processing, Electrons, Interferometry
Raoul-Amadeus Lorbeer, Stefan Scharring, Stephanie Karg, Jan Pastow, Lisa Pastuschka, Daniel Johannes Förster, Hans-Albert Eckel
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011010 (15 August 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011010
TOPICS: Laser ablation, Surface roughness, Picosecond phenomena, Pulsed laser operation, Aluminum, Gold, Copper, Laser systems engineering, Surface properties, Multilayers
Jinghua Han, Yaguo Li, Wei Han, Guoying Feng, Qiuhui Zhang, Ruifeng Hu, Yanyan Liu
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011011 (7 September 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011011
TOPICS: Particles, Metals, Pulsed laser operation, Thermodynamics, Optical filtering, Laser induced damage, Glasses, Optical engineering, Strontium, Thermal effects
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011012 (25 August 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011012
TOPICS: Optical coatings, Laser induced damage, Pulsed laser operation, Reflection, Picosecond phenomena, Femtosecond phenomena, Optical engineering, Laser damage threshold, Absorption, Humidity
Grady Phillips, William Bauer, Charles Fox, Ashley Gonzales, Nicholas Herr, Ryan Gosse, Glen Perram
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011013 (26 August 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011013
TOPICS: Oxidation, Fiber lasers, Laser irradiation, Carbon, Visible radiation, Cameras, Temperature metrology, Optical engineering, Calcium, Combustion
Simon Bardy, Bertrand Aubert, Laurent Berthe, Patrick Combis, David Hébert, Emilien Lescoute, Jean-Luc Rullier, Laurent Videau
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011014 (29 August 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011014
TOPICS: Aluminum, Laser ablation, Laser-matter interactions, Wave propagation, Modulation, Optical engineering, Optical simulations, Optical fiber cables, Process control, Laser processing
Anika Rämer, Lasse Haahr-Lillevang, Baerbel Rethfeld, Peter Balling
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011015 (8 September 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011015
TOPICS: Electrons, Particles, Laser optics, Scattering, Data modeling, Optical spheres, Laser scattering, Dielectrics, Electron holes, Ions
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011016 (8 September 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011016
TOPICS: Particles, Silica, Laser induced damage, Scanning electron microscopy, Fusion energy, Liquids, Optical engineering, Laser energy, Explosives, Laser systems engineering
William Bauer, Charlie Fox, Ryan Gosse, Glen Perram
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011017 (20 September 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011017
TOPICS: Laser irradiation, Visible radiation, Continuous wave operation, Temperature metrology, Spectroscopy, Molecules, Emission spectroscopy, Carbon, Fiber lasers, Molecular lasers
Ella Field, John Bellum, Damon Kletecka
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011018 (21 September 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011018
TOPICS: Refraction, Optical coatings, Niobium, Tantalum, Laser induced damage, Hybrid fiber optics, Absorption, Laser damage threshold, Refractive index, Resistance
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011019 (12 October 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011019
TOPICS: Laser optics, Laser induced damage, Optical coatings, Laser ablation, Hybrid fiber optics, Laser damage threshold, Absorption, Tantalum, Optical engineering, Microscopes
John Bellum, Ella Field, Damon Kletecka, Patrick Rambo, Ian Smith
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011020 (12 October 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011020
TOPICS: Coating, Glasses, Laser induced damage, Hybrid fiber optics, Interfaces, Reflection, Laser development, Silica, Optical engineering, Error analysis
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011021 (13 October 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011021
TOPICS: Modulation, Frequency converters, Optical components, Nonlinear optics, High power lasers, Near field optics, Laser induced damage, Control systems, Laser systems engineering, Optical damage
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011022 (17 October 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011022
TOPICS: Wavefronts, Gas lasers, Laser induced damage, Silica, Carbon monoxide, Resistance, Laser processing, Phase imaging, Pulsed laser operation, Optical engineering
Florian Gehring, Michel Boustie, Fabienne Touchard, Laurence Chocinski-Arnault, Stéphane Guinard, Sophie Senani
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011023 (25 October 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011023
TOPICS: Optical coatings, Glasses, Aluminum, Laser damage threshold, Composites, Finite element methods, Interfaces, Calibration, Pulsed laser operation, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011024 (4 November 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011024
TOPICS: Resistance, Laser damage threshold, Laser induced damage, Ultrafast phenomena, Laser systems engineering, Dielectrics, Multilayers, Optical coatings, Bioalcohols, Mirrors
Ravi Kiran Saripalli, Handady Bhat, Suja Elizabeth
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011025 (7 November 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011025
TOPICS: Phase matching, Crystals, Laser damage threshold, Laser crystals, Laser induced damage, Nonlinear crystals, Nonlinear optics, Second-harmonic generation, Pulsed laser operation, Crystallography
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011026 (30 November 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011026
TOPICS: Laser ablation, Artificial intelligence, Picosecond phenomena, Plasma, Dielectrics, Ionization, Pulsed laser operation, Laser damage threshold, Reflectivity, Data modeling
Hongping Ma, Xinbin Cheng, Jinlong Zhang, Bin Ma, Hongfei Jiao, Zhanshan Wang, Tongbao Li, Jin Yu, Zhijun Kang, Yongjian Tang
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011027 (8 December 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011027
TOPICS: Coating, Hybrid fiber optics, High reflection coatings, Laser induced damage, Refractive index, Optical engineering, Laser damage threshold, Diffraction, Lithium, Resistance
Special Section on Optical Refrigeration and Radiation-Balanced Lasers
Richard I. Epstein, Mansoor Sheik-Bahae
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011101 (19 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011101
TOPICS: Crystals, Laser crystals, Semiconductor lasers, Physics, Solids, Ytterbium, Glasses, Semiconductors, Cadmium sulfide, Luminescence
Biao Zhong, Hao Luo, Yanling Shi, Jianping Yin
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011102 (30 August 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011102
TOPICS: Crystals, Laser crystals, Ytterbium, Fiber lasers, Solids, Luminescence, Absorption, Laser applications, Cameras, Black bodies
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011103 (31 August 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011103
TOPICS: Glasses, Ytterbium, Nanocrystals, Crystals, Ions, Luminescence, Laser crystals, Laser applications, Ultraviolet radiation, Aluminum
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011104 (13 September 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011104
TOPICS: Luminescence, Absorption, Quantum efficiency, Laser systems engineering, Ytterbium, Optical engineering, Systems modeling, Ions, Optical pumping, Silica
Azzurra Volpi, Giovanni Cittadino, Alberto Di Lieto, Arlete Cassanho, Hans Jenssen, Mauro Tonelli
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011105 (5 October 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011105
TOPICS: Crystals, Absorption, Ytterbium, Optical cooling, External quantum efficiency, Temperature metrology, Crystal optics, Luminescence, Data modeling, Lutetium
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011106 (5 October 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011106
TOPICS: External quantum efficiency, Semiconductors, Luminescence, Semiconductor lasers, Temperature metrology, Solids, Metalorganic chemical vapor deposition, Semiconducting wafers, Optical engineering, Numerical simulations
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011107 (14 October 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011107
TOPICS: Crystals, Laser crystals, Absorption, Ytterbium, External quantum efficiency, Data modeling, Ions, Photons, Optical cooling, Luminescence
Special Section on Laser Damage III
S. Roger Qiu, Mary A. Norton, John Honig, Alexander M. Rubenchik, Charles D. Boley, Amy Rigatti, Christopher J. Stolz, Manyalibo J. Matthews
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011108 (24 October 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011108
TOPICS: Metals, Particles, Laser induced damage, Aluminum, Plasma, Spherical lenses, Mirrors, Reflectors, Multilayers, Laser systems engineering
Special Section on Optical Refrigeration and Radiation-Balanced Lasers
Ke-Zhao Du, Xingzhi Wang, Jun Zhang, Xinfeng Liu, Christian Kloc, Qihua Xiong
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011109 (14 November 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011109
TOPICS: Crystals, Cadmium sulfide, Laser crystals, Crystal optics, Upconversion, Crystallography, Luminescence, Wafer-level optics, Laser applications, Lamps
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011110 (16 December 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011110
TOPICS: Crystals, Mirrors, Absorption, Laser crystals, Temperature metrology, Spherical lenses, Luminescence, High power fiber lasers, Optical engineering, Sapphire
Bennett Smith, Xuezhe Zhou, E. James Davis, Peter Pauzauskie
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 011111 (2 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.011111
TOPICS: Nanowires, Nanorods, Optical tweezers, Particles, Absorption, Bismuth, Cadmium sulfide, Nanostructures, Second-harmonic generation, Atmospheric particles
Imaging Components, Systems, and Processing
Umut Sefercik, Gurcan Buyuksalih, Karsten Jacobsen, Mehmet Alkan
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 013101 (1 December 2016) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.013101
TOPICS: Data modeling, Model-based design, 3D modeling, Airborne laser technology, Clouds, Vegetation, Statistical analysis, Buildings, Optical engineering, Laser scanners
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 013102 (2 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.013102
TOPICS: Signal to noise ratio, Sensors, Sensor performance, Image quality, Modulation transfer functions, Quantum efficiency, Remote sensing, Optical engineering, Photography, Electro optical modeling
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 013103 (5 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.013103
TOPICS: Polarization, Image fusion, Terahertz radiation, Imaging systems, Confocal microscopy, Reflectivity, Continuous wave operation, Image quality, Lithium, Digital image processing
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 013104 (9 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.013104
TOPICS: Infrared cameras, Cameras, Thermography, Infrared imaging, Nonuniformity corrections, Stray light, Thermal effects, Temperature metrology, Staring arrays, Infrared detectors
Chen Li, Xu Zhang, Dawei Tu
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 013105 (11 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.013105
TOPICS: Calibration, 3D modeling, Cameras, Microlens, Microlens array, 3D image reconstruction, Sensors, Optical engineering, 3D image processing, Prototyping
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 013106 (12 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.013106
TOPICS: Arteries, Image segmentation, Angiography, Computed tomography, Clouds, Optical engineering, Hough transforms, Computer engineering, Data modeling, Computer science
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 013107 (13 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.013107
TOPICS: Holograms, Binary data, Sensors, Cameras, Holography, Reconstruction algorithms
Fanlu Wu, Hong Wei, Xiangjun Wang
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 013108 (24 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.013108
TOPICS: Roads, Distortion, Hough transforms, Distributed interactive simulations, Calibration, Image processing, Cameras, Optical engineering, Pollution control, Error analysis
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 013109 (25 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.013109
TOPICS: Fringe analysis, Error analysis, Interference (communication), Signal processing, Optical engineering, Computer simulations, Video, Statistical modeling, Software, Statistical analysis
Ji-Seong Jeong, Munkh-Uchral Erdenebat, Ki-Chul Kwon, Byung-Muk Lim, Ho-Wook Jang, Nam Kim, Kwan-Hee Yoo
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 013110 (31 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.013110
TOPICS: 3D modeling, 3D image reconstruction, Cameras, 3D image processing, Integral imaging, Data modeling, Clouds, Imaging systems, Image quality, 3D displays
Jiabiao Wang, Zhongbin Wang, Jing Xu, Chao Tan, Lei Si
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 013111 (31 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.013111
TOPICS: Distance measurement, Detection and tracking algorithms, Optimization (mathematics), Image filtering, Radium, Cameras, Mining, Image processing, Optical engineering, Binary data
Instrumentation, Techniques, and Measurement
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 014101 (5 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.014101
TOPICS: Wavefronts, Wavefront sensors, Sensors, Image sensors, Diffraction gratings, Diffraction, Spherical lenses, Computing systems, Computer simulations, Optical engineering
Suming Tang, Xu Zhang, Zhan Song, Hualie Jiang, Lei Nie
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 014102 (6 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.014102
TOPICS: Structured light, Binary data, 3D acquisition, Sensors, Optical engineering, Detection and tracking algorithms, 3D modeling, Image classification, Cameras, Calibration
Bing Pan, Yuejiao Wang, Long Tian
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 014103 (9 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.014103
TOPICS: Detection and tracking algorithms, Digital image correlation, Fourier transforms, Image registration, Optical engineering, Computer simulations, Numerical simulations, Error analysis, Solids, Safety
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 014104 (9 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.014104
TOPICS: Zoom lenses, Monochromatic aberrations, Interferometry, Glasses, Lenses, Wavefronts, Diffractive optical elements, Optical spheres, Wave propagation, Interferometers
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 014105 (12 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.014105
TOPICS: Interfaces, Prisms, Beam steering, Error analysis, Monte Carlo methods, Uncertainty analysis, Sodium, LIDAR, Optical engineering, Image quality
Pranav Kumar Pandey, Manoj Kumar, Varun Kumar, Chandra Shakher
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 014106 (24 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.014106
TOPICS: Magnetism, Temperature metrology, Fringe analysis, Diffusion, Refractive index, Interferometry, Digital filtering, Combustion, Speckle pattern, Speckle
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 014107 (25 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.014107
TOPICS: Long wavelength infrared, Environmental sensing, Reflection, Sensors, Signal to noise ratio, Infrared radiation, Meteorology, Bidirectional reflectance transmission function, Lithium, Solar radiation
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 014108 (31 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.014108
TOPICS: Cameras, 3D metrology, 3D image processing, Clouds, Image registration, X-rays, 3D modeling, 3D image reconstruction, Panoramic photography, Reconstruction algorithms
Andrey Leonidovich Sokolov
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 014109 (31 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.014109
TOPICS: Polarization, Optical vortices, Spiral phase plates, Phase shifts, Superposition, Optical components, Coating, Jones vectors, Optical engineering, Reflectors
Optical Design and Engineering
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 015101 (6 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.015101
TOPICS: Zoom lenses, Lenses, Wavefronts, Tolerancing, Geometrical optics, Optical engineering, Optical components, Zemax, Modulation transfer functions, Motion analysis
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 015102 (10 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.015102
TOPICS: Solar concentrators, Compound parabolic concentrators, Fresnel lenses, Lens design, Geometrical optics, Ray tracing, Zemax, Receivers, Glasses, Optical engineering
Bin Wang, Shengguan Qu, Xiang-Long Li
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 015103 (12 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.015103
TOPICS: Gold, Multilayers, Silicon carbide, Tantalum, Composites, Glasses, Thin films, Aluminum, Chromium, Mirrors
Dmitry Reshidko, Jose Sasian
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 015104 (23 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.015104
TOPICS: Wavefront aberrations, Optical engineering, Wavefronts, Imaging systems, Coded apertures, Ray tracing, Geometrical optics, Mirrors, Diffraction, Optical imaging
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 015105 (24 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.015105
TOPICS: Turbulence, Modulation transfer functions, Diffraction, Optical engineering, Imaging systems, Systems modeling, Phase shift keying, Atmospheric turbulence, Atmospheric modeling, Photons
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 015106 (26 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.015106
TOPICS: Polymers, Photomasks, Ultraviolet radiation, Microlens array, Microlens, Glasses, Scanning electron microscopy, Spherical lenses, Biomedical optics, Optical engineering
Mayur Chhipa, Massoudi Radhouene, Savarimuthu Robinson, Bhuvneshwer Suthar
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 015107 (31 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.015107
TOPICS: Photonic crystals, Coarse wavelength division multiplexing, Structural design, Crystals, Optical filters, Resonators, Dielectrics, Waveguides, Optical communications, Communication engineering
Lasers, Fiber Optics, and Communications
Long Chen, Linbo Zhang, Guanjun Xu, Jun Liu, Ruifang Dong, Tao Liu
Opt. Eng. 56(1), 016101 (5 January 2017) doi:10.1117/1.OE.56.1.016101
TOPICS: Laser stabilization, Semiconductor lasers, Laser applications, Laser systems engineering, Mirrors, Heterodyning, Reflectivity, Temperature metrology, Signal attenuation, Interference (communication)