Editorial
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 080101 (19 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.080101
TOPICS: Optical engineering, Optical signal processing, Defense and security, Lead
OE Letters
Nimisha Agarwal, Qian Kemao
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 080501 (24 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.080501
TOPICS: Phase shifts, Fringe analysis, Error analysis, Fourier transforms, Algorithm development, Optical engineering, Computer science, Computer engineering, Phase retrieval, Denoising
Masayuki Hattori, Yosuke Tamada, Takashi Murata, Shin Oya, Mitsuyasu Hasebe, Yutaka Hayano, Yasuhiro Kamei
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 080502 (28 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.080502
TOPICS: Glasses, Adaptive optics, Tissues, Tissue optics, Etching, Microscopes, Point spread functions, Silicon, Microscopy, Natural surfaces
Takashi Katagiri, Keisuke Yaegashi, Yuji Matsuura
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 080503 (30 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.080503
TOPICS: Quantum cascade lasers, Absorption, Signal to noise ratio, Sensing systems, Gas lasers, Signal attenuation, FT-IR spectroscopy, Infrared spectroscopy, Gas sensors, Calibration
Special Section on Imaging Spectrometry
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 081801 (31 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.081801
TOPICS: Imaging spectrometry, Spectroscopy, Infrared radiation, Imaging systems, Sensors, Infrared imaging, Hyperspectral imaging, Remote sensing, Detection and tracking algorithms, Target detection
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 081802 (2 May 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.081802
TOPICS: Image registration, Spectroscopy, Image processing, Distortion, Imaging spectroscopy, Fourier transforms, Imaging arrays, Image restoration, Detection and tracking algorithms, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 081803 (2 May 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.081803
TOPICS: Spectroscopy, Imaging systems, Polishing, Spectral resolution, Sensors, Prisms, Hyperspectral imaging, Image filtering, Optical engineering, Prototyping
Michael Pieper, Dimitris Manolakis, Eric Truslow, Thomas Cooley, Michael Brueggeman, John Jacobson, Andrew Weisner
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 081804 (29 May 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.081804
TOPICS: Infrared imaging, Infrared radiation, Hyperspectral imaging, Long wavelength infrared, Thermography, Sensors, Algorithm development, Solid modeling, Performance modeling, Data acquisition
Di Bai, David Messinger, David Howell
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 081805 (2 June 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.081805
TOPICS: Analytical research, Cultural heritage, Hyperspectral imaging, Image enhancement, Visualization, Imaging systems, Visual analytics
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 081806 (7 June 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.081806
TOPICS: Interferometers, Spectrometers, Imaging spectrometry, Spectral resolution, Sensors, Target recognition, Remote sensing, Polarization, Heterodyning, Calibration
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 081807 (7 June 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.081807
TOPICS: Signal to noise ratio, Interference (communication), Sensors, Remote sensing, Atmospheric sensing, Atmospheric optics, Sensor performance, Multispectral imaging, Hyperspectral imaging, Image sensors
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 081808 (15 June 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.081808
TOPICS: Sensors, Hyperspectral target detection, Target detection, Detection and tracking algorithms, Digital filtering, Hyperspectral imaging
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 081809 (19 June 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.081809
TOPICS: Data modeling, Long wavelength infrared, Infrared radiation, Content addressable memory, Temperature metrology
Jie Chen, Lifu Zhang, Taixia Wu, Peng Zhang, Hongming Zhang
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 081810 (6 July 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.081810
TOPICS: Imaging systems, Imaging spectroscopy, Infrared spectroscopy, Spectral resolution, Visible radiation, Near infrared, Shortwaves, Infrared imaging, Short wave infrared radiation, Infrared radiation
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 081812 (22 July 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.081812
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 081813 (18 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.081813
TOPICS: Spectrometers, Sensors, Image resolution, Spectral resolution, Spatial resolution, Imaging systems, Objectives, Radiometric resolution, Diffraction, Optical engineering
Imaging Components, Systems, and Processing
Xiaoquan Liu, Xinwei Wang, Pengdao Ren, Yinan Cao, Yan Zhou, Yuliang Liu
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 083101 (4 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.083101
Michael Teutsch, Wolfgang Krüger, Jürgen Beyerer
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 083102 (16 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.083102
TOPICS: Image stacking, Image segmentation, Video, Cameras, Visualization, Motion detection, Image processing, Optical engineering, Image registration, Image enhancement
Yi Li, Rui Tian, Luqiao Yin, Jianhua Zhang
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 083103 (18 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.083103
TOPICS: Glasses, Laser bonding, 3D modeling, Printing, Interfaces, Scanning electron microscopy, Optical engineering, Particles, Absorption, Optical simulations
Gaoli Sang, Feixiang He, Rong Zhu, Shibin Xuan
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 083104 (19 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.083104
TOPICS: Head, Databases, Facial recognition systems, Feature extraction, Optical engineering, Convolutional neural networks, Error analysis, Data modeling, Image analysis, Image segmentation
Chao Zhang, Bindang Xue, Fugen Zhou
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 083105 (19 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.083105
TOPICS: Optical engineering, Binary data, Image filtering, 3D image processing, 3D modeling, Chaos, Image processing, Image classification, Dimension reduction, Visualization
Piotr Szablata, Pawel Lakowski, Janusz Pochmara
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 083106 (24 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.083106
TOPICS: Sensors, Inspection, Optical inspection, Infrared sensors, Cameras, Distance measurement, Image sensors, Error analysis, Optical engineering, Data processing
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 083107 (24 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.083107
TOPICS: Spatial filters, Optical simulations, Phased array optics, Diffusers, Scattering, Imaging systems, Light wave propagation, Optical filters, Optical engineering, Geometrical optics
Jing Gao, Rui Huang, Kai-ming Nie, Jiangtao Xu, Yi Li
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 083108 (30 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.083108
TOPICS: Modulation transfer functions, Image sensors, Signal to noise ratio, Mathematical modeling, Optical engineering, Spatial frequencies, Computer architecture, Sensors, CMOS sensors, Interference (communication)
Instrumentation, Techniques, and Measurement
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 084101 (4 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.084101
TOPICS: Sensors, Calibration, Mirrors, Profilometers, Silicon carbide, Optics manufacturing, Photovoltaics, Single point diamond turning, Interferometers, Polishing
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 084102 (18 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.084102
TOPICS: Glasses, Signal detection, Coherence (optics), Interfaces, Optical coherence tomography, Light sources, Fiber Bragg gratings, Interferometry, Fourier transforms, Calibration
Xinghua Chai, Fuqiang Zhou, Xin Chen
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 084103 (19 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.084103
TOPICS: Mirrors, Cameras, Stereo vision systems, Calibration, Imaging systems, Visual process modeling, Systems modeling, Image processing, 3D modeling, 3D image processing
Tao Liu, Feng Wang, Xuping Zhang, Lin Zhang, Quan Yuan, Yu Liu, Zhijun Yan
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 084104 (19 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.084104
TOPICS: Reflectivity, Signal to noise ratio, Fiber Bragg gratings, Signal detection, Sensing systems, Optical engineering, Spatial resolution, Nonlinear optics, Reflectometry, Communication engineering
Chao Deng, Wei Ren, Yao Mao, Ge Ren
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 084105 (21 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.084105
TOPICS: Feedback control, Control systems, Charge-coupled devices, Mirrors, Gyroscopes, Systems modeling, Calcium, Optical engineering, CCD cameras, Linear filtering
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 084106 (22 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.084106
TOPICS: Staring arrays, Image resolution, Sensors, Reconstruction algorithms, Coded apertures, Coded aperture imaging, Motion models, Spatial resolution, Imaging systems, Cameras
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 084107 (22 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.084107
TOPICS: Wavefronts, Photovoltaics, Sensors, Aspheric lenses, Diffractive optical elements, Freeform optics, Interferometry, Optical engineering, Metrology, Error analysis
Dahai Han, Min Zhang, Qing Li
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 084108 (26 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.084108
TOPICS: Receivers, Ultraviolet radiation, Telecommunications, Signal to noise ratio, Scattering, Signal processing, Signal detection, Monte Carlo methods, Lithium, Signal attenuation
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 084109 (29 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.084109
TOPICS: Magnetorheological finishing, Polishing, Calibration, Surface finishing, Error analysis, Optical spheres, Mirrors, Fluctuations and noise, Silica, Photovoltaics
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 084110 (30 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.084110
TOPICS: Lenses, Glasses, 3D printing, Prototyping, Optics manufacturing, Printing, Polymethylmethacrylate, Monochromatic aberrations, Wavefronts, Refractive index
Optical Design and Engineering
Wei Ren, Chao Deng, Yao Mao, Ge Ren
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 085101 (4 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.085101
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 085102 (19 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.085102
TOPICS: Reflectivity, Dielectrics, Reflectors, Refractive index, Genetic algorithms, Multilayers, Optical engineering, Stars, Biological research, Gold
Takao Tanabe, Masato Shibuya, Kazuhisa Maehara
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 085103 (21 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.085103
TOPICS: Statistical analysis, Zernike polynomials, Modulation transfer functions, Mathematical modeling, Image analysis, Tolerancing, Point spread functions, Optics manufacturing, Optical design, Optical engineering
Gabriel Birch, Bryana Woo, Andres Sanchez, Haley Knapp
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 085104 (24 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.085104
TOPICS: Fiber optic gyroscopes, Atmospheric particles, Particles, Optical testing, Cameras, Meteorology, Image quality, Imaging systems, Atmospheric optics, Stars
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 085105 (24 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.085105
TOPICS: Packaging, Semiconductor lasers, High power lasers, Resistance, Thermal effects, Heat flux, Optical simulations, Laser welding, Aluminum nitride, Laser damage threshold
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 085106 (30 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.085106
TOPICS: High power lasers, Mirrors, Glasses, Optical simulations, Absorption, Optical engineering, Resonators, Optical pumping, Laser crystals, Laser resonators
Hidetoshi Shinada, Katsuto Sumi, Tatsuo Shiina
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 085107 (30 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.085107
TOPICS: Polarization, Diffraction, Crystals, Mirrors, Acousto-optics, Spindles, Acoustics, Optical engineering, Crystal optics, Birefringence
Lasers, Fiber Optics, and Communications
Hiroki Kishikawa, Tadashi Kondo, Nobuo Goto, Srinivas Talabattula
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086101 (4 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086101
Yiwang Chen, Yichao Teng, Baofu Zhang, Pin Zhang, Jianhua Li, Lin Lu
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086102 (18 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086102
TOPICS: Microwave radiation, Electronic filtering, Modulation, Signal generators, Modulators, Optical simulations, Optical filters, Phase shift keying, Optical amplifiers, Signal attenuation
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086103 (19 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086103
TOPICS: Optical amplifiers, Polarization, Fiber lasers, Optical filters, Mode locking, Laser stabilization, Fiber amplifiers, Single mode fibers, Optical coherence tomography, Dispersion
Liang Qiao, Shangyu Liang, Xingyu Lu, Yingjun Zhou, Yi Jiang, Nan Chi
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086104 (21 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086104
TOPICS: Light emitting diodes, Telecommunications, Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing, Visible radiation, Modulation, Receivers, Signal to noise ratio, Communication engineering, Transmitters, Wireless communications
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086105 (21 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086105
TOPICS: Digital signal processing, Field programmable gate arrays, Phase shift keying, Signal processing, Receivers, Integrated optics, Lithium, Clocks, Optical engineering, Computer simulations
Farzaneh Mehrfar, Hadi Soofi, Ali Pourziad
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086106 (21 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086106
TOPICS: Waveguides, Silicon, Tunable filters, Refractive index, Electro optics, Electro optical modeling, Wave propagation, Electrodes, Dispersion, Optical engineering
Mohamad Dernaika, Niall Kelly, Ludovic Caro, Kevin Shortiss, Frank H. Peters
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086107 (22 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086107
TOPICS: Mirrors, Semiconductor lasers, Etching, Optical lithography, Electron beam lithography, Wet etching, Optical engineering, Reflectors, Ultraviolet radiation, Lithography
Xiao-Yu Wu, Bo Tian, Xi-Yang Xie, Jun Chai, He Li, Yan Jiang
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086108 (22 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086108
TOPICS: Solitons, Modulation, Nonlinear optics, Optical engineering, Optical fibers, Diffraction, Lithium, Photonics, Visualization, Dispersion
Xiaobin Wang, Wenyun Kang, Ping Xie, Nan Zong
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086109 (24 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086109
TOPICS: Raman spectroscopy, Crystals, Silicon, Laser crystals, Picosecond phenomena, Raman scattering, Laser applications, Pulsed laser operation, Optical engineering, Laser energy
Yan-biao Wang, Sha Wang, Guo-ying Feng, Shou-huan Zhou
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086110 (24 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086110
TOPICS: Semiconductor lasers, Pulsed laser operation, System on a chip, Continuous wave operation, Q switched lasers, Neodymium, Output couplers, Optical simulations, Laser stabilization, Polarization
Shoujun Ding, Xiaotao Yang, Qingli Zhang, Wenpeng Liu, Jianqiao Luo, Guihua Sun, Yuefei Ma, Dunlu Sun
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086111 (24 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086111
TOPICS: Crystals, Neodymium, Laser crystals, Q switched lasers, YAG lasers, Chromium, Semiconductor lasers, Continuous wave operation, Sun, Absorption
Qiang Fang, Xuelong Cui, Zhuo Zhang, Liang Qi, Wei Shi, Jinhui Li, Guoqing Zhou
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086112 (26 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086112
TOPICS: Fiber lasers, Pulsed laser operation, Second-harmonic generation, Semiconductor lasers, Fiber amplifiers, Laser systems engineering, Laser applications, Crystals, Cladding, Optical amplifiers
Wei Shao, Sujuan Huang, Musheng Chen, Xianpeng Liu, Wancai Xie
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086113 (30 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086113
TOPICS: Diffraction, Diffraction gratings, Spatial light modulators, Spiral phase plates, Holograms, Energy efficiency, Optical vortices, Computer generated holography, Analytical research, Wavefronts
Sheng-Hong Lin, Jin-Yuan Wang, Xu Bao, Yun Li
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 086114 (30 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.086114
TOPICS: Error analysis, Visible radiation, Light emitting diodes, Receivers, Telecommunications, Wireless communications, Analytical research, Atmospheric modeling, Optical engineering, Optical communications
Materials, Photonic Devices, and Sensors
Md. Rabiul Hasan, Sanjida Akter, M. Saifur Rahman, Kawsar Ahmed
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 087101 (17 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.087101
TOPICS: Sensors, Gold, Refractive index, Surface plasmons, Optical resolution, Telecommunications, Plasmonics, Chemical analysis, Coating, Silica
Vitaly Voloshinov, Dmitriy Porokhovnichenko, Evgeniy Dyakonov
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 087102 (22 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.087102
TOPICS: Acousto-optics, Crystals, Polarization, Acoustics, Diffraction, Ultrasonics, Wave propagation, Radio propagation, Electromagnetic radiation, Ultrasonography
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 087103 (24 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.087103
TOPICS: Mercury cadmium telluride, Sensors, Long wavelength infrared, Resistance, Photodiodes, Doping, Diffusion, Heterojunctions, Infrared detectors, Mercury
Oguzhan Akgol, Olcay Altintas, Elif Dalkılınc, Emin Unal, Muharrem Karaaslan, Cumali Sabah
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 087104 (26 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.087104
TOPICS: Sensors, Absorption, Dielectrics, Humidity, Resonators, Metamaterials, X band, Microwave radiation, Waveguides, Environmental sensing
Shengwen Qi, Hongguang Lu, Xueping Cheng, Edward Van Keuren
Opt. Eng. 56(8), 087105 (30 August 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.56.8.087105
TOPICS: Absorption, Nonlinear optics, Optical limiting, Bioalcohols, Refraction, Refractive index, Transmittance, Gaussian beams, Thermal optics, Lutetium