Editorial
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 020101 (21 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.020101
TOPICS: Optical engineering, Laser induced damage, Turbulence, Electro optics, Active remote sensing, LIDAR, Interferometry, Terahertz technology, Wavefront sensors, Infrared detectors
OE Letters
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 020501 (27 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.020501
TOPICS: Fiber Bragg gratings, Temperature metrology, Cladding, Sensors, Interferometers, Structured optical fibers, Refractive index, Single mode fibers, Fusion splicing, Fiber optics sensors
Special Section on Solid-State Lasers
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 021202 (12 September 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.021202
TOPICS: Optical parametric oscillators, Pulsed laser operation, Crystals, Nd:YAG lasers, Eye models, Laser applications, Oscillators, Fiber optic illuminators, Polarization, Birefringence
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 021203 (12 September 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.021203
TOPICS: Absorption, Crystals, Dielectrics, Laser crystals, Crystallography, Refractive index, Dielectric polarization, Polarization, Optical engineering, Ytterbium
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 021204 (14 September 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.021204
TOPICS: Mode locking, Fiber lasers, Optical filters, Laser resonators, Diffraction gratings, Polarization, Picosecond phenomena, Free space, Free space optics, Gaussian pulse
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 021205 (23 September 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.021205
TOPICS: LIDAR, Optical parametric oscillators, Laser induced damage, Optical components, Laser damage threshold, Wind energy, Oscillators, Optical amplifiers, Optical testing, Frequency conversion
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 021206 (5 October 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.021206
TOPICS: Tunable lasers, Fiber lasers, Raman spectroscopy, Crystals, Laser crystals, Quantum efficiency, Thulium, Ions, High power lasers, Diffraction
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 021207 (11 October 2017) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.021207
TOPICS: Light sources, Photonic crystal fibers, Fiber amplifiers, Supercontinuum generation, Tissue optics, Absorption, Ytterbium, Manufacturing, Laser damage threshold
Imaging Components, Systems, and Processing
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 023101 (6 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.023101
TOPICS: Stars, Optical flow, Space operations, Detection and tracking algorithms, Image segmentation, Optical tracking, Stray light, Lithium, Image filtering, Velocity measurements
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 023102 (8 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.023102
TOPICS: Calibration, Computed tomography, Sensors, 3D image reconstruction, 3D image processing, CT reconstruction, Optical engineering, Reconstruction algorithms, Tomography, Image restoration
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 023103 (14 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.023103
TOPICS: Reliability, Optical engineering, Venus, Image resolution, Databases, Binary data, RGB color model, Color and brightness control algorithms, Optimization (mathematics), Stereo vision systems
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 023104 (15 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.023104
TOPICS: Polarization, Digital holography, Liquid crystals, Holograms, Holography, Glasses, Camera shutters, Microscopy, Wave plates, Modulators
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 023105 (15 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.023105
TOPICS: Computed tomography, X-rays, Terahertz radiation, Bone, X-ray computed tomography, Reconstruction algorithms, Continuous wave operation, Sensors, Imaging systems, Absorption
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 023106 (16 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.023106
TOPICS: Image fusion, Image quality, RGB color model, Microscopy, Image processing, Digital imaging, 3D image processing, Visualization, Image visualization, Algorithm development
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 023107 (16 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.023107
TOPICS: Target detection, Mid-IR, Long wavelength infrared, Infrared radiation, 3D modeling, Optical engineering, Skin, Signal detection, Signal to noise ratio, Infrared detectors
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 023108 (26 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.023108
TOPICS: Wavelets, Continuous wavelet transforms, Terahertz radiation, Signal processing, Modulation, Image processing, Composites, Optical engineering, Data processing, Nondestructive evaluation
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 023109 (27 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.023109
TOPICS: Image compression, Image quality, Sensor performance, Image sensors, Electro optical modeling, Performance modeling, Sensors, Modulation transfer functions, Image processing, Point spread functions
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 023110 (27 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.023110
TOPICS: 3D image processing, 3D image reconstruction, Cameras, 3D acquisition, Image enhancement, Optical design, Detector arrays, Stereoscopy, Image resolution, Spatial resolution
Instrumentation, Techniques, and Measurement
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 024101 (7 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.024101
TOPICS: Point spread functions, Associative arrays, Turbulence, Atmospheric turbulence, Wave propagation, Atmospheric propagation, Wavefronts, Chemical species, Zernike polynomials, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 024102 (9 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.024102
TOPICS: Cameras, Sensors, Short wave infrared radiation, Line scan image sensors, Infrared cameras, Prisms, Infrared radiation, Prototyping, Calibration, Objectives
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 024103 (12 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.024103
TOPICS: Antennas, Modulation, Signal detection, Signal processing, Sensors, Electrodes, Receivers, Waveguides, Computer programming, Radar
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 024104 (19 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.024104
TOPICS: Semiconductor lasers, LIDAR, Target detection, Receivers, Sensors, Signal detection, Transmitters, Pulsed laser operation, Photodetectors, Distance measurement
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 024105 (22 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.024105
TOPICS: Atmospheric propagation, Turbulence, Wave propagation, Beam propagation method, Optical engineering, Atmospheric modeling, Probability theory, Anisotropy, Atmospheric propagation engineering, Performance modeling
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 024106 (22 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.024106
TOPICS: Visibility, LCDs, Optical engineering, Fiber optic illuminators, Light emitting diodes, Visual system, Light sources and illumination, Spectrophotometry, Blue light emitting diodes, Automatic control
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 024107 (23 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.024107
TOPICS: Wavefronts, Sensors, Diffraction gratings, Error analysis, Diffraction, Wavefront aberrations, Distortion, Calibration, Fourier transforms, Manufacturing
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 024108 (23 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.024108
TOPICS: Digital holography, Holograms, Holography, Mirrors, Objectives, Microscopy, Semiconducting wafers, Beam splitters, Interferometry, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 024109 (26 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.024109
TOPICS: Shearography, Cameras, Phase shifts, Polarization, Imaging systems, Pulsed laser operation, Charge-coupled devices, Interferometers, Sensors, Wavefronts
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 024110 (26 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.024110
TOPICS: Mirrors, Light emitting diodes, Sensors, Mathematical modeling, Optical engineering, Nickel, Error analysis, Free space optics, Actuators, Capacitance
Optical Design and Engineering
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 025101 (9 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.025101
TOPICS: Hybrid fiber optics, Polarizers, Optical coatings, Thin film coatings, Thin films, Laser induced damage, Refractive index, Surface roughness, Oxygen, Laser damage threshold
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 025102 (12 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.025102
TOPICS: Light emitting diodes, LED lighting, Resistance, Electronics, Automotive lighting, Thermal modeling, Temperature metrology, Light sources and illumination, Optical engineering, Prototyping
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 025103 (15 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.025103
TOPICS: Optical engineering, 3D modeling, Optical fibers, 3D image processing, Mirrors, Imaging systems, Systems modeling, Cameras, Image processing, Mirror pointing
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 025104 (20 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.025104
TOPICS: Zoom lenses, Infrared zoom, Chemical elements, Content addressable memory, Differential equations, Optical engineering, Modulation transfer functions, Chaos, Image quality, Infrared radiation
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 025105 (26 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.025105
TOPICS: Stray light, Telescopes, Space telescopes, Prototyping, Diffraction, Diffractive optical elements, Stars, Sensors, Fluctuations and noise, Transmittance
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 025106 (27 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.025106
TOPICS: Mirrors, Mirror pointing, Optical engineering, Iterative methods, Mirror mounts, Distance measurement, Spatial filters, Prototyping, Sensors, Mathematics
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 025107 (27 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.025107
TOPICS: Distortion, Mirrors, Lightweight mirrors, Finite element methods, Monochromatic aberrations, Optical engineering, Analytical research, Silicon carbide, Kinematics, Optical components
Lasers, Fiber Optics, and Communications
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026101 (5 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026101
TOPICS: Modulation, Signal detection, Signal to noise ratio, Signal processing, Optical engineering, Computer programming, Digital signal processing, Wavelength division multiplexing, Sensors, Transmitters
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026102 (6 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026102
TOPICS: Sensor networks, Sensors, Modulation, Passive optical networks, Signal to noise ratio, Data modeling, Single sideband modulation, Optical engineering, Head, Network architectures
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026103 (8 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026103
TOPICS: Polarization, Detection and tracking algorithms, Filtering (signal processing), Electronic filtering, Digital signal processing, Optical filters, Telecommunications, Optical communications, Optical engineering, Finite impulse response filters
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026104 (9 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026104
TOPICS: Modulators, Modulation, Optical engineering, Microwave radiation, Optical filters, Microwave photonics, Phase shift keying, Signal generators, Radio optics, Polarization
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026105 (9 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026105
TOPICS: Modulation, Polarization, Optical filters, Microwave photonic filters, Polarizers, Lithium, Microwave radiation, Bandpass filters, Phase modulation, Modulators
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026106 (9 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026106
TOPICS: Temperature metrology, Combustion, Absorption spectroscopy, Tunable diode lasers, Radiation thermometry, Sensors, Thermometry, Calibration, Optical engineering, Absorption
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026107 (13 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026107
TOPICS: Computer programming, Modulation, Optical communications, Telecommunications, Optical amplifiers, Signal detection, Binary data, Fiber amplifiers, Receivers, Digital signal processing
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026108 (14 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026108
TOPICS: Network architectures, Lithium, Reliability, Seaborgium, Optimization (mathematics), Particle swarm optimization, Curium, Networks, Passive optical networks, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026109 (14 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026109
TOPICS: Ceramics, Q switched lasers, Q switches, Pulsed laser operation, Thulium, Semiconductor lasers, Laser applications, Absorption, Solid state lasers, Mirrors
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026110 (15 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026110
TOPICS: Solitons, Supercontinuum generation, Photonic crystal fibers, Ultraviolet radiation, Dispersion, Visible radiation, Silica, Optical engineering, Scanning electron microscopy, Optical filters
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026111 (16 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026111
TOPICS: Glasses, Monochromatic aberrations, High power lasers, Laser systems engineering, Refractive index, Phase shifts, Optical engineering, Optical simulations, Photovoltaics, Fiber lasers
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026112 (16 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026112
TOPICS: Sensors, Liquids, Polymer optical fibers, Cements, UV optics, Light sources, Fiber optics sensors, Signal attenuation, Signal to noise ratio, Modulation
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026113 (19 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026113
TOPICS: Ultraviolet radiation, Visible radiation, Silica, Dispersion, Photonic crystal fibers, Nonlinear optics, Femtosecond phenomena, Modulation, Wave propagation, Solitons
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026114 (22 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026114
TOPICS: Signal to noise ratio, Receivers, Optical engineering, Eye, Interference (communication), Wavelength division multiplexing, Optical communications, Modulation, Error analysis, Sensors
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026115 (22 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026115
TOPICS: Optoelectronics, Microwave radiation, Resonators, Signal generators, Interference (communication), Oscillators, Modulators, Fiber amplifiers, Photodetectors, Modulation
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026116 (23 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026116
TOPICS: Modulation, Modulators, Polarization, Polarizers, Integrated optics, Microwave photonics, Frequency combs, Optical engineering, Phase shift keying, Signal generators
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026117 (26 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026117
TOPICS: Speckle pattern, Speckle, Digital image correlation, Signal to noise ratio, High speed cameras, Cameras, Foam, Optical engineering, Video, Distortion
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026118 (27 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026118
TOPICS: Fiber lasers, Single mode fibers, Mode locking, Dispersion, Supercontinuum generation, Pulsed laser operation, Mirrors, Distortion, Fiber amplifiers, Scanning probe microscopy
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026119 (27 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026119
TOPICS: Femtosecond phenomena, Fiber lasers, Surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy, Zone plates, Laser applications, Raman spectroscopy, Light wave propagation, Multimode fibers, Laser ablation, Beam propagation method
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026120 (27 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026120
TOPICS: Er:YAG lasers, Oscillators, Optical amplifiers, Wind energy, Q switching, Amplifiers, LIDAR, Pulsed laser operation, Heterodyning, Mirrors
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 026121 (27 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.026121
TOPICS: Ceramics, Q switched lasers, Holmium, Pulsed laser operation, YAG lasers, Energy efficiency, Fiber lasers, Absorption, Semiconductor lasers, Thulium
Materials, Photonic Devices, and Sensors
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 027101 (12 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.027101
TOPICS: GRIN lenses, Refractive index, Polymers, Photorefractive polymers, Polymer thin films, Multilayers, Monochromatic aberrations, Eye, Spherical lenses, Optical engineering
Opt. Eng. 57(2), 027102 (14 February 2018) https://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.2.027102
TOPICS: Reflectivity, Transmittance, Optical properties, Interfaces, Modulation, Magneto-optics, Magnetism, Structural design, Absorption, Optical engineering