Optical Engineering

Editor-in-Chief: Michael T. Eismann, Air Force Research Laboratory, USA

Optical Engineering publishes peer-reviewed articles reporting on research, development, and applications of optics and photonics. Primary topical areas include: imaging components, systems, and processing; optical instrumentation, techniques, and measurement; optical design and engineering; lasers, fiber optics, and communications; and optical materials, photonic devices, and sensors.

On the cover: The figure is from the paper "Machine learning for quality assessment of ground-based optical images of satellites" by Trent Kyono et al., from Vol. 59, Issue 5.

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Special Section on Machine Learning in Optics

Guest Editors: Jonathan Howe, Travis Axtell, and Khan Iftekharuddin

Special Section on Active Spectroscopy

Guest Editors: Joseph Meola, Robert Bedford, Kristen Dewitt, Timothy Johnson, Christopher Kendziora

Special Section on Atmospheric Propagation

Guest Editors: Steven Fiorino, Alexander (Lex) M.J. van Eijk, Steve Hammel, Alexander (Lex) Berk

Special Section on Holography

Guest Editors: Maria Luisa Cruz Lopez, Pasquale Memmolo, Hao Zhang, Manoj Kumar, Osamu Matoba

Special Section on Terahertz and Infrared Optics: Towards Biophotonics

Guest Editors: Kirill I. Zaytsev, Irina N. Dolganova, Valery V. Tuchin, Vladimir N. Kurlov

Evolution properties of vector vortex beams passing through a paraxial optical system

Zongyi Peng, Fan Huang, and Xinting Jia

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