Photophoretic asymmetry factors for an absorptive dielectric cylinder near a reflecting planar boundary
The effect of a perfectly reflecting boundary (i.e., planar wall) on the photophoretic asymmetry factors (PAFs) for an absorptive ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - December 1, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: F. G. Mitri Source Type: research

Thank you: editorial
Editor-in-Chief P. Scott Carney offers a closing editorial at the end of his term. (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 29, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: P. Scott Carney Source Type: research

Quantitative measurement of spatial coherence of electron beams emitted from a thermionic electron gun
In this study, quantitative measurement of the spatial coherence of electron beams emitted from a thermionic-emission gun was achieved for ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 29, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Shuhei Hatanaka Jun Yamasaki Source Type: research

Ruled surfaces generated by Risley prism pointers: I. Pointing accuracy evaluation and enhancement based on a structural analysis of the scan field inside the pointer
Based on the elementary concept of ruled surfaces, a new method relating to a structural analysis of the scan field distributed over the ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 29, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Yajun Li Source Type: research

Ellipticity-encrypted orbital angular momentum multiplexed holography
In this paper, we propose orbital angular momentum (OAM) multiplexing at different ellipticity channels using a computer-generated hologram ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 29, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Pengyu Cheng Sujuan Huang Cheng Yan Source Type: research

Blazed grating pupil remapping and rotational synthesis with computational phase correction for a two-aperture system
Multi-aperture imaging systems can be used to decrease the size, weight, and cost of an imaging system while retaining a resolution related ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 29, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah E. Krug David J. Rabb Source Type: research

Sampling analysis for Fresnel diffraction fields based on phase space representation
Numerical calculation of Fresnel diffraction is widely used in optical applications where wave propagation is needed. Most cases for ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 25, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Jiasheng Xiao Wenhui Zhang Hao Zhang Source Type: research

Measurement of chromatic aberrations using phase retrieval
We explore the feasibility of measuring chromatic aberrations using a technique based on phase retrieval, primarily for the purpose of ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 23, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Matthew D. Bergkoetter Brian E. Kruschwitz Seung-Whan Bahk James R. Fienup Source Type: research

FFT-based simulation of the hologram-recording process for light-in-flight recording by holography
We propose a numerical simulation method of the hologram-recording process for light-in-flight recording by holography (LIF holography) ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 22, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Takashi Kakue Tomoyoshi Inoue Tomoyoshi Shimobaba Tomoyoshi Ito Yasuhiro Awatsuji Source Type: research

IFDDA, an easy-to-use code for simulating the field scattered by 3D inhomogeneous objects in a stratified medium: tutorial
In this tutorial, we introduce a solver of monochromatic Maxwell equations made freely available ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 19, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Patrick C. Chaumet Daniel Sentenac Guillaume Maire Md Rasedujjaman Ting Zhang Anne Sentenac Source Type: research

Effect of unknown emitter intensities on localization accuracy in stochastic optical localization nanoscopy using single frames
The Cram é r – Rao lower bound (CRLB) indicates the inherent power of stochastic optical localization nanoscopy in spatially ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 19, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Yi Sun Yue Guan Source Type: research

Achieving ultra-long optical needles with a duplex vector optical field and parabolic hybrid mask
The optical needle generated by a tightly focused vector optical field (VOF) has attracted wide attention and been applied in various ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 18, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Peng-Cheng Zhao Xu-Zhen Gao Jia-Hao Zhao Yue Pan Zhong-Xiao Man Source Type: research

High-speed multiview imaging approaching 4pi steradians using conic section mirrors: theoretical and practical considerations
Illuminating or imaging samples from a broad angular range is essential in a wide variety of computational 3D imaging ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 17, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Kevin C. Zhou Al-Hafeez Dhalla Ryan P. McNabb Ruobing Qian Sina Farsiu Joseph A. Izatt Source Type: research

On the sampling requirements for ptychography
We investigate how the distance between probe positions and the resolution of measured diffraction patterns affects iterative ptychographic ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 15, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Sander Konijnenberg Source Type: research

Destroying and recovering spiral vortex beams due to figured perturbations
Using asymptotic approaches and an experiment supported by computer simulation, we examined transforming spiral vortex (SV) beams caused by ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 15, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: A. Volyar E. Abramochkin Ya. Akimova M. Bretsko Source Type: research

Method with high accuracy for phase retrieval in Fourier FPP based on the modified FCM and variational image decomposition
Phase retrieval with high accuracy remains one of the most challenging problems in Fourier fringe projection profilometry (FPP). The ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 15, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Qi Zhao Chen Tang Min Xu Zhenkun Lei Source Type: research

Spectral density of light waves on scattering from a collection of semisoft boundary particles
The scattering behavior of light waves from a collection of semisoft boundary particles is discussed. It is shown that the structural ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 13, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Qihang Dai Zhenfei Jiang Hange Wang Xiaoling Ji Tao Wang Source Type: research

Electron holography by planar electron backscattered diffraction patterns
Since Dennis Gabor introduced holography in 1948, it has been of interest to apply it to atomic scales. Electrons with high kinetic ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 9, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Matthias Gianfelice Carsten Westphal Source Type: research

Passive scintillometer: theory and field measurements
We propose the design of a low-cost passive scintillometer that measures the strength of optical turbulence by analyzing scintillation in ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 8, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Mikhail Charnotskii Source Type: research

Electrodynamic solution for polarized reflectivity and wide-field orientation imaging of uniaxial metals
The polarized reflectivity of an ideally smooth metal with a uniaxial anisotropic complex refractive index, for instance, metals with ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 8, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Brian G. Hoover Jonathan H. Turner Cesar H. Ornelas-Rascon Source Type: research

Image reconstruction approach for a high space-bandwidth product structured illumination microscopy system
Conventional structured illumination microscopy (SIM) utilizes a sinusoidal excitation pattern of frequency within the detection passband ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 8, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Krishnendu Samanta Joby Joseph Source Type: research

Optimal efficiency for passively coupling partially coherent light into mode-limited optical waveguides
In this paper, we examine the problem of coupling partially coherent light from a telescope into an optical fiber within the framework ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 4, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Yousef K. Chahine Sarah A. Tedder Jeremy Staffa Brian E. Vyhnalek Source Type: research

Math, color, and new additions to the team: editorial
Editor-in-Chief P. Scott Carney introduces the Journal ’ s newest Topical Editors, John Schotland and Minchen Wei. (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - November 1, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: P. Scott Carney Source Type: research

Pearcey beam tuning and caustic evolution
Based on the principle of catastrophe theory, by adding an additional phase factor, we adjust Pearcey beams, which therefore have a more ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 28, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Yihao Wang Source Type: research

Collimation and finite-size effects in suspended resonant guided-mode gratings
The optical transmission of resonant guided-mode gratings patterned on suspended silicon nitride thin films and illuminated at normal ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 28, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Christian Toft-Vandborg Alexios Parthenopoulos Ali Akbar Darki Aur é lien Dantan Source Type: research

Convergent numerical method for the reflector antenna problem via optimal transport on the sphere
We consider a partial differential equation (PDE) approach to numerically solve the reflector antenna problem by solving an optimal ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 28, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Brittany Froese Hamfeldt Axel G. R. Turnquist Source Type: research

Formulation of diffraction efficiencies of binary phase gratings for array illumination with ultrashort pulse beams
We present simple formulas for the diffraction efficiencies of a binary phase grating that performs array illumination with ultrashort ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 28, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Jun Amako Hidetoshi Nakano Source Type: research

δ -SP_N approximation for numerical modeling of directional sources and scattering
We propose the δ -SP_N approximation for the frequency domain coupled radiative transfer equations modeling fluorescence with ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 28, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Nishigandha Patil Naren Naik Source Type: research

Fast wavelet-based photoacoustic microscopy
A novel photoacoustic microscopy (PAM) structure, based on Haar wavelet patterns, is proposed in this paper. Its main goal is to mitigate ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 22, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Hassan Abbasi Seyed Masood Mostafavi Zahra Kavehvash Source Type: research

Refracting and reflecting interfaces transforming a given wavefront into another one
The aim of this work is threefold. First, following Luneburg and using our own notation, we review the Cartesian ovals. Second, we obtain ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 20, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Omar de Jes ú s Cabrera-Rosas Ernesto Esp í ndola-Ramos Adriana Gonz á lez-Ju á rez Israel Juli á n-Mac í as Magdalena Marciano-Melchor Paula Ortega-Vidals Carolina Rickenstorff-Parrao Edwin Rom á n-Hern á ndez Gilberto Silva-Ortigoza Ram ó n Sil Source Type: research

Light detection and ranging (lidar): introduction
In this introduction we provide an overview of the papers that were accepted for publication in the special issue on light detection and ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 20, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Zeev Zalevsky Gerald S. Buller Tao Chen Moshik Cohen Rory Barton-Grimley Source Type: research

Study of the origin of the complex beam profile of a hole-coupled free electron laser oscillator
Hole coupling is a way to extract laser beams from an optical cavity through a hole on a cavity mirror. Hole coupling is often used in free ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 20, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Heishun Zen Hideaki Ohgaki Source Type: research

Evaluation of the Waggoner computerized D15 color vision test using an iPad device
The W-D15 test, a computerized variant of the F-D15 test, is used to determine whether an individual with a color vision defect can safely ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 16, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Ali Almustanyir Reema Alduhayan Mosaad Alhassan Kholoud Bokhary Balsam Alabdulkader Source Type: research

Radiative transfer model for ground surface irradiance estimation: clear sky
In this work, a physical model based on the radiative transfer equation is presented to estimate the global solar irradiance on top of the ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 16, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Romuald Tapimo Myriam Lazard Guillaume Lambou Ymeli David Yemele Source Type: research

Modeling fluorescence reemission in the one-dimensional radiative transfer problem using the P3 approximation
A model of radiative transport in fluorescent, scattering media that accounts for fluorescence reabsorption and reemission effects ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 16, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Luke J. Sandilands Source Type: research

Occlusion disparity refinement for stereo matching through the geometric prior-based adaptive label search
In stereo matching, occlusion disparity refinement is one of the challenges when attempting to improve disparity accuracy. In order to ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 4, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Junwei Wang Wei Zhou Ziheng Qian Jiaqi Shen Hanming Guo Source Type: research

Quality factor of partially coherent Airy beams in a turbulent atmosphere
The quality factor of a partially coherent Airy beam in a turbulent atmosphere is investigated with the help of the extended ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 4, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Wei Wen Xianwu Mi Shaohua Xiang Source Type: research

Modal decomposition of complex optical fields using convolutional neural networks
Recent studies have shown convolutional neural networks (CNNs) can be trained to perform modal decomposition using intensity images of ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 4, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Mitchell G. Schiworski Daniel D. Brown David J. Ottaway Source Type: research

Depth-based removal of thermal reflection with the light-field theory
Thermal imaging is a useful imaging technique in many scenarios. It can capture the temperature distribution of scenes in the dark and see ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - October 4, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Xueqian Jin Ming Li Chenglei Peng Sidan Du Yang Li Source Type: research

Effects of lidar and radar resolution on DNN-based vehicle detection
Vehicle detection plays a critical role in autonomous driving, where two central sensing modalities are lidar and radar. Although many deep ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - September 24, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Itai Orr Harel Damari Meir Halachmi Mark Raifel Kfir Twizer Moshik Cohen Zeev Zalevsky Source Type: research

Rough layer scattering filled by elliptical cylinders from the method of moments combined with the characteristic basis function method and the Kirchoff approximation
In this paper, the electromagnetic field scattered by several 2D scatterers of any shape is calculated rigorously from the boundary ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - September 24, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Christophe Bourlier Source Type: research

Unsupervised feature learning and clustering of particles imaged in raw holograms using an autoencoder
Digital holography is a useful tool to image microscopic particles. Reconstructed holograms give high-resolution shape information ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - September 24, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Zonghua Liu Thangavel Thevar Tomoko Takahashi Nicholas Burns Takaki Yamada Mehul Sangekar Dhugal Lindsay John Watson Blair Thornton Source Type: research

Millisecond exoplanet imaging: II. regression equations and technical discussion
The leading difficulty in achieving the contrast necessary to directly image exoplanets and associated structures (e.g., protoplanetary ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - September 24, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Richard A. Frazin Alexander T. Rodack Source Type: research

Millisecond exoplanet imaging: I. method and simulation results
One of the top priorities in observational astronomy is the direct imaging and characterization of extrasolar planets (exoplanets) and ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - September 24, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Alexander T. Rodack Richard A. Frazin Jared R. Males Olivier Guyon Source Type: research

Combined diffractive optical elements with adjustable optical properties controlled by a relative rotation: tutorial
A pair of adjacent transmissive diffractive optical elements (DOEs) forms a combined DOE with tunable optical properties, as, for example, ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - September 22, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: S. Bernet Source Type: research

On the consistent choice of effective permittivity and conductivity for modeling graphene
Graphene has transformed the fields of plasmonics and photonics, and become an indispensable component for devices operating in the ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - September 22, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Youngjoon Hong David P. Nicholls Source Type: research

Simple formula used to predict superluminal reflection on a multidielectric mirror
For a multidielectric mirror, which is a stacking of N identical patterns, each consisting of several layers, we consider the limit ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - September 22, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: L. Dettwiller Source Type: research

Performance model of depth from defocus with an unconventional camera
In this paper, we present a generic performance model able to evaluate the accuracy of depth estimation using depth from defocus (DFD). ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - September 22, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: P. Trouv é -Peloux F. Champagnat G. Le Besnerais G. Druart J. Idier Source Type: research

Simple method to estimate the optical turbulence over snow and ice
A simple physics-based method for estimating optical turbulence (Cn2) within the surface layer over snow and ice is proposed, using the ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - September 18, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Qike Yang Xiaoqing Wu Su Wu Yajuan Han Changdong Su Shitai Zhang Chun Qing Source Type: research

Single-shot circular fringe projection for the profiling of objects having surface discontinuities
Fringe projection profilometry (FPP) is a widely used non-contact optical method for 3D profiling of objects. The commonly used linear ... (Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A)
Source: Journal of the Optical Society of America A - September 16, 2021 Category: Physics Authors: Jagadeesh Kumar Mandapalli Vaishnavi Ravi Sai Siva Gorthi Subrahmanyam Gorthi Rama Krishna Gorthi Source Type: research