Optical Engineering

Optical Engineering

Optical Engineering publishes papers reporting on research and development in optical science and engineering and the practical applications of known optical science, engineering, and technology.

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Embedded and real-time vehicle detection system for challenging on-road scenes

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Special Section on Long-Range Imaging

Guest Editors: Daniel LeMaster, Szymon Gladysz, Andrew Lambert, and Michael Hart

Special Section on Imaging Spectrometry (in progress)

Guest Editors: John F. Silny, Emmett J. Ientilucci, Joseph Meola, and Thomas Chrien

Special Section on Infrared Sensors (complete)

Guest Editors: Arvind D'Souza and Paul D. LeVan

Special Section on Interferometry (in progress)

Guest Editors: Peter de Groot and Erik Novak

Special Section on Plasmonic Systems and Applications (in progress)

Guest Editors: Monica Allen, Jeffery Allen, Daniel Wasserman, G. V. Pavan Kumar, and Stefan Maier

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About the Journal


Contributed papers cover a broad range of subject classifications encompassing the general fields of:

  • Imaging Components, Systems, and Processing
  • Instrumentation, Techniques, and Measurement
  • Optical Design and Engineering
  • Lasers, Fiber Optics, and Communications
  • Materials, Photonic Devices, and Sensors

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ISSN: 0091-3286
E-ISSN: 1560-2303
Frequency: Monthly
Indexed in:
  • Science Citation Index
  • Current Contents - Physical, Chemical & Earth Sciences
  • Current Contents - Engineering, Computing & Technology
  • Inspec
  • Scopus
  • Ei Compendex
  • Astrophysics Data System

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