Most popular SPIE Newsroom articles and Digital Library papers

Top SPIE Newsroom articles and papers from SPIE Journals and Conference Proceedings.

The SPIE Digital Library and the SPIE Newsroom are two great sources for photonics research. Using the most recent data available, here is a selection of the most frequently downloaded papers on the Digital Library, and the most read articles on the Newsroom.

SPIE Newsroom: Top articles for December 2017

1. Imaging the Cancer Cure
2. Clean boron fusion using extreme laser pulses
3. Fiber Bragg Gratings: Theory, Fabrication, and Applications
4. Upgradable radio-over-fiber transport system
5. Piezoelectric power generation in tires
6. Optomechanical Design in Five Easy Lessons
7. Double patterning lithography: double the trouble or double the fun?
8. Simultaneous head-up display windshield wedge-angle and layer-thickness measurements
9. Graphene-based wearable electronic patch for diabetes control
10. Low-level laser therapy: an emerging clinical paradigm


Top Downloads by Technology, from SPIE Journals and Proceedings


Proton irradiation results for long-wave HgCdTe infrared detector arrays for Near-Earth Object Camera

(J. Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems; 2016)  Open Access

First flight of the Gamma-Ray Imager/Polarimeter for Solar flares (GRIPS) instrument

(Proceedings of SPIE; 2016)  Open Access

Biomedical Optics & Medical Imaging

Communications & Information Technology

Defense & Security

Electronic Imaging & Signal Processing



Light Sources & Illumination

Lithography & Microelectronics




Remote Sensing