The SPIE Digital Library and the SPIE Newsroom are two great sources for photonics research. Using the most recent data available (1 July through 31 July), here is a selection of the most frequently downloaded papers on the Digital Library.
SPIE Digital Library July 2007
"Optical design of a compact imaging spectrometer for planetary mineralogy," Pantazis Mouroulis, R. Glenn Sellar, Daniel W. Wilson, James J. Shea, and Robert O. Green, Opt. Eng. 46, 063001 (2007).
"Evaluation of LED application in general lighting," Muqing Liu, Bifeng Rong, and Huub W. M. Salemink, Opt. Eng. 46, 074002 (2007).
"Theoretical simulation and experimental research on optical coherence tomography (OCT)," Tao Yuan, Ping Xue, Yi Chen, Wei Chen, and Die Yan Chen, Proc. SPIE Int. Soc. Opt. Eng. 3548, 142 (1998).
"Plasmon resonance coupling of metal nanoparticles for molecular imaging of carcinogenesis in vivo," Jesse Aaron, Nitin Nitin, Kort Travis, Sonia Kumar, Tom Collier, Sun Young Park, Miguel Jose-Yacaman, Lezlee Coghlan, Michele Follen, Rebecca Richards-Kortum, and Konstantin Sokolov, J. Biomed. Opt. 12, 034007 (2007).
"Simulation and deconvolution of an experimental OCT image," Ping Xue, Tao Yuan, Yi Chen, Wei Chen, and Die Yan Chen, Proc. SPIE Int. Soc. Opt. Eng. 3598, 18 (1999).
"Benchmark study of run-to-run controllers for the lithographic control of the critical dimension," Ziqiang (John) Mao and Wei Kang, J. Micro/Nanolith. MEMS MOEMS 6, 023001 (2007).
"Multiple scattering in optical coherence tomography signal: Monte Carlo modeling and experimental study," Gang Yao and Lihong V. Wang, Proc. SPIE Int. Soc. Opt. Eng. 3598, 10 (1999).
"Modeling the optical coherence tomography geometry using the extended Huygens-Fresnel principle and Monte Carlo simulations," Peter E. Andersen, Lars Thrane, Harold T. Yura, Andreas Tycho, and Thomas M. Joergensen, Proc. SPIE Int. Soc. Opt. Eng. 3914, 394 (2000).
"Phase error compensation for a 3-D shape measurement system based on the phase-shifting method," Song Zhang and Peisen S. Huang, Opt. Eng. 46, 063601 (2007).
"In vivo bladder imaging with microelectromechanical-systems-based endoscopic spectral domain optical coherence tomography," Zhenguo Wang, Christopher S. D. Lee, Wayne C. Waltzer, Jingxuan Liu, Huikai Xie, Zhijia Yuan, and Yingtian Pan, J. Biomed. Opt. 12, 034009 (2007).
"Optical coherence tomography of paper: Monte Carlo simulation for multilayer model," M. Y. Kirillin, R. Myllyla, and A. V. Priezzhev, Proc. SPIE Int. Soc. Opt. Eng. 6536, 65360P (2007).
"High-resolution three-dimensional optical coherence tomography imaging of kidney microanatomy ex vivo," Yu Chen, Peter M. Andrews, Aaron D. Aguirre, Joseph M. Schmitt, and James G. Fujimoto, J. Biomed. Opt. 12, 034008 (2007).
"Theoretical and practical considerations on detection performance of time domain, Fourier domain, and swept source optical coherence tomography," Bin Liu and Mark E. Brezinski, J. Biomed. Opt. 12, 044007 (2007).
"0.18 μm CMOS fully differential CTIA for a 32x16 ROIC for 3D ladar imaging systems," Jirar N. Helou, Jorge Garcia, Mayra Sarmiento, Fouad Kiamilev, and William Lawler, Proc. SPIE Int. Soc. Opt. Eng. 6294, 629409 (2006).
"Sequential PPC and process-window-aware mask layout synthesis," Apo Sezginer, Franz X. Zach, Bayram Yenikaya, Jesus Carrero, and Hsu-Ting Huang, Proc. SPIE Int. Soc. Opt. Eng. 6156, 615613 (2006).