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Optical Engineering

Michael T. Eismann, Air Force Research Laboratory, USA

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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.

Scope (Click to expand subtopics)

  • 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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OE Intro Video Introduction to Optical Engineering from the Editor-in-Chief, Michael T. Eismann.

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Bellingham, WA 98227-0010 USA
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ISSN: 0091-3286
E-ISSN: 1560-2303
Publisher: SPIE
Frequency: Monthly (12 issues/year)
Year established: 1962
Format: Print and Online
Impact Factor*: 0.954
5-Year Impact Factor*: 0.926
Subject Category Ranking*: 63rd out of 86 journals in Optics
*Source: 2014 Web of ScienceTM Data
h5-index: 25