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Optical Engineering • Open Access

Guest Editorial Precision Machining of Optics
Author(s): Theodore T. Saito

Paper Abstract

An economical method of fabricating aspherics and optical design flexibility for an even broader family of optical shapes is now possible through precision machining of optics. One of the most exciting developments over the past few years has been in the area of diamond turning of optics. Diamond turning is now a recognized and sought-after technology.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 December 1978
PDF: 1 pages
Opt. Eng. 17(6) 176569 doi: 10.1117/12.7972284
Published in: Optical Engineering Volume 17, Issue 6
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Theodore T. Saito, Air Force Materials Laboratory-LTE (United States)

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