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Spherical Aberration And Diffraction Derived Via Fourier Optics
Author(s): Joe Geary; Phillip Peterson
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Paper Abstract

The classical spherical aberration structural coefficient for a plano-convex lens is compared to one derived via Fourier optics. The effects of these differences on diffraction are then studied in the maximum Strehl planes.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 February 1984
PDF: 3 pages
Opt. Eng. 23(1) 230152 doi: 10.1117/12.7973252
Published in: Optical Engineering Volume 23, Issue 1
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Joe Geary, Air Force Weapons Laboratory/ARLO (United States)
Phillip Peterson, Air Force Weapons Laboratory/ARLO (United States)

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