1 June 1974 The Development Of Image Evaluation Methods
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The existence of aberrations in image formation by mirrors and lenses was well appreciated, even in the 17th century. Newton, for example, devised and used a method for making paraboloidal mirrors, which were used. in telescopes to avoid the spherical aberration of the axial image of a distant object which is always present when a spherical reflector is used.
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H. H. Hopkins, "The Development Of Image Evaluation Methods", Proc. SPIE 0046, Image Assessment and Specification, (1 June 1974); doi: 10.1117/12.953976; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.953976


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