26 February 1982 Aberration Analysis Via Exact Surface Contributions
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Abstract
A development of the Aldis equations is presented which permits exact computation of the contribution of each surface to the aberration of a ray at the focal plane. This development allows for the analysis of the general, rotationally symmetric asphere. A surface-by-surface analysis with the Aldis equations is compared with a third-order analysis.
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Silas H. Brewer, Silas H. Brewer, } "Aberration Analysis Via Exact Surface Contributions", Proc. SPIE 0294, New Methods for Optical, Quasi-Optical, Acoustic, and Electromagnetic Synthesis, (26 February 1982); doi: 10.1117/12.932364; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.932364
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