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1 January 1987 Determination Of The Wave Aberration Of The Human Eye Using A Phase Retrieval Algorithm.
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Proceedings Volume 0813, Optics and the Information Age; (1987) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.967150
Event: 14th Congress of the International Commission for Optics, 1987, Quebec, Canada
Abstract
Generally, the optical quality of the dioptrics of the human eye has been described in terms of the unidimensional modulation transfer function (M.T.F.) usually obtained from measurements of aerial images of lines test formed by the double pass through the optical medial). But due to the assimetries of the wave aberration of the eye, bidimensional information should be obtained for a complete evaluation. So, recently a hybrid optical-digital method for the determination of the bidimensional point spread function (P.S.F. and optical transfer function (O.T.F.) of the human eye has been presented293/. These functions although being of great utility for evaluation purposes do not carry all the optical information about the system as does the wave aberration. This is specially important in the case of the human eye, which always shows assymetries and irregular aberrations even in emmetropized eyes.
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Pablo Artel, Javier Santamaria, and Julian Bescos "Determination Of The Wave Aberration Of The Human Eye Using A Phase Retrieval Algorithm.", Proc. SPIE 0813, Optics and the Information Age, (1 January 1987); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.967150
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