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27 November 2017 Air lens vs aspheric surface: a lens design case study
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Proceedings Volume 10590, International Optical Design Conference 2017; 105900B (2017)
Event: International Optical Design Conference - IODC 2017, 2017, Denver, United States
We discuss the behavior of air lenses in lens design. The structural aberration coefficients of a thin air lens are derived and compared with their glass thin lens counterpart. Examples are provided for a telephoto lens and the Monochromatic Quartet where air lenses or aspheric surfaces are used.
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Weichuan Gao and José Sasián "Air lens vs aspheric surface: a lens design case study", Proc. SPIE 10590, International Optical Design Conference 2017, 105900B (27 November 2017); doi: 10.1117/12.2287888;


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