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1 March 1992 Teaching of lens design
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Proceedings Volume 1603, Education in Optics; (1992)
Event: Education in Optics, 1991, Leningrad, Russian Federation
Lens design is both the art and the science involved in the application of basic optical principles to the creation of a set of parameters describing a lens for an optical instrument employing refracting or reflecting components. The techniques involved in lens design incorporate the setup of a system using basic optical principles, the iteration of that initial description using geometrical optical principles and the analysis of the system in terms of its ability to convey information or energy to a detector.
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Robert R. Shannon "Teaching of lens design", Proc. SPIE 1603, Education in Optics, (1 March 1992);


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