Diffraction effects in interferometry

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Abstract

Besides the geometrical errors, interferometry suffers errors due to diffraction, because the wavefront aberrations of the test and reference beams change as they propagate. This paper addresses errors due to diffraction effects in interferometry.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptical Fabrication and Testing, OFT 2010
StatePublished - Dec 1 2010
EventOptical Fabrication and Testing, OFT 2010 - Jackson Hole, WY, United States
Duration: Jun 13 2010Jun 17 2010

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherOptical Fabrication and Testing, OFT 2010
CountryUnited States
CityJackson Hole, WY
Period6/13/106/17/10

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Zhou, P., & Burge, J. H. (2010). Diffraction effects in interferometry. In Optical Fabrication and Testing, OFT 2010 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).