Use of the abbe sine condition to quantify alignment aberrations in optical imaging systems

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Abstract

Violation of Abbe's sine condition is well known to cause coma in axisymmetric imaging systems. We define non-symmetric violations, show how they come from misaligned optical systems, and how they causes image degradations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationInternational Optical Design Conference, IODC 2010
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557528933
DOIs
StatePublished - 2010
EventInternational Optical Design Conference, IODC 2010 - Jackson Hole, WY, United States
Duration: Jun 13 2010Jun 17 2010

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherInternational Optical Design Conference, IODC 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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