We have applied a mathematical error motion compensation technique to improve radius measurements on a commercial instrument and removed a 0.14% bias from the measured radius value. The method uses a homogeneous transformation matrix formalism.
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A. D. Davies, T. L. Schmitz, N. Gardner, K. M. Medicus, and M. L. Vaughn, "Improving Radius Measurements on a Commercial Interferometer," in Frontiers in Optics, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper OFWC4.
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