A spheroidal coordinate separation-of-variables solution is applied to theoretically investigate the focusing and imaging properties of a symmetric biconvex microlens. Calculations are performed for five, ten, and twenty wavelength diameter microlenses.
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(220.0220) Optical design and fabrication : Optical design and fabrication
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J. P. Barton, "Electromagnetic Field for a Symmetric Biconvex Microlens with Arbitrary Illumination," in Frontiers in Optics, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper JWD65.