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Applied Optics


  • Vol. 10, Iss. 3 — Mar. 1, 1971
  • pp: 619–624

Computer Generated Holograms for Testing Optical Elements

A. J. MacGovern and J. C. Wyant  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 10, Issue 3, pp. 619-624 (1971)

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The application of computer generated holograms to the interferometric testing of aspheric optical elements has been investigated, and it has been shown that they provide a convenient and practical method of producing an aspheric reference wavefront.

© 1971 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: June 10, 1970
Published: March 1, 1971

A. J. MacGovern and J. C. Wyant, "Computer Generated Holograms for Testing Optical Elements," Appl. Opt. 10, 619-624 (1971)

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