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  • Vol. 11, Iss. 6 — Jun. 1, 1972
  • pp: 1424–1425

New Technique for Estimating the MTF of an Imaging System from its Edge Response

P. L. Smith  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 11, Issue 6, pp. 1424-1425 (1972)

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Original Manuscript: February 23, 1972
Published: June 1, 1972

P. L. Smith, "New Technique for Estimating the MTF of an Imaging System from its Edge Response," Appl. Opt. 11, 1424-1425 (1972)

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