After a few remarks about the beginnings of the Schneider company, its aims and its facilities, a few characteristic examples are given to explain the development of a number of Schneider lenses over a sixty-year period in the light of new knowledge and with the aid of new materials and new techniques and for new applications.
© 1974 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: July 13, 1973
Published: April 1, 1974
H. Klarmann and Frank Cooke, "Optical Activities of Jos. Schneider & Co.," Appl. Opt. 13, 707-711 (1974)