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  • Vol. 15, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1976
  • pp: 53–60

Heat trap: an optimized far infrared field optics system

D. A. Harper, R. H. Hildebrand, R. Stiening, and R. Winston  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 15, Issue 1, pp. 53-60 (1976)

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An ir field optics system has been designed that achieves the maximum flux concentration allowed by the Abbe sine inequality and provides efficient coupling to bolometer-type detectors.

© 1976 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: June 23, 1975
Published: January 1, 1976

D. A. Harper, R. H. Hildebrand, R. Stiening, and R. Winston, "Heat trap: an optimized far infrared field optics system," Appl. Opt. 15, 53-60 (1976)

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