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  • Vol. 23, Iss. 16 — Aug. 15, 1984
  • pp: 2671–2672

Sign convention in trigonometric ray tracing

Jurgen R. Meyer-Arendt  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 23, Issue 16, pp. 2671-2672 (1984)

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Original Manuscript: October 1, 1983
Published: August 15, 1984

Jurgen R. Meyer-Arendt, "Sign convention in trigonometric ray tracing," Appl. Opt. 23, 2671-2672 (1984)

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  1. R. Kingslake, Optical System Design (Academic, New York, 1983), p. 29.
  2. W. J. Smith, Modern Optical Engineering (McGraw-Hill, New York, 1966), pp. 25, 249, 252.
  3. As pointed out to me by one of the reviewers of the manuscript.
  4. M. P. Keating, “Vergence, Vision, and Geometric Optics,” Am. J. Phys. 43, 766 (1975). [CrossRef]
  5. J. R. Meyer-Arendt, Introduction to Classical and Modern Optics (Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N.J., 1984), pp. 11, 38.

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