The effects introduced by a plane diffraction grating on the diffracted wave front when a quasi-plane beam incides on it are calculated. Effects not previously discussed appear.
© 1984 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: June 18, 1983
Published: April 1, 1984
J. M. Simon and Mirta A. Gil, "Diffraction gratings and optical aberrations," Appl. Opt. 23, 1075-1078 (1984)