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  • Vol. 25, Iss. 20 — Oct. 15, 1986
  • pp: 3731–3734

Conic constant and paraxial radius of curvature measurements for conic surfaces

Rufino Diaz-Uribe and Alejandro Cornejo-Rodriguez  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 25, Issue 20, pp. 3731-3734 (1986)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.25.003731


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Abstract

From a set of previously derived equations for conic surfaces, we derived another set of equations from which the conic constant k and the paraxial radius of curvature r can be obtained, if at least three values of the longitudinal aberration X and their corresponding angles θ of the normals to the surface are measured. The procedure is useful when the area around the vertex surface cannot be used. Some experimental results are presented.

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History
Original Manuscript: April 30, 1986
Published: October 15, 1986

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Rufino Diaz-Uribe and Alejandro Cornejo-Rodriguez, "Conic constant and paraxial radius of curvature measurements for conic surfaces," Appl. Opt. 25, 3731-3734 (1986)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-25-20-3731


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