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Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 28, Iss. 6 — Mar. 15, 1989
  • pp: 1047–1048

for the value of integralCollimation invariant technique for measuring the focal length of a lens

Joseph L. Horner  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 28, Issue 6, pp. 1047-1048 (1989)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.28.001047


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Abstract

We report a method for measuring the effective focal length of a lens without knowing the degree of collimation or the location of the principal planes of the lens.

© 1989 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: July 28, 1988
Published: March 15, 1989

Citation
Joseph L. Horner, "for the value of integralCollimation invariant technique for measuring the focal length of a lens," Appl. Opt. 28, 1047-1048 (1989)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-28-6-1047


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References

  1. K. A. Hoagland, “Focal Length Determining System,” U.S. Pat.3,495,913 (17 Feb.1970).
  2. J. L. McLaughlin, “Focus-Position Sensing Using Laser Speckle,” Appl. Opt. 18, 1042 (1979). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
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  4. T. D. Wise, J. B. Young, “Precise Measurement of Effective Focal Length,” Appl. Opt. 22, 3918 (1983).
  5. J. L. Horner, J. R. Leger, “Pattern Recognition with Binary Phase-Only Filters,” Appl. Opt. 24, 609 (1985). [CrossRef] [PubMed]

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